Sports Instructor, Blackburn

Blackburn, Lancashire
Date Posted: 09 Nov 2023
  1. Cover Supervisor
£94.21 - £135.89 per day
  1. Long-term

Sports Instructor, Blackburn

Blackburn, Lancashire

Cover Supervisor

Tradewind are looking for a highly motivated and a driven Cover Supervisor with a passion for sport.

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a dedicated Sports Specialist Teaching Assistant/ Cover Supervisor to join an Alternative Provision School within Blackburn, starting as soon as possible until July 2024, this is a full time Monday - Friday 8.30am - 3.30pm this is a long-term role with the potential to go permanent.

As a Sports Specialist Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor your job will be supporting and delivering sport across KS3 and KS4 by working with small groups of pupils to enhance their learning and academic development.

You shall be required to support the Sports department during lessons and have the opportunity to coach small groups. This position will also give you the opportunity to experience different subjects and classrooms as you may be required to work as a Cover Supervisor delivering a mixture of Subjects that the class teacher will have planned and prepared be a Teaching Assistant.

Your role will involve supporting and teaching pupils within the Alternative Provision, experience is essential and a patient and determined character is needed.

Tradewind are renowned for offering top rates of pay, more CPD than any other agency, great referral bonus and termly networking & social events.

We are looking for:

  • Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
  • Knowledge and understanding working with challenging behaviour, trauma and Social and Emotional behavioural difficulties
  • Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently
  • Team Teach Trained (not essential as training will be provided)

To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role you will need to:

  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure
  • Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Cover Supervisor in Blackburn or for more information about the role, contact Christina on 01772 977 333 or

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