Cover Supervisor, Greenwich

  • Contract term: Fixed Term
  • Job starts: September 2021
  • Contract type: Full Time
  • Salary: Salary is dependent on training, experience and qualifications.
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Cover Supervisor  

Royal Borough of Greenwich


£85 - £100 per day

(Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are 6 weeks experience in a similar education-based setting)

Contract Dates

ASAP – ongoing 


Smart Teachers is currently recruiting for a Cover Supervisor for a boys’ secondary school in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. This Cover Supervisor position is required to start ASAP and the successful candidate will be required to work full time, term time only.  

The role

• Cover Supervisor (secondary)

• Full time

• £85 - £100 per day

The school

• Comprehensive school for boys aged 11 – 18 years old

• Passionate about empowering their girls to become strong role models and the leaders of tomorrow

• Nurtures self-belief and encourages them to aim high and have a passion for life


To be considered for this Cover Supervisor position, you will:

• Have proven experience supporting the UK or equivalent curriculum within the past two years

• Preferably hold an undergraduate degree 

• Have strong communication, literacy and numeracy skills

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

• Possess recent classroom-based references and valid DBS/police checks

• Ideally live in the London Borough of Bromley

Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Smart Teachers

Smart Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

What Smart Teachers offer 

As a valued employee of Smart Teachers you will receive: 

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. 

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 

• Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). 

• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. 

• FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online EduCompli training package. 

• Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. 

• Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a Cover Supervisor who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Smart Teachers, please contact Rachel Ridout on 020 7065 7508, quoting the reference RXRCOVERSUP42335. 

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.