Gain Teaching Experience

  • £87 - 120 per day
  • Blackpool, Lancashire, England
  • Contract

Job Title: Cover Teacher

Location: Blackpool, United Kingdom

As a Cover Teacher, you will play a vital role in ensuring the smooth running of high schools by providing effective cover for absent teachers. You will be responsible for delivering pre-prepared lessons across a range of subjects and year groups, maintaining a positive and engaging learning environment, and upholding the high standards of education.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivering pre-planned lessons to students in the absence of regular teachers.
  • Managing classroom behaviour and ensuring a conducive learning environment.
  • Providing support and guidance to students to facilitate their academic progress.
  • Collaborating with colleagues to ensure continuity and consistency in teaching.
  • Following school policies and procedures, including safeguarding and health & safety guidelines.


  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to different teaching styles and classroom dynamics.
  • Flexibility and availability to take on short and long-term assignments as required.


  • Competitive daily rates.
  • Flexible working hours to suit your schedule.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • Supportive work environment with access to resources and training.
  • The chance to make a positive impact on the lives of students in the Blackpool community.


All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy

  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Spencer Clarke Group work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary, Special Education needs and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £87.00-£120.00 per day


  • Company pension
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme
  • Work from home


  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Ability to Commute:

  • Blackpool, Lancashire (required)

Work Location: In person


Denni-Marie Bassett Recruitment Consultant

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