• Long Term
  • Secondary
  • Temporary
  • Bridgnorth
  • Salary: £16.25 - 21.00 per hour + Potential route to teaching
  • Ref: CSBRIDGE2
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Classroom Cover Associate


Are you a recent graduate burning with a passion for education and nurturing the next generation of secondary learners?

If so, unleash your potential as a Classroom Cover Associate and play a pivotal role in ensuring uninterrupted learning experiences across our network of secondary schools. Your role is crucial in maintaining the continuity of education.

In this dynamic role, you’ll have the opportunity to work in diverse educational settings, providing essential support and stability when regular classroom teachers are absent. We provide comprehensive training and ongoing support to ensure you feel confident and prepared in your role. 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering pre-planned lessons and managing classroom activities
  • Providing guidance to students 
  • Maintaining classroom and management expectations 

To excel in this role, you’ll need

  • An Undergraduate Degree
  • GCSEs in Maths/English (Level 4/Grade ‘C’ and above)
  • Referable UK based child experience (paid or voluntary)
  • Willingness to complete an Enhanced DBS through Educate

But that’s not all – this role offers a unique opportunity to gain invaluable classroom experience while leveraging your undergraduate expertise. It’s not just a job, it’s a journey of continuous learning and growth, the perfect stepping stone for those considering a teaching career or seeking to enhance their knowledge in education roles.

Our role not only offers a unique opportunity to gain invaluable classroom experience but also paves a clear and exciting path for those with a passion for career progression. Driven graduates can secure a role in one of our partner schools through Educate ITT as a trainee teacher. This opportunity not only allows you to gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) but also serves as a launching pad for your teaching career. Please note that bursaries between £15,000 – £27,000 are available whilst training, for those eligible (see below).


Take advantage of this exciting opportunity to explore the teaching world and pave your way to a rewarding career. As a Classroom Cover Associate, you’ll have the chance to inspire young minds, gain invaluable classroom experience, and potentially progress onto a teacher training programme with Educate which leads to QTS with a PGCE. Apply now and take the first step towards shaping young minds!


  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, as we cannot offer a work permit to any applicant or facilitate work permits for any vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.
  • We are a member of the REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation).
  • The Educate Group are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children.
  • As a matter of courtesy, the Educate Group aim to respond to all applications within 48 hours.
  • A higher rate is achievable for candidates with a proven track record of high attainment within the required job role or subject area.
  • All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

If you want to know more about the Educate Group and the current opportunities, don’t hesitate to contact one of our team on 01978 281881.

Hours Full Time

Sector Secondary

Reference CSBRIDGE2

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