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Graduate Cover Supervisor

Job Description:

Secondary Cover Supervisor – Blackburn & Darwen

PK Education are seeking to appoint a hardworking and conscientious graduate who is looking to work within a secondary school in the Blackburn & Darwen area as a Cover Supervisor. This position requires liaising with the school cover manager and other staff in order to explain pre-planned tasks to classes of students when teachers are absent.  The successful candidate will need to be able to give clear instructions and support students with their work, where able.  We are looking for an organised and reliable candidate who is passionate about working with young people – this role would be ideal for somebody looking to undertake a PGCE in the future.

Ideal candidates will:

  • Hold a degree
  • Have experience working within a school or with young people outside of a school setting
  • Be organised, friendly and a flexible team player, with good interpersonal skills
  • Have the confidence to apply school policies consistently and fairly
  • Have strong communication skills

The role will consist of:

  • Covering lessons across the curriculum
  • Explaining pre-set work (planned by the school) to students and supporting them as they complete tasks
  • Encouraging students to stay on task and applying school policies consistently

Working for PK you will have access to:

  • Continual Professional Development courses to refresh and upskill yourself
  • A dedicated Consultant, working on your behalf
  • Opportunity to work in a variety of Schools across the region on a long and short-term basis to suit your needs
  • A competitive refer a friend scheme
  • Access to candidate competitions and incentives which run throughout the year

If you would like to be considered for this position or similar throughout Blackburn & Darwen and other parts of Lancashire please do not hesitate to apply or get in touch via email or phone 0161 935 8444

PK education is a well-established Education recruitment agency with an ever-growing client database. We have highly experienced and skilled consultants that can help you find the supply work that suits you. Your peace of mind is paramount to our practice and by using PK education you can be confident in the knowledge that we are working hard to find you the placement that YOU want. PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants.


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