Cover Staff

North Durham Academy is seeking to appoint Cover Staff to join our Team. This is an exciting time to join us.  Whilst the agenda is challenging, but for the right individual this presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference and a lasting contribution to our journey in becoming outstanding providers of education.

You will be required to look after classes of students in the Academy and conduct pre-planned lessons for absent teachers, providing appropriate guidance and advice as required.

Good verbal and communication skills are essential, together good classroom management.  It is essential you are able to work using your own initiative, under pressure to achieve quality work within competing deadlines. You will be required to work flexibly according to the needs of the Academy.

We have various cover roles which suit a range of different qualifications and experience. To see which role may suit you best please see the applicant information packs below.

Cover Teacher Applicant Information Pack

Cover Supervisor Applicant Information Pack

To download an application form please use the link below:

NCDAT Application form

Completed application forms should be emailed to

Please do not attach copies of CV’s/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Closing Date

Monday 26th September 2022 by midday

Interview Date

Week commencing 3rd October 2022


Other Documents

Recruitment of Ex Offenders Policy Statement

Job Summary

Location: North Durham Academy
Salary: Grade 3 or M1-M3
Posted on: 1 August 2022
Closing on: 26/09/2022