Classroom Cover Supervisor

32.5 hrs per week, term time only

Grade 5 Level 1-4 £19,138 – £20,564 reduced pro rata
32.5 hrs per week, term time only
(Actual salary range £14,224 – £15,284)

Start date: October 2018

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly-motivated individual to join an ‘outstanding’ school to cover short term absences. The role of the Cover Supervisor is to assist departments by delivering lessons already prepared by a teacher.

We are seeking to appoint a dedicated, organised and flexible individual with an interest in working directly with students in a secondary school setting. This role can provide excellent experience for anyone wanting to embark upon a career in teaching and many of our Cover Supervisors have gone on to teach. Our Cover Supervisors receive a full Induction Programme and continued support as our motto of ‘Realising potential and creating the future’ is reflected in our commitment to maximising the personal development and achievement of all those in our school community.

Main Purpose of the Job:

To carry out a range of classroom/student supervision tasks to support school leaders and teachers in the following key areas of operation of the school:

  • Supervision of students in lessons where work has been set and the member of staff is on short term absence.
  • Supervision of students and buildings including before school, in registration, during morning breaks, during lunch-times and after school.
  • Supervision of individual students.
  • Invigilation of public examinations, internal examinations, tests, timed assignments etc.

A full job description can be found below. Application forms are available on the school website or by telephoning the School Office on 01904 633300.

Please return the completed application form, together with a covering letter to Mrs E Ismail, PA to Headteacher by the closing date. Applications may also be returned to the following email address

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 10th October 2018

Interviews will be held: week commencing 15th October 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We will require successful applicants to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

Applicants are asked to provide full employment history and any gaps in employment will be explored at interview.

Job description cover supervisor