Cover Supervisors - Sports Coaches – Derbyshire, Leicestershire

ABC TeachersLeicestershire
Date posted:
Start date: October 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £60-£80 per day
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Cover Supervisors - Sports Coaches – Derby City

Sports coaches needed across Derby City and Derbyshire. Please called Sally on 01509 608017

ABC Teachers part of TES have flexible work available across Derbyshire and the East Midlands for Cover Supervisors in schools.  If you are looking at a career in education and want options for how we can help, please get in touch. We have vacancies in the following areas; Derby City, Swadlincote, Long Eaton, Ashbourne, Belpher, Burton upon Trent and surrounding areas.

If this sounds like an opportunity that would be suited to you, please call Sally on or email your up to date CV to

We are currently working with a large number of schools across Derby and Derbyshire would love to hear from people who are interested in a career in education, particularly Secondary schools.

In essence the role of a Cover Supervisor is to supervise pupils (in the absence of the regular teacher within the classroom/sports hall and ensure they carry out their regular lesson in a safe and suitable learning environment.

The types of people who make excellent cover supervisors are:

 -Sports Coaches

 -Youth Workers

 -Mentors

 -NQT's

About the Role: 

The role of a Cover Supervisor is extremely varied. You will ultimately cover for absent teachers within a Secondary School setting across a number of different subject areas. You will be a dynamic and flexible individual who is able to manage behavior whilst also building positive and long-lasting relationships with both pupils and staff.

• Oversee lessons across all subject areas (mostly KS3 and KS4)

• Deliver and facilitate work to be completed by pupils

• Manage behavioral issues as they arise

• Extracurricular activities throughout the school including sport, drama, music

• provide detailed feedback to the teacher to pick up upon their return to work

About the Schools:

·         Situated in and around Derby City and Derbyshire

·         Supportive cover team

·         Excellent management support

·         Schools proud of their reputation amongst the local Derbyshire authority

·         Supportive leadership that promote an ethos of togetherness

In order to be considered for this role, you will need to meet the following criteria:

·         Be eligible to work in the UK (must have a valid visa)

·         Hold a degree and/or minimum 20 days experience working with children

·         Commitment to support the ethos of the school

·         Be confident in using ICT in their professional role

·         Have excellent communication skills

·         Possess valid references, DBS/police checks

As well as being part of this school's community, working with ABC Teachers also gives you access to:

·         Competitive pay rates that are negotiable based on experience

·         Consultant exclusivity

·         Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to terms and conditions)

·         Reward scheme for staff referrals

Interested in applying?

If you are interested in this position, please contact Sally today on 01509 608017 or click the ‘Apply Now’ button below to submit your CV and personal details.

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