Are you looking to extend your classroom experience before deciding on a career in education? Are you a teacher wanting to return to work after a period away from the classroom? Or, are you a qualified teacher, who wants a better work-life balance than a permanent teaching job allows?We are working with a number of schools in the South Liverpool area that are looking to recruit cover supervisors. The role of a Cover Supervisor is varied and challenging but also very rewarding; you will be expected to deliver prepared work to pupils as well as managing the classroom. In the role, flexibility and a sense of humour are essential.Roles vary from ad-hoc daily cover to longer term positions, although this could lead to something more long-term in future, dependent upon the schools need. The successful candidate would need to be available to start as soon as possible BENEFITS* A dedicated, professional and friendly specialist consultant and a branch with 24-hour on-call facilities* Commitment to your continuing professional development through free training including safeguarding and 'Team Teach'* Competitive rates of pay paid weekly, fully compliant under the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR, 2011)* Flexible hours and working patterns* A 'Recommend a friend' bonus worth up to £300 RESPONSIBILITIES* Being willing and able to supervise classes of 11-18 year-olds, managing behaviour in line with school policies* Delivering lessons from a range of subjects across the national curriculum set by a qualified teacher, with no planning or marking involved* Engaging with the pupils and keeping them on task, assisting with queries where possible* Dealing with any immediate issues or emergencies according to the school policies and procedures REQUIREMENTS* Experience of working with secondary age children, which can be referenced (voluntary work included* An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) - we can help with this* A flexible, punctual, professional and approachable manner* The ability to establish rapport quickly with children whilst maintaining a high standard of control and discipline* A degree qualification or a qualification in teaching and learning support (advantageous, not essential) ABOUT USRandstad Education is the UK market leader for recruitment within education. We have been helping teachers and support staff to find temporary and permanent roles in schools, colleges and nurseries for nearly twenty years. Working with over 2500 schools each week, our staff support over 135,000 children every day across the country, so we can find the right match for your skills. The Liverpool branch is one of the oldest and busiest in the country and has a dedicated team of consultants working across primary, secondary and SEN. We now also have a dedicated section looking after school support roles such as technicians, administration and finance. WHAT NEXT?We are proud to support a diverse portfolio of schools across Merseyside, so even if this job or location is not suitable, we would still like to hear from you regarding your relevant experience, as we may have other roles available in schools, temporary or permanent, short-or long-term, full or part-time, which may be a better match.If your application is deemed suitable for this position a telephone interview will be offered immediately, instead of the normal face to face meeting, to observe current social distancing measures. Documents will be submitted and checked online and our consultants will guide you through how to do this. All candidates will be required to undergo child protection and UK eligibility checks, and be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Randstad Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and require all applicants to share this commitment.To discuss this in more detail, please contact Katherine Ravenscroft, your specialist secondary consultant via email on email@example.com, call our Liverpool branch on 0151 255 1666.If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please Apply Online Now!