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  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    16 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    3 October 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Cover Supervisor

Working pattern

Part time, full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£19,981.00 - £21,189.00 Annually (Actual) NJC L4 Point 9-14 (pro rata), hours can be between 32.5-37hours per week, term time only + training days.

Cover Supervisor job summary

Cover Supervisor 

Location: Stewartby, Bedford

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours of work: 8:00-16:00, term time only plus 5 training days

Salary: £19,981 - £21,189

Closing date: 15th October 2023

Overview of the job

We seek to appoint a cover supervisor  to cover the lessons of absent staff and delivering high quality learning experiences for the pupils. To assist the lead cover supervisor to organise all aspects of the administration of cover including taking phone calls and messages from absent staff.

If you are considering teaching as a career, this is an excellent opportunity to help you decide and to provide you with invaluable experience.

The successful candidate will have good behaviour management skills, be flexible, enthusiastic and have outstanding communication skills.

If you have an unwavering commitment to safeguarding young people, high levels of personal resilience and thrive in an environment where no two days are the same, then we want to hear from you.

Full training, support and induction will be provided.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, this appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

We are unable to accept CVs

We thank you for your interest in this role.  

For further information, please contact Shaira Reyes, HR Administrator, hr@marstonvalemiddle.co.uk


We offer a range of employee benefits:

  • A comprehensive induction programme and a supportive working environment including access to Teaching School Hubs and Initial Teacher Training

  • Exceptional CPD and development / promotional opportunities

  • Refer a friend scheme

  • Generous pension schemes

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Employee of the month scheme

  • Diverse workplace


The closing date for applications is midnight 15th October 2023

 Interviews will take place w/c 16th October 2023

Visit our website: www.marstonvalemiddle.co.uk

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 Marston Vale Middle School

School type
Academy, ages 9 to 13
Education phase
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School size
580 pupils enrolled
Age range
9 to 13

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