Graduate Assistant


Are you a recent university graduate looking to kick-start your career in education? Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of young learners? We have an exciting opportunity for you!

Now Education are committed to helping schools in finding dynamic teaching and support staff who provide enriching learning environment for their students.

We believe that every child and young person deserves quality education and support to reach their full potential. As part of our team, you will play a crucial role in supporting teaching and learning across various subjects and schools.

We are seeking enthusiastic and dedicated university graduates to join our team as Cover Supervisors.

We are particularly interested in hearing from graduates of Maths, Science and English.

As a Cover Supervisor, you will be responsible for supervising students and delivering pre-prepared work during the short-term absence of teachers.

This role offers a fantastic opportunity to gain invaluable experience in education while making a positive impact on the lives of students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise students and maintain a positive learning environment in the absence of teachers.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lesson materials across a range of subjects and year groups.
  • Manage classroom behaviour effectively, ensuring a conducive learning atmosphere.
  • Provide support to students who may require assistance with tasks.
  • Liaise with teaching staff to ensure continuity and smooth delivery of the curriculum.


  • A bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to engage and motivate students.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage classroom dynamics effectively.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Passion for education and a desire to inspire young minds.
  • Some experience of working with young people in any capacity would be useful.


  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and specialist Cover Supervisor training.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • The chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students.
  • Potential for career progression within the education sector.

I am a teacher

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