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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    2 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time, term time: 32.5 hours a week Term time plus 2 days

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Between £24,294 and £25,979

Actual salary

Between £18,047.00 and £19,562.00 pro rata

What skills and experience we're looking for


  • Experience of basic technology, PC, internet, MS Office packages
  • Experience of monitoring and recording progress of learners
  • Previous experience of working with children of the relevant age range in a learning environment
  • Experience of working with or supporting SEN/D pupils or pupils with behavioural issues
  • Understanding of First Aid
  • Experience of dealing with a variety of situations

  • Work as an effective team member and apply directions/instructions
  • Working knowledge and experience of supervising groups of young people
  • Ability to actively seek learning opportunities from prepared/set work;
  • Ability to relate well to children and young people;
  • Able to apply written and verbal instructions;
  • Able to set up basic, and routinely use, equipment and resources under the instruction of the teacher;
  • Able to organise self to plan and complete tasks;
  • Able to communicate effectively with young people and adults (parents, other staff);
  • Initiative to support learning, with guidance and support from the teacher;
  • High personal standards;
  • Able to seek support, when required;

What the school offers its staff

What can we offer you?

At Carleton High School, every member of our team, whether in teaching or support roles, plays a pivotal part in contributing to the ongoing success of our students. In return, we provide a wealth of benefits, as we believe Our People Matter.

  • Experience the warm, welcoming, and social environment at Carleton High School, often praised by visitors for its positive atmosphere and the exceptional friendliness and supportiveness of our staff.
  • We highly value every member of our team, and we are proud of our focus on professional learning and development as we are of our reputation.
  • Access to recognised training and leadership courses, including National Professional Qualifications in leadership and other accredited courses.
  • Enjoy our modern staff room, offering a comfortable environment with free refreshments.
  • Our highly visible senior leadership team is there to support you throughout the school day, along with a collaborative team of colleagues within the department and across the school.
  • As a staff member, benefit from our employee assistance program, offering services such as physiotherapy, 24/7 GP access, and personal or professional advice on legal, health, finance, wellbeing, and more.
  • Enjoy additional perks like free on-site parking, flu jabs, childcare vouchers, gym discounts, a cycle-to-work scheme, and much more. · We offer a very generous pension scheme with an impressive employer contribution and life assurance of at least three times your salary.

This is not an exhaustive list, but just some of the reasons to be a proud member of Pontefract Academies Trust, Carleton High School, and our community!

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Carleton High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1025 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01977 781555

Carleton High School, part of Pontefract Academies Trust, has been named as the most improved school in the North of England, according to the Fairer Secondary Schools Index, published by the Northern Powerhouse Partnership. One of our top priorities is to attract exceptional staff to Carleton High School, and we continue to recruit a number of highly gifted employees to join our team.

Arranging a visit to Carleton High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@carletonhigh.patrust.org.uk.

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