8 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time, term time: 37 hours a week + 5 training Days

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

The post entails covering lessons when teachers are absent and assisting with the development of learning resources for such lessons. The role is busy and varied, you will work across many different subject areas within our academy. The role also provides support and cover within our behaviour team and involves working with groups of students to improve their attitude to learning. A background in coaching, sports or other practical disciplines would be advantageous.

What the school offers its staff

  • Salary commensurate to your experience
  • A strong and ongoing CPD program
  • Opportunities for career development and progression, including pathways to gaining qualified teacher status (QTS)
  • Support staff pension scheme
  • Use of the onsite gym
  • A Senior Team that are keen to drive school improvement and are open to innovation and creative thinking
  • A strong commitment to staff wellbeing

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to p.greenwood@kenstimpson.org.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About Ken Stimpson Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
Up to 1180 pupils
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Ken Stimpson Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email p.swift@kenstimpson.org.uk.

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