Job description

Role: Cover Supervisor
Location: Tameside
Salary: £70 – £90 per day
Start date: Flexible
Contract type: Full-time and Part-time roles available

GSL Education Manchester is currently looking to appoint several Cover Supervisors to work in schools across Tameside and the surrounding areas.

The role of a Cover Supervisor would suit someone who has previously worked as a support specialist in schools or has experience managing groups of secondary-aged pupils (ages 11 – 16) within a different setting. We are also interested in receiving applications from recent Graduates considering a career in the education sector and those who would like to gain more experience working with children.

GSL Education provides support to schools that require flexible education specialists to cover staff absences and other requirements. The assignments could be provided on the day, booked in advance and for the most part Monday through Friday between 8 am – 4 pm term time only. We also provide long-term specialists and, in most cases, opportunities for permanent work arise following these placements.

Duties and responsibilities of this Cover Supervisor opportunity in Tameside will include:
• Delivering pre-planned lessons independently during the class teacher’s absence
• Ensuring that the children are always in a safe learning environment
• Providing 1:1 and small group support within the classroom
• Ensuring pupils are learning and developing
• Managing any behavioural challenges within the classroom
• Being flexible and adaptable

Please be advised that this Cover Supervisor role in  Tameside requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection and that successful applicants must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS on the update service which we will support you in the application for.

Recommend a Friend this November!! Receive £200 if you can recommend anyone for this opportunity, they must work 10 days for GSL and after which you will receive your bonus!

For more information on working with GSL Education as a Cover Supervisor in  Tameside, please contact Hayley Fenlon at GSL Education today. To apply, please submit an up-to-date CV via the application link.