11 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    29 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Unqualified Teacher Pay Scale 1-6 (start point will depend on experience)

Job summary

Cover Supervisor

Full time


Salary: Unqualified Teacher Pay Scale 1-6 (start point will depend on experience)

Hours: Full Time

Benefits: Competitive

Closing date; 29-10-2021

The basis of this role is a member of staff who will cover the teaching of a class when the normal classroom teacher is unavailable.

Whilst covering a lesson you will be responsible for the students learning, safety and behaviour and must ensure that the lessons work is completed and students make the progress required. You will be required to cover a multitude of different subjects and teach children aged 11 – 16. You may at points be given a small number of timetabled lessons for which you would be given all materials and extra support from subject specialists. When there is no cover needs you may also be used to support in classes or support other functions in the school such as break and lunch time duties, exam invigilation and more.

Essential experience

 Experience in a school environment.

 Good understanding of the secondary school curriculum.

 A good foundation knowledge of GCSE level English, Maths and Science.

 Experience of safeguarding children. Desirable experience

 Experience as a cover supervisor/supply teacher.

 Experience of working in a secondary school environment in a disadvantaged area.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of applications.

If you have not had any communication within 10 days of the closing date please take this as confirmation that on this occasion your application has not been successful.


TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Our Commitment - Equal, Inclusive, Diverse

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic; this includes applicants wishing to work flexibly.

Access to interview - should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist we will.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
556 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact email

About Havant Academy


'Inspiring learners, changing lives'

A community of learners who share the mindset of success and are driven by the prospect of opportunity for all. An environment of aspiration, respect and openess, enabling staff and students to thrive.

School location

Wakefords Way, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 5JD

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