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Cover Supervisors

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King Edward VI School
Place of work:
Bury St Edmunds
Salary details:
£20,344 pro rata
Job term:
Part Time
Closing date:
24 May 2019 01:00 PM
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Fixed term or permanent.

32.5 hpw, 39 weeks per year

Required from September 2019.

We are looking to appoint staff to join our team of Cover Supervisors.

You will support our teaching staff by providing classroom cover, implementing set work, monitoring students and reporting on progress during short term teacher absence.

Other duties may include examination supervision and administrative / technical support.

For those wishing to follow a route into teacher training we will be willing to support you every step of the way, including working with your chosen training provider for ITT.

Alternatively, if you are looking for a longer-term support role, we can offer ongoing CPD opportunities and the potential to develop yourself within the wider school network.

For all staff, we offer a collaborative working environment and excellent management support.

We are looking for committed, enthusiastic applicants with good communication and teamwork skills.

Experience of working with young people aged 11+ is desirable but not essential, as is a good degree.

The ability to be flexible, to use initiative and work effectively under pressure will be your main characteristics.

For an informal conversation, or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact Sarah Trueman, HR & Training Manager, on (01284) 716180 (option3) or email:

An application pack can be downloaded from the related information section, or althernatively from the school website:

Completed applications should be sent to: 

Interview date: w/c 10 June 2019.

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts. Suffolk County Council - welcoming diversity.

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