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Supply Teacher for Science Full-Time - 1 term cover post Maidstone September 2022 I am currently supporting a secondary school based in Maidstone to recruit a Supply Teacher for Science in September 2022. This school will consider qualified teachers, NQTs and unqualified candidate In this role you will be required to cover Science at KS3 and KS4. You will work with a strong department of teachers, technicians and support staff who share your commitment to personal development and the progress of the students in your care. You will be supported with lesson planning, marking and assessment but will be required to support learning in whatever way you can and take on what responsibilities you are capable of.

In order to apply for this role, you must have the following:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt and be flexible in classroom delivery
  • Ability to teach pre-planned lessons
  • You must be hardworking & committed to outstanding classroom delivery
  • Recent experience in a school cover position

This role not right for you? Looking for a more flexible supply / cover role? Being a cover specialist means moulding a job to suit your needs. You could opt for greater flexibility and variety taking daily and weekly placements. You could take only short blocks of subject specialist cover or you could become a long-term specialist covering maternity or similar assignments in your specialist subject.

Pay rates are flexible, you can choose your days and you can be as selective as you need to be on location and schools you would like to work in. We support schools across Thanet and Canterbury and right across Kent to Dartford and Tunbridge Wells.

To qualify as a cover specialist, you will need:

  • A DBS or be willing to undertake a new DBS
  • Permission to work in the UK
  • Qualifications or experience relating to teaching work
  • Good references showing classroom work

To discuss cover specialist roles in more detail, please contact Natasha Land today on 01732 795 127 or email

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Pearson Whiffin Education offer a specialist recruitment service to schools and school-based staff across Kent including Margate, Ramsgate, Canterbury, Ashford, Swale, Maidstone, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Gillingham, Chatham, Rochester, Strood, Gravesend and Dartford.

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