Cover Supervisor

Fakenham Academy, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9QT

6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    17 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

SCP 7-11 - £22,369 - £24,054 FTE

Actual salary

£16,825 - £18,416 pro rata per annum depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for


We wish to appoint a Cover Supervisor to join our Cover Team to start as soon as possible.

Responsibilities include the supervision of classes when teachers are absent and to carry out other supervision duties such as form time, break/lunch supervision and administrative tasks as required.

Applicants must be adaptable and resilient with good interpersonal skills. The ability to gain the respect of students is essential. Applicants should ideally have had previous experience of working with young people between the ages of 11 to 16.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and all necessary safeguarding checks before employment commences.


Salary payments are averaged out over the 12 months of the Academic Year, if you begin employment with the Trust, during the Academic Year or you have changes made to your contract, a Mid-Year Adjustment calculation will be made. This is to ensure that employees are only paid for work they will do over the remaining months of the Academic Year. This is worked out based on working days of the term time calendar not an equal division of full months to be worked.

If you have any questions prior to making a formal on-line application please contact Mrs N Daultrey, Headteacher’s PA via e-mail at or tel: 01328 857007.

Application Closing Date will be Monday 5 December 2022 (12 noon) Interviews will take place on Monday 12 December 2022

What the school offers its staff

Fakenham Academy is a local school with high ambitions and a key drive for continuous improvement. We believe that education is the key to transforming life chances, and that by creating an outstanding learning environment where all students are happy and taught well, we will enhance their prospects to become productive, successful citizens of the future. Our core standards include high expectations of everyone in our learning community; good discipline consistently applied; reliably good quality teaching; a commitment from parents to work in partnership with the academy and respectful, positive relationships between everyone in our learning community. For us it is about educating the whole child through a diverse and broad curriculum and making sure they are prepared to enter today’s modern world, as well rounded capable young men and women. Our latest Ofsted inspection recognised the high-level standard we work hard to deliver resulting in being rated a “good” school in all aspects of the inspection.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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About Fakenham Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
794 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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