School Cover Supervisor

  • Job Reference: ST0225
  • Date Posted: 30 May 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: Rosie Stahelin

Job Description

Join Our Team as a Secondary School Cover Supervisor!

Are you passionate about education and eager to make a difference in the lives of students? Stafflex Education invites you to become a valued Cover Supervisor! We partner with secondary schools across West Yorkshire, seeking dynamic and resourceful individuals for a variety of assignments-day-to-day, short-term, and long-term.

Role Overview:

As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining a positive and productive learning environment during teachers' short-term absences. Your key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the classroom and ensuring students stay focused on their tasks
  • Maintaining discipline and implementing school policies
  • Addressing students' inquiries and handling immediate issues
  • Gaining valuable experience and building skills, ideal for those pursuing a teaching career

What We're Looking For:

  • Experience: Recent work in an educational setting
  • Qualifications: Degree-level qualification
  • Skills: Strong behaviour management, adaptability, and quick thinking
  • Attributes: Confidence, passion for education, and flexibility
  • Documentation: Comprehensive CV detailing the last 10 years of employment, explanations for any breaks
  • Compliance: Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional references, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable)
  • Legal: Right to work in the UK
  • Commitment: Willingness to attend a face-to-face registration interview

Why Choose Stafflex?

At Stafflex, we prioritise building strong relationships with our cover supervisors and partner schools. With over 20 years of experience, we are Huddersfield's most friendly, transparent, and ethical agency, deeply 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)
  • Holiday Pay: Dedicated pay for annual leave
  • Support: Guidance from our team of former teachers
  • Resources: Access to the Stafflex Hub
  • 24/7 Support: Telephone assistance whenever you need it
  • Convenience: Local assignments that fit your schedule

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, as part of our commitment to safeguarding.

Ready to Make a Difference?

Embark on a fulfilling journey with Stafflex Education as a Cover Supervisor and help shape the future of students in West Yorkshire. Apply now and take the first step towards a rewarding career in education!