General Cover Teacher

Posted 25 January 2024
Salary £153 - £215 per day
Job type Teacher
Discipline Secondary
Contact NameKayleigh Russell

Job description

Are you passionate about education and the beautiful countryside? Step Teachers is currently seeking Supply Teachers within the Taunton area and is offering brilliant rates and benefits. 

With excellent competitive rates and outstanding relationships with the local schools, Step Teachers are dedicated to gaining you work and even your next permanent role. Supply is also excellent for ECT teachers to test their skills and trials in excellent Taunton schools. In addition, even in general cover, you don't need to be trained within the subject to deliver the set lesson planned by the resident teacher.

The general supply teacher role is available in a secondary setting, where you will be delivering a pre-planned lesson to students, assisting them where possible, and managing classroom behaviour.


  • Good knowledge of the KS3 and KS4 

  • Able to plan and deliver engaging and comprehensive lessons

  • Maintain an organised and professional classroom with all of the associated resources

  • Work effectively with other members of staff, both within the department and throughout the school

  • Ability to assess students, monitor their progress, and provide constructive feedback

  • Compliance with the schools’ policies and the reliable implementation of these


  • Hold QTS or equivalent qualification for teaching In Secondary Education

  • Have recent mainstream school-based experience teaching

  • Have a good level of classroom and behaviour management

  • SEND experience is desirable