Sports background… Are you looking to step in to education?


CER Education, Primary Teaching, School support, Secondary teaching, SEN, Teaching Assistant


Consett, County Durham, England, Houghton Le Spring, Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, Washington


Full-Time, Interim, Part-Time, Permanent, Temporary,


£60-£80 per day


Learning support

Date Posted

February 15, 2019

Start Date


Applications Close

July 15, 2019

Job Description

Sports background…

Are you looking to step into education?

Do you think you would be suited to a classroom environment?

CER are recruiting people from all walks of life to work as Cover Supervisors & Learning Support Assistants in mainstream & SEN(special education needs) settings in schools and academies in the North East.

CER recognise that those who have worked as sports coaches, personal trainers, ran youth sports teams, Camp America programme’s or played sport to a semi-professional or professional level have a unique skill set. CER can utilise your skills and experience in a classroom environment when working with children. CER work in partnership with several schools and multi academy trusts who rely on individuals to cover teachers and teaching assistants in their absence for both daily short- and long-term assignments.

  • Are you a sports coach?
  • Are you a personal trainer?
  • Have you worked for camp America?
  • Do you manage youth sports teams?
  • Do you work as a youth worker?
  • Do you play sport professionally / semi-professionally?

If so we want to hear from you today!

At CER we will help you take the first step in your education focussed career.

As a Cover Supervisor or Learning Support Assistant you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and enhance your future teaching prospects, all whilst being paid for your efforts.

We offer a support programme to help build your confidence in the classroom setting. So please don’t be put off if you haven’t worked in a school before as CER will harness the disciplines you learnt in your sporting career to fit in with our ethos.

Take the next step in your career today and call CER, we offer fantastic personal development and a rewarding career working with children. These roles are completely flexible and work can be offered on a temporary part time hours to fit around your study.

If you meet the above criteria, we want to hear from you. You can apply by responding to this job ad, or, if you would like to speak to a dedicated consultant for more advice then contact us directly on 0191 244 2600 or simply email Adam Turnbull at CER Education on