Cover Supervisor – Sunderland

2 May 2023


AK Teaching are looking to recruit a Cover Supervisor to work in our partner secondary schools in the Sunderland area. The position will be ongoing for the rest of the academic year for the right worker.


The role will involve managing classrooms & ensuring that students remain on task with the work they have been set. The successful candidate will work school hours and will get weekends and school holidays off.


The ideal candidate will have:

Confidence in their ability in behaviour management
Experience working with young people.
A positive approach to supporting students.
A passion for education and helping young student reach their potential.
All applicants must have a DBS on the update service or be willing to undergo relevant DBS checks.

As a Cover supervisor, the successful applicant will; monitor progress, encourage a positive learning environment and enable pupils to enjoy learning, even when it’s difficult. The successful applicant will have the ability to monitor pupils, be committed, hardworking, resilient and a strong team player.


  • Day shift
  • No weekends

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Sunderland, Tyne and Wear: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Teaching: 1 year (preferred)


  • DBS (preferred)

Work Location: In person

Employment Type
Cover Supervisor, Flexi, Full Time, Part Time