Cover Supervisor

£16830 - £18453 per annum + pro rata
16 Nov 2012
14 Dec 2012
Tarja Aila
Contract Type
Full Time

School: Tring School, Hertfordshire

Job title: Cover Supervisor

Required: Required immediately

Salary: Grade: H4 £16,830 - £18,453 pro rata (£12,396 - £13,591 Actual)

Hours: 32 hours per week Term Time + 1 week

Tring School in Hertfordshire are seeking a Cover Supervisor who is well organised and self-confident with good communication and inter-personal skills. As a valued member of our support staff, Cover Supervisors supervise classes, give instructions on the work set, monitor behaviour and ensure a purposeful learning environment. Other duties will include assisting with examination invigilation and accompany staff on school visits.

Cover Supervisors are not expected to teach, but rather supervise students who have been set work by the absent teacher. You will be in charge of a class on your own, and therefore, good classroom management skills are required.

Ofsted 2009:
"Tring is a good and improving school with an outstanding sixth form." With good/outstanding personal development and well-being of students, students whom obviously enjoy coming to school due to the fact that their attendance is above the national average and positive attitudes to learning and behaviour, this is a supportive and dynamic Specialist Humanities College.

Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

- NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
- Minimum of 5 GCSE's A-C or equivalent

- Good ICT knowledge is desirable

- Experience working in a school or with young people, managing large groups
- Experience of working under pressure
- Ability to work efficiently and be able to use their initiative.

- Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with students at all levels of ability
- Excellent communication skills, oral and written

Tring School will provide a highly supportive working environment. We are committed to professional development and therefore there is an excellent training programme in place as well as opportunities for career progression.

For more information and to apply please visit our website or contact Tarja Aila at our partner Capita Education Resourcing on 0800 022 3829 or email

Closing date: Midday 3rd December 2012
Interviews: To be confirmed

Safeguarding: We are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Criminal Records disclosure.

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