Sports Coaches: Cover Supervisor Role.
Location - Cheshire, UK
Are you an experienced Sports Coach, working with 11-18 age group?
Are you looking to gain valuable (PAID!) school experience?
Do you have access to transport, and can work in a variety of locations (Cheshire) at short notice?
The Education Network is currently seeking experienced Sports Coaches who are looking to build upon their experience by working with local Secondary Schools as a Cover Supervisor. In the main this is a classroom based role, however (in our experience) the student management skills that you have gained through coaching are ideal for this position. You will be covering class teachers who are absent from class that day (sickness/CPD/intervention) where work has been pre-set in advance. As Cover Supervisor, you will deliver instructions for the lesson, and ensure that students are working to the best of their ability. Sometimes you will also be required to assist within the school's PE department. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience prior to applying for a PGCE or other teacher training, if this is a route you are exploring.
The successful candidates will:
- Have a minimum of six weeks experience working/volunteering with children or young people
- Be able to work in a variety of locations at relatively short notice
- Be confident and positive approach to working with children
- Be keen to learn and develop professionally
- Be able to work on their own initiative
- Be pro-active team members, committed to raising standards and achievements
- Have a passion for education and raising the achievement of all children
In return, whilst working for The Education Network you will have access to:
-A designated Consultant, providing support throughout your assignment
-Ongoing, free CPD via Educare-a nationally recognised education training provider:
Safeguarding Young People
Child Protection in Education
First Aid Essentials
To express interest, please submit a CV via the link below, and if suitably qualified our consultant will contact you to further discuss the role.
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.