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Cover Supervisor

Poole, Dorset
Magna Academy
Full Time
£20,092 - £21,748 pro rata, Actual is £17,130
13th October 2021
Start Date
As soon as possible
1st November 2021 09:00 AM
Contract Term
Job ID
Start Date
As soon as possible
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1182515

Cover Supervisor 

Commencing as soon as possible

37 hours per week

08:00 – 16:00 Monday to Thursday and 08:00 – 15:30 Friday

Term time only plus INSET days

Salary: Grade E (points 07-11) £20,092 - £21,748 pro rata, Actual salary is £17,130

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At Magna Academy we have a team of dedicated people who are all working together to achieve our mission of preparing our students for success in the 21st century. Our Academy is a vibrant and exciting place to work and was graded as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted in December 2018. We are proud that our outcomes and progress are very strong across the school.

We are looking to recruit an exceptional candidate to the role of Cover Supervisor to join our team at Magna Academy and run our breakfast and after school provision.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising lessons during the short absence of the normal class teacher. They will be required to cover any subject for which work will be set in advance. Previous experience of working in the classroom would be an advantage but training and support will be provided. The post may be of interest to those wishing to gain experience prior to a career in teaching.

Ultimately, we are looking for a committed candidate with an uncompromising belief that all students deserve an outstanding education. They will uphold our inclusive ethos and provide opportunities for all students to progress well.

The post is to start as soon as possible and term time only including INSET days. The hours are 37 per week 08:00 – 16:00 Monday – Thursday and 08:00 – 15:30 Friday.

What we are looking for:

• A genuine interest in young people and their learning

• The ability to communicate clearly and confidently

• Flexibility and a sense of humour

• Qualifications at least to level 2 or equivalent

What we offer:

• Excellent working conditions

• A supportive environment

• Opportunity for further development

• State of the art facilities and a very pleasant location in beautiful Dorset

Next steps:

Magna Academy Poole offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, talented individual looking to develop their career. We would be delighted to show you around our Academy in order to fully appreciate our excellent learning environment.

Please find attached a JD and person spec for more information.

Please contact the school to arrange a visit or an informal, confidential discussion about the role.

How to Apply:

Please click on the “fast apply” button to submit an on-line application.

Closing: 09:00 Monday 1st November 2021

Interviews: 5th November 2021

Learn more about Magna Academy on their website

Magna Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post.


Safeguarding Statement:

Magna Academy 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.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
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