This job expired on 16 July 2024

  • Job start date

    3 September 2024

  • Closing date

    16 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    28 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Term time: 34 hours per week (Monday-Friday) term time only

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,893 pa pro rata Actual salary: approx. £18,320 pa

Pay scale

Grade F

What skills and experience we're looking for

The role is to provide effective cover across the school in a range of classes and subjects in response to short-term teacher absence, ensuring good order is maintained in the classroom and pupils keep to task. To work under the guidance of teaching/senior staff within an agreed system of supervision.

What the school offers its staff

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our well-established Cover Team. The permanent contract is for 34 hours per week working Mondays to Fridays (less half an hour for lunch) term time only. The successful candidate will need to have good listening and communication skills, be flexible and focused under pressure, previous experience in an educational environment is desirable.

Commitment to safeguarding

Liskeard School and Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

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About Liskeard School and Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1175 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number
01579 342344

Liskeard School and Community College is a friendly, caring, supportive school in Cornwall with people and relationships at its heart. It is a unique school of extraordinary staff and students and enjoys exceptional support from parents and the local community. We are proud of our school and we are relentless in our approach to make it even better. We take the education of our students very seriously.

Our school is situated in the historic market town of Liskeard, which is central to Cornwall’s outstanding south eastern countryside and coastline, serving the beautiful rural villages and hamlets and is just a scenic, 30-minute drive from Plymouth.

Assessed by Ofsted in March 2020 as a good school, we are an inclusive secondary community school delivering Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 to 1,100 students aged 11-18 and of mixed ability.

We are an academy school and part of the South East Cornwall Multi Academy Regional Trust (SMART), which provides for outstanding local career opportunities, excellent professional development opportunities and access to expert support, advice, guidance and knowledge pooling from fellow practitioners in our partner schools.

Arranging a visit to Liskeard School and Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@liskeard.net.

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