Cover Supervisor (Full Time)

EW North East

Newcastle Upon Tyne
2 available positions




We are currently seeking dedicated and reliable individuals to join our team as Full-Time Cover Supervisors in the Newcastle area. As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a vital role in maintaining continuity of education by supervising classes during the short-term absence of teachers. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are passionate about education and seeking a fulfilling role in a dynamic school environment.


  • Supervise classes in the absence of the regular teacher, ensuring a positive and productive learning environment.
  • Implement pre-prepared lesson plans and activities provided by the absent teacher, maintaining continuity of instruction.
  • Manage classroom behavior and enforce school policies and procedures to ensure a safe and respectful learning environment.
  • Support students in their learning by providing guidance and assistance with classroom activities and assignments.
  • Respond to student inquiries and provide clarification on lesson content as needed.
  • Maintain accurate records of student attendance and behavior during class periods.
  • Collaborate with school staff and administrators to address any issues or concerns that arise during the absence of the regular teacher.
  • Participate in school-wide activities and events as required.


  • Availability for full-time work, Monday through Friday, during regular school hours.
  • A genuine passion for working with young people and supporting their educational development.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and interact effectively with students and colleagues.
  • Strong classroom management skills and the ability to maintain a positive and orderly learning environment.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work across different subjects and year groups as needed.
  • Previous experience working in a school setting or with young people is desirable but not essential.
  • A commitment to upholding the values and ethos of the school community.


  • Full-time position with regular hours and consistent work schedule.
  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience in education and develop skills in classroom management and instruction.

If you are passionate about education and seeking a rewarding full-time role as a Cover Supervisor in the Newcastle area, we encourage you to apply for this position. To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in the role and relevant experience. We look forward to welcoming motivated individuals to our team of dedicated educators!

Education World is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children in education and ensure all safeguarding and compliance checks are carried out in-line with REC guidelines. Feel free to visit our Trustpilot page to read first-hand reviews of our outstanding service from EW supply staff past and present (we're currently rated 4.9/5 stars).