Cover Supervisor – Brighton.

Job Description

Cover Supervisor for Secondary Schools Brighton 

Company Overview:
Masterclass Education (MCE) is collaborating with several Secondary Schools in Brighton to recruit cover supervisors for both long-term positions and day-to-day roles. These schools provide full-time education for students aged 11 to 18 years old, and cover supervisors will be responsible for delivering pre-set lessons in the absence of the regular class teacher.

Position Overview:
MCE is seeking robust and resilient individuals with a passion for teaching who are eager to develop their experience and pursue a career in education. Successful candidates will play a crucial role in supporting the continuation of education for students in Year 7 to 11 during the absence of their class teacher.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver pre-set lessons to students in Year 7 to 11 as provided by the class teacher or subject department.
  • Ensure a positive and productive learning environment conducive to student engagement and learning.
  • Manage classroom behaviour effectively and enforce school policies as necessary.
  • Provide support and assistance to students as needed during lessons.
  • Collaborate with other staff members and departments to ensure the smooth running of the school day.
  • Maintain accurate records of attendance and any issues arising during lessons.
  • Uphold a commitment to safeguarding students and young people at all times.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level (ideally).
  • Previous experience working in a similar educational setting, teaching, or leading groups.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Passion for supporting and empowering children and young people.
  • Possession of a DBS on the Updates Service or willingness to obtain one.
  • Commitment to safeguarding students and young people.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity for career development and advancement in education.
  • Supportive work environment with opportunities for training and professional growth.
  • Chance to make a positive impact on the lives of young people in the community.

Job Details

Date Posted

March 12, 2024




South Coast

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