Cover Supervisor

  • Job Reference: ST0225
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £18.45 to £24.71 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Kayleigh Cross

Job Description

Secondary School Cover Supervisor

Are you seeking a rewarding opportunity in the field of education? Consider joining our team as a Cover Supervisor! At Stafflex Education, we collaborate closely with secondary schools across West Yorkshire, continuously seeking adaptable and resourceful individuals for day-to-day, short-term, and long-term assignments.

Role Overview:

As a Cover Supervisor, you'll step in during short-term absences of teaching staff across various subject areas. Your primary responsibilities will include managing the classroom environment, ensuring students remain focused on assigned tasks, maintaining discipline, addressing inquiries, and handling any immediate issues in line with school policies and procedures. This role is ideal for those pursuing a career in teaching, offering invaluable experience and skill-building opportunities.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Recent experience within an educational setting
  • Degree-level qualification
  • Flexibility and quick thinking
  • Strong behaviour management abilities
  • Adaptability, confidence, and passion for education
  • Comprehensive CV detailing the last 10 years of employment history with explanations for any breaks
  • Compliance with Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, and Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable)
  • Legal right to work in the UK
  • Willingness to attend a face-to-face registration interview

Why Choose Stafflex:

At Stafflex, we prioritise our relationships with both our cover supervisors and partner schools. We're dedicated to supporting your career journey at every stage. With over 20 years of experience, we're proud to be Huddersfield's most friendly, transparent, and ethical agency, rooted in our local community values.


  • Competitive pay aligned with School Teachers' Review Body recommendations
  • Weekly pay through our in-house payroll team (BACS/PAYE)
  • Dedicated holiday pay for paid annual leave
  • Guidance and assistance from our team of former teachers
  • Access to the Stafflex Hub
  • 24/7 telephone support
  • Convenient local assignments

Stafflex Education is an equal opportunities employer and an Education Recruitment Agency and Business. All candidates will undergo compliance procedures, including an enhanced DBS and reference check, in line with our commitment to safegu