Cover Supervisor

The Smart List
Nottingham, UK
15 Jun 2019
28 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Kimberley School is a vibrant school with a high-achieving, sixth form. The school enjoys superb facilities and as a member of the East Midlands Education Trust (EMET), has a very bright future. The Kimberley School is part of EMET which includes 13 local primary and secondary phase academy schools. All staff across the Trust enjoy professional development and career opportunities that are not possible in a stand-alone academy.

The school are now looking for a reliable and committed Cover Supervisor to join their excellent team from September 2019. The successful candidate will supervise lessons in the absence of a classroom teacher so that students can complete the work set by the teacher in a safe, calm and positive environment. You will also play a role in supporting students in lessons and during lunchtime.

Main Duties & Responsibilities include:

- Supervising the students throughout the lesson on work left in accordance with school policy
- Supervising the safe and calm entry and departure of students
- Assisting with the management of student behaviour to ensure a safe, calm and positive environment
- Responding to students about the work that has been set, providing students with generic support (e.g. literacy, numeracy, IT) to help them complete set work.
- Recording and reporting attendance at lessons in accordance with school policy
- Reporting back as appropriate using the school's agreed referral procedures on the behaviour of pupils during the class and any other issue arising
- Dealing with any immediate problems or emergencies according to the academy's policies and procedures
- When not required for cover; providing support for individual/groups of students as deployed by the Learning Support Team
- Attending and participating in meetings as required
- Participating in professional development as required.
- Undertaking any other duties which may reasonably be regarded as within the nature of the duties and responsibilities/grade of the post as defined, subject to the proviso that normally any changes of a permanent nature shall be incorporated into the job description in specific terms.

This role would suit anyone with an interest in working with young people and could provide an excellent opportunity to gain experience prior to undertaking teacher training. The successful candidate will receive the support and professional development opportunities they need to be successful. In return the school are looking for someone who is committed to ensuring the very best experience and education for all of their students.

If successful, you will receive a full induction programme and excellent preparation for the next stage of your career. You will have access to a substantial welfare package and The Kimberley School is absolutely committed to ensuring that all staff have access to a comprehensive programme of professional development and that they enjoy a good home/work balance.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
This role is based on working 32 hours a week (term time only) with a salary of £20,344 - £21,589 pro-rota (actual salary £14,820 - £15,727)

The closing date for this role is Wednesday 26th June 2019.

If this sound like the role for you, apply now!

You will then be sent to an online application form to support your CV, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

LOCATION: Kimberley, Nottingham
JOB TITLE: Cover Supervisor
SALARY & BENEFITS: £20,344 - £21,589 pro-rota (actual salary £14,820 - £15,727)
WORKING HOURS: 32 hours a week (term time only)

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