Cover Supervisor

£100 - £132 per day
Inner London, Inner London - South East
Long term
Start date: July 2024
We are seeking an experience Cover Supervisor to join a large team within a secondary school based in the London Borough of Southwark. The main purpose of the role is to arrange and cover lessons in the absence of the class teacher. You will be expected to actively engage in the teaching and learning of students across Key Stage 3 and 4 whilst using lesson plans to deliver lessons.

The role and responsibilities of a Cover Supervisor:
  • To provide students with the work that has been planned and set by the classroom teacher.
  • To manage student behaviour to contribute to a positive working and learning environment.
  • Support any department within the school as required.
  • Complete the cover lesson feedback form and return to the appropriate teacher.

Why this school?
  • One of the school's objectives is to provide excellent outcomes for all students in their care so that they can be successful in the next stages of their lives.
  • Staff are important to them; therefore, professional development is key to success. They have a number of training programmes that have been developed.
  • Staff feel honoured to work at the school and to be part of a fantastic team.

Why Horizon Teachers?
  • You will be supported by one of our specialist education consultants who have experience in the education sector.
  • We offer a FREE Safeguarding course to all support staff who register with Horizon Teachers.
  • 4.8* rating on Google we are committed to ensuring that staff are happy in their roles.

If you would like to apply for the role of a Cover Supervisor, please submit your application as soon as possible.


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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