Are you looking for flexible work in schools? Zest Education is working with many schools across Kings Heath finding people local work when they want it. If you have experience with young adults aged 11-16 this could be for you. These roles are starting from September 2024 and we are offering full time and part time roles.

To succeed in this role, you must:

  • Be consistent in maintaining high standards
  • Be a strong team player who can also work independently
  • Be confident in managing behaviour
  • Be consistent in working with a broad range of pupils
  • Creative and innovative teaching methods, the ability to motivate students

A successful Cover Supervisor will be required to work in this secondary school delivering high quality pre-planned lessons to groups of 11-18 year old pupils. You also will have pre-planned, by the classroom teacher within school, which you will be expected to deliver to students. You will also need to manage behaviour in line with the schools policy and provide feedback to the relevant senior leaders.

As well as being a graduate between 2022- 2024, successful cover supervisors also come from a variety of backgrounds including:

  • Sports Coaches
  • Recent Graduates
  • Youth Workers
  • Camp America
  • Football Coaching
  • Dance Teacher
  • School placements
  • Voluntary work
  • Scout leader

Rate of pay varies dependant on experience.

If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Beth at or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training, or qualifications required for this position are recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years within a school that teaches the British Curriculum) and/or care-based experience within the last 5 years.

The role advertised is for temporary supply work.

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