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Cover Manager

St Dunstan's School
Glastonbury, Somerset
Contract Type
Full Time
£22,320 to £24,718
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
3rd May 2024 09:00 AM
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  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1415589

We wish to recruit a Cover Manager with a positive and proactive approach to ensure the smooth and efficient deployment of cover arrangements for staff, ensuring lessons have cover when required. You will also be required to supervise the learning of whole classes during the short-term absence of the class teacher as they undertake the work set. The primary focus when supervising will be to ensure ongoing progress to learning, maintain behaviour and keep students on task.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, flexible and have the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines.

The role can be fast paced and challenging so we are looking for someone who possesses excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to remain calm and professional under pressure.

Staff Benefits and Wellbeing

All colleagues have access to the following benefits:

• Pension: All support staff are automatically enrolled into the Local Government Pension Scheme.

• Employee Assistance Helpline: Providing employees and their families with free confidential support and legal advice 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

• Counselling Support: Colleagues have access to up to six face to face sessions or telephone sessions.

• Cycle Scheme: You can save at least 25% off a new bike and/or accessories.

• Free eye test: Annual eye check and a contribution of up to £49 towards glasses.

This post is term time only plus 5 inset days.

Hours of work: 37 hours per week (7.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday)

An early application is advised as we reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the closing date if sufficient suitable applications are received.


Safeguarding Statement:

St Dunstan's School  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.
St Dunstan's School

St Dunstan's School

Part of Midsomer Norton Schools Partnership

Midsomer Norton Schools Partnership