Cover Supervisor Frederick Bremer School, London

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a high quality, enthusiastic and proactive Cover Supervisor. The cover supervisor will deliver prepared lessons set by the teacher and ensure that students remain on task and complete the work to a high standards. The ideal candidate needs to be able to motivate and inspire pupils and have good attention to detail. Experience of working with children and managing behaviour would be an advantage.
The position of cover supervisor would be ideal for aspiring teachers in secondary schools and here at Frederick Bremer School we offer a variety of teacher training routes for the right candidate. We take pride in providing quality cover for our students in the absence of their regular class teacher and the ideal person to join the team would be someone who is proactive, organised, a team player, flexible, able to work under pressure and willingness to learn and develop. All departments within the school are highly supportive and there is a real team spirit amongst staff.
The school was rated good in all areas by Ofsted in 2015 and we are on a trajectory of continuous improvement. We are committed to high quality learning and teaching for all pupils, ensuring all pupils make rapid progress regardless of their starting point. The successful candidate will join an experienced and successful science team committed to collaborative working. Frederick Bremer is a popular and over-subscribed school which enjoys excellent state of the art facilities in a new building.
Equal opportunities are at the heart of how we operate at Frederick Bremer. We have a diverse staff body whose identities are respected and valued. We are always seeking to add to the diversity of our staff and we actively welcome applicants who identify as BAME or other minority groups. We also welcome applicants who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics of the 2010 Equalities Act. We have range of strategies to promote staff well-being including a new bespoke well-being curriculum for all pupils. Diversity and equality are central to our values at Frederick Bremer. We also offer opportunities for flexible and part time work arrangements.

You will be supported by an experienced Cover Manager and Cover Supervisor as well as being part of the wider school community.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offer of a position is subject to receiving satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS Clearance

For more information and an application pack please see our website or contact Nosheen Niazi on 020 8498 3312 or email If you would like to visit the school before submitting your application please contact us.

Completed application forms should be returned or emailed to by 12pm on 25th March 2019. Interviews to be held during the week commencing 25th March 2019

Essential educational requirements

GCSE English and Maths (A-C) or equivalent

Essential qualifications

High level of planning and organisational skills

Essential skills and experience

High level of planning and organisational skills

About Frederick Bremer School

Siddeley Road, London, E17 4EY
LA Maintained School
Frederick Bremer School website (opens in a new window)