Cover Supervisors required for Secondary Schools in Cardiff

Staffroom Education are recruiting Cover Supervisors to work within our schools across Cardiff.  We are looking for candidates who are flexible and passionate about working in Education. These positions are a great opportunity and offer excellent experience for Final Year Students, all cover work provided by our schools in Cardiff is offered on a day-to-day, or long-term temporary basis.  

We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated people who have experience in classrooms, or educational settings. As a Cover Supervisor, you will follow pre-prepared exercises left by the Classroom Teacher upon their absence. Your main job will be to ensure that pupils are happy, focused and staying on task.  All work is on a supply basis, so we will work around you, if you are looking for supply work why not apply today!

The role of a Cover supervisor is to:

  • Delivering work that has been left for the class

  • Have excellent behaviour and classroom management skills

  • Collect all completed work at the end of every lesson, and handing out any homework left by the Class Teacher

  • Have a basic knowledge of Literacy, Numeracy and ICT

  • Be highly adaptable, e.g.  follow lesson plans, and understand classroom timetables and break time rotas

  • Be able to differentiate lessons and provide extension exercises if needed

  • Comply with School policies and procedures relating to child protection, health and safety, confidentiality and data protection and reporting any issues to the appropriate member of staff

  • Tidying the classroom at the end of each lesson

  • Undertake form/lunchtime/break duties including registration cover

This role, along with all other teaching vacancies currently on offer at Staffroom Education, has excellent benefits including:

  • The very best rates of pay, incorporating our innovative Scalable Payment Structure (SPS)

  • Guaranteed Pay Scheme Flexible payment options to suit your circumstances

  • Regular and varied work specific to your needs

  • Hands-on support throughout assignment and beyond

  • Referral Scheme for recommendations

  • Consultation and assistance with CPD

  • Advice and CV writing, interview techniques etc

If you are interested in applying for this or any other vacancy, please contact us today on 02920 496646 or by email via

Staffroom Education is committed to the safeguarding of children and as such, require any individuals applying for positions to undergo or be in possession of a valid and enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) – for more information please visit