Cover Supervisor

Stoke Damerel Community College, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 4BD

2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    11 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

NJC Grade D scale pt 8 - 14 £22,777 - £25,409 FTE per annum

Actual salary

Actual salary £17,710 - £19,756 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Strong academic record, including English and Maths at Grade C, 4/5 or equivalent

  • Experience of working with/supervising students including knowledge of behavioural and learning difficulties

  • Relevant teaching qualification - PGCE/QTS

  • Relevant qualification in supporting people e.g. NVQ

  • Ability to initiate, develop and maintain good working relationships with teachers, students, parents and staff

What the school offers its staff

Stoke Damerel Community College and Scott College are proud members of the Greenshaw Learning Trust, a ‘family’ of like-minded schools, that collaborate to provide mutual support, share their good practice and learn from each other, whilst retaining and developing our own distinctive character.

The Trust is a vibrant and forward-thinking community of teachers, support staff and learners committed to educating the ‘whole child’ to improve life chances, whilst securing the best possible outcomes for students. We encourage all young people to work hard and make the most of the opportunities they are given. Our amazing team of teachers and support staff themselves demonstrate and encourage a lifelong love of learning, both within and beyond our curriculum.

Further details about the role

We are seeking to appoint a skilled, enthusiastic, dynamic and inspirational Cover Supervisor to assist the cover team and support our young people. Your main responsibility will be to provide cover for classes, supervising and delivering pre-prepared learning activities and cover whole classes in the absence of the teacher as directed by the Cover Coordinator. You will be able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills with a desire to promote and develop children's learning and confidence.

This is a very rewarding role where you will be able to develop strong working relationships with children. Graduates who have an interest in pursuing a future career in teaching or individuals who have previous experience of working with children will be particularly suited to this role.

We welcome applications from individuals who have experience of working with young people either in an educational and/or social care setting. You must be able to establish excellent relationships with pupils and colleagues, and work well within a team.

Commitment to safeguarding

Greenshaw Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS and barred list check.

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About Stoke Damerel Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1288 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number
01752 556065


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