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Cover Supervisor

The Castle School
Taunton, Somerset
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time, Term Time
£23,893 - £25,979
Start Date
1st September 2024
24th June 2024 09:00 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Suitable for
Other Graduates
Start Date
1st September 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Suitable for: Other Graduates
  • Job ID: 1428856

Cover Supervisor – Full time or part time

Somerset Grade 13 (NJC points 6 £23,893 – 11 £25,979 pay award pending)

Actual starting salary £18,185

33 hours and 45 minutes per week, Term Time (38 weeks per year plus 1 of 6 school INSET days)

8.15am – 3.30pm (including a 30-minute unpaid break)

We have an opportunity to work in our outstanding school as a Cover Supervisor. This is a varied role that will see you working across all departments in the school and is a great opportunity to dip your toe into teaching, and to gain the valuable experience that could launch your teaching career.

You will work in the classroom, delivering lessons across the school to cover for staff absence, and will be supported in this by our experienced colleagues. You will be given training and support, including shadowing experienced teachers and cover supervisors, developing the skills needed to become a confident classroom practitioner.

You will support our curriculum and pastoral teams in a variety of roles that will give you a good understanding of the many aspects of the profession, and we will support you in your career ambitions by offering opportunities that link with your route into teaching, including for example advice on courses and training providers, specific SEND and Safeguarding training, and focussed work within faculty teams.

We can offer you: An opportunity to work in an experienced and supportive team from whom you can learn, develop and grow. A friendly, busy and dynamic workplace where each day is different from the last. A competitive salary. Wider opportunities to be involved across our Trust. An energised and professional working environment.

Disclosure Level: Enhanced.

Start date: September 2024

CVs are not accepted, please complete the application form in full.


Safeguarding Statement:

Blackdown Education Partnership 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.
The Castle School

The Castle School

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