Cover Teacher ( Secondary )


Madrid, ES

Date:  29 Sep 2023

Inspired Education is the leading global group of premium schools, with a portfolio of over 80 premium private schools spanning six continents which utilise proven educational practices from every corner of the globe, ensuring over 70,000 students receive a world-class learning experience from Kindergarten to Year 13.


In over 23 countries, Inspired schools are individually developed and anchored in the vibrant cultures of their respective locations. They collectively form an international family of schools that nurtures each student's academic and personal development in a progressive, dynamic, and innovative learning environment.


By joining our award-winning team of over 11,000 employees, you can work in state-of-the-art facilities alongside industry-renowned educators and leaders in some of the world's most desirable locations. We invest heavily in our team members who enjoy industry-leading professional development, exceptional career opportunities, and mobility across our group.




Inspired is seeking to appoint a Secondary Cover Teacher  to join us for an immediate start on a permanent, full-time  basis. We have a vacancy for a Secondary cover teacher in this popular, well-subscribed school on the outskirts of Madrid.


The role would involve substituting Secondary class teachers in the event of long-term absence, including possible tutorial roles. During periods when no such substitution is required, the cover teacher would offer support teaching  across the Secondary department.


The teacher appointed to the present full-time post will form part of a close and supportive Secondary department. The post would be to commence as soon as possible.



This position will be responsible for the following:


  • Substitution of Secondary staff on long-term absence, where necessary.
  • Teaching a full-time timetable of support across the Secondary school.
  • Commitment and interest in group planning.
  • Tutorial responsibilities, when adopting the substitution role.
  • Willingness to take part in educational trips and visits.



Whilst every effort has been made to explain the main duties and responsibilities of the post, each individual responsibility undertaken may not be identified. The duties outlined above are not intended as a restrictive list and may be extended or altered to include other tasks that are commensurate with the  role as directed Senior Management.




  • Able to set clear expectations and stretching goals
  • Adaptable teaching style incorporating feedback
  • A depth of understanding in the relevant subject area
  • Ability to judge learning effectiveness
  • Excellent preparation and planning
  • Assessment of student outcomes and feedback to enhance performance
  • Interest in curriculum development
  • Genuine care and attention for the highest standards of student welfare
  • A minimum of 2  years experience with English-speaking students in secondary education


Inspired Education Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practices and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. 


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