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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    23 November 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 October 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Cover Supervisor

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£25,878.00 - £27,852.00 Annually (FTE) Grade 5 Point 15-19 - Pro-rated for working Term Time only

Cover Supervisor job summary

Cover Supervisor

32.5 hours per week, 8.30am - 3.30pm - Term Time Only

What’s the best thing about working for OAT?  That’s easy.  The people. Whether it’s our pupils who are diverse and full of character, or our staff who are committed, full of energy, and driven by the purpose of our work. Our people are amazing; we value them, and we take care of them.

  If you fancy a change of career, we will provide all the right training through a supportive, extended induction package – all you need to bring is enthusiasm, care for children and a good sense of humour.

This exciting role of Cover Supervisor involves working with children to supervise their learning when there are short-term absences of teachers.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and approachable with a “can-do” attitude and the genuine commitment to providing the best possible educational experience to our students.

We offer a competitive package of benefits for our staff including:

- Employee benefits and wellbeing package

- Cycle to Work and Car salary sacrifice scheme

- The best professional development to support your career, including a comprehensive induction programme with Trust wide career opportunities

- EAP service which includes free confidential advice to staff and a counselling service available 24/7

- Access to a contributory pension scheme

If you have any questions about the role or wish to have an informal chat, please contact Letticia Annang (Regional HR Partner) at letticia.annang@ormistonacademies.co.uk.  Visits to the academy are welcomed. 


Closing date for applications:  Friday 23rd November 2023, 5pm.  Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.


We are committed to safeguarding and the welfare of children & young people and will conduct stringent recruitment checks including a full DBS check.



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.

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About Ormiston Rivers Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1156 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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