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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    28 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

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  • Hours of work: 31 hours and 15 minutes per week at the following times: 8.30am – 3.10pm, Monday – Friday, Term Time Only plus INSET

Contract type


Actual salary

Salary Scale Grade G point 8 – 20, £24,702 – £30,296 pro rata. Actual salary per annum is £17,905 - £21,959

What skills and experience we're looking for

The school is seeking a new Cover Supervisor to join our team.

The post would suit a confident, assertive individual who has a good rapport with young people and is able to supervise classes in the absence of their teachers, ensuring that learning takes place in a calm and orderly environment.

The successful postholder will be expected to set high expectations to motivate and challenge students, whilst managing behaviour effectively and promoting a positive learning environment. In periods where cover is not required the ideal candidate must be flexible enough to undertake other tasks such as, lunch duties, exam invigilation, administration and other general support in and out of the classroom.

Applicants need to have some experience of working with young people, ideally gained in an educational setting. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, self-motivated and be able to work with minimum supervision.

Interviews will be held week commencing 4th March 2024.

Please see the Cover Supervisor Recruitment Pack for the full job description and person specification.

What the school offers its staff


The post is term time only, plus INSET days (44.75 weeks per year). This includes 25.5 paid days holiday rising to 30.5 after 5 years continuous service plus statutory holidays. All holidays must be taken in the school holidays.

Cirencester Kingshill School is proud to offer a wide range of benefits for our employees, which includes:

  • Attractive salary and pension scheme – Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Family friendly polices
  • A range of statutory benefits including sick pay, maternity, paternity, shared parental and adoption leave
  • Access to an employee assistance programme for all staff that offers services, including wellbeing, self-referral counselling, information on stress, weight management, smoking cessation
  • Access to Occupational Health services
  • New staff induction and support programmes
  • Continuous service in other state funded schools will be honoured in relation to sick pay, holiday entitlement, pension rights
  • Access to or provision of IT equipment (role specific)
  • Access to CLPD and INSET, personalised for individuals through the schools’ Appraisal procedures, including access to role specific academic study and professional qualifications
  • Onsite parking facilities and cycle storage
  • Staff social, sporting and wellbeing activities throughout the year
  • The dining room is open for staff to use at break and lunch times
  • Staff room with facilities, including tea and coffee
  • There is an optional staff social fund

Commitment to safeguarding

Cirencester Kingshill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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About Cirencester Kingshill School

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

Cirencester Kingshill School, opened in 1976, as a purpose built 11-16 co-educational comprehensive. It is situated on the south east side of Cirencester approximately one mile from the centre, on a spacious site bordering open countryside. The school became an Academy in August 2011.

Arranging a visit to Cirencester Kingshill School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@cirencesterkingshill.gloucs.sch.uk.

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