Cover Supervisor/Faculty Departmental Assistant

Varndean School, Brighton, East Sussex


Job details

Job role Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Actual starting salary £9,895.00

Job summary

19.75 hours per week, term time only

Temporary position - Sept 20 - Feb 21

Scale 5, point 12.

Actual starting salary £9,895.00

Varndean School requires an enthusiastic, committed and outstanding Cover Supervisor. The successful applicant would be expected to provide cover supervision for absent staff across all departments.

The Cover supervisors are a busy and productive team within the School who support our vibrant teams of teaching staff. The successful applicant would be expected to provide an appropriate level of support in the classroom.

If you are interested in joining us, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Lynn Hill, Director of Finance & Operations, Varndean School. Email:

The closing date is 9am on Monday 13th July.

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

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1390 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
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School website Varndean School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Varndean School

Varndean School is a co-education state maintained comprehensive school for 11-16 year olds offering a modern and diverse curriculum. We give students the opportunity to explore their interests, achieve academic success and develop well-rounded characters to go forth into the world and make a valuable contribution to all our futures.

School location

Balfour Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 6NP