Cover Supervisor, South Birmingham

ABC Teachers LimitedSouth Birmingham
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: GBP £60 - £80 per day
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

ABC teachers, part of TES, is looking to recruit forward thinking Cover Supervisors in South Birmingham. 

This is an excellent way of gaining vital school experience if you are an aspiring teacher, looking to continue a successful teaching career, or wanting to begin a rewarding career in a school. 

ABC Teachers have an outstanding reputation and are in high demand for reliable Cover Supervisors for ‘good’ and ‘outstanding’ schools in South Birmingham. 

The Role 

Cover Supervisors will be provided with a lesson plan to deliver to a class of 28-30, across the 11-16 provision. The lessons that you will cover could vary lesson to lesson, day to day depending on the everchanging need of the schools. 

You will not be required to plan lessons, mark work as all this will be done by the class teacher. 

What qualifications do I need?

You don’t need a specific teaching qualification to become a cover supervisor, you need to have 25 days or more experience working with groups of children. This doesn’t necessarily have to of been in a school setting, experience can be gained from an array of different routes. 

These could be:

Camp America 

Football Coaching

Youth work

Dance Teacher

School placements 

Voluntary work etc


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All staff must hold an enhanced DBS disclosure which must also be registered to the Update Service (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you), need to provide professional or academic references and attend a face to face interview. A prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. 

About ABC Teachers:

ABC Teachers are a leading teaching agency offering a fresh approach to education recruitment. We work with teachers, teaching assistants and cover supervisors in both supply and permanent positions.

We are proud to work in partnership with Tes in finding the highest calibre staff for their school.

ABC Teachers are REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency. Candidates’ pay rates are competitive and in line with the AWR policy meaning that after a qualifying period, supply teachers can be paid to the comparable scale offered by the school (subject to qualifying criteria).

Please be aware that telephone calls to and/or from ABC Teachers may be recorded for training, safeguarding and compliance purposes.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Degree qualified (preferred but not essential) and recent experience working in sole charge of groups of children (within the last 3 years).

Working with ABC Teachers:

As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, you will receive:

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria

• Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period)

• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to

• FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £370

• Uncapped referral bonus scheme (subject to T&C)

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How to apply

If you are interested in this position, then please contact Lorna or Matt on 01543 410 500 or submit your details.

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