Cover Manager

GSL Education
Greenwich, UK
11 Oct 2019
18 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Cover Manager
Location: Greenwich
Pay: £26000-£28000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Contract: Temporary to permanent

GSL Education are currently seeking an experienced Cover Manager to undertake a position at one of our secondary schools in Greenwich rated "GOOD" by Ofsted. This will be a temporary post with the possibility of getting permanent.

The role is at a mixed secondary school located in Greenwich, where employees are valued and developed. The school has a highly professional team of staff who take pride in their work. The school has wonderful facilities and teaching spaces. It has an outstanding track record for teaching students in an innovative way and this has an impressive impact on achievement.

The role is to start from the w/c 14th October. The person will be responsible for managing the daily cover and deployment of all internal cover supervisors and external supply staff across what is a very large secondary comprehensive school. Other key elements of the role are events management as they will be responsible for the organisation and staffing of Parents Evenings and various careers events and ceremonies. The start time is 7am and this is non-negotiable - they must be able to start at this time each morning so the job would favour someone local to the school. Secondary school and SIMS experience is strongly desirable as is recruitment experience.

The staff is expected to:

- Make sure young people of all abilities, ages and backgrounds fulfil their potential.

- Engage all young people in participation in interesting learning

- To stimulate a love of knowledge in our young people

- Unlock and develop their creativity and independence

- Demonstrate that learning continues well beyond lessons.

- Develop the Thomas Tallis Habits of Mind in all lessons so that young people are inquisitive,

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to a DBS enhanced disclosure check.

Specific Responsibilities include:

- To be responsible for organising the school's daily staff cover deploying the internal Cover Supervisors as appropriate.

- To be responsible for the organisation of parents evenings in years 7-11 liaising with Pastoral Leaders and Deputy Head Pastoral as appropriate.

- To ensure that Vetting information is held on file for all supply staff

- To work closely with the Head of Guidance organising Information and Guidance events

- To comply with the school's Health & safety Policy and to undertake risk assessments as appropriate.

GSL Education is an ethical, independent recruitment agency serving teachers and support staff across Greater London. Our advertised roles relate to real vacancies that exist at our client schools.

We welcome applications from all Cover Managers, who feel that they can add value to this school and whom can prosper in a highly effective, fast-paced environment.

For more information on the role, school and how to apply, please contact Ryan at GSL education.

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