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  • Start date details

    Immediate start

  • Closing date

    29 February 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    1 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Temporary contract until 31st August 2024

Pay scale

Scale H5, £29,583 pa which pro rata is £25,302 pa for full time

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required for an immediate start. Part time or full time positions available, term time only. Temporary contract until 31st August 2024 in the first instance. Scale H5, £29,583 pa which pro rata is £25,302 pa for full time, 36 hours per week, 8.15am - 4.30pm.

You will be responsible for independently covering classes, often outside of your specialism, in the absence of the class teacher. You will also support the learning of students in your attached faculty. These abilities will be assessed at interview.

We are looking for people educated to graduate level with an interest in how young people learn and enthusiasm for working in a school. Previous experience in schools is not necessary as full training is provided.

This role would be particularly suitable for someone thinking of a career in teaching. There are many and varied CPD opportunities available and previous Cover Supervisors have successfully gained places on PGCE courses and progressed to become qualified teachers.


For all vacancies, please apply as soon as possible as shortlisting / interviews will be ongoing up until the closing date.Should a suitable candidate be appointed, the advert may close early.

Closing date: Ongoing

Nower Hill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon an enhanced criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service; a prohibition from teaching check (teachers only); satisfactory references; the right to work in the UK; and a satisfactory health check. As a diverse and inclusive school we are committed to equality of opportunity for all of our staff and welcome applications that represent our very diverse school community. Applications from all individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, ethnicity, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Please click to view the Nower Hill High School Equality Information and Objectives 2023-24

What the school offers its staff

Nower Hill is a high achieving co-educational, multicultural school. At the most recent Ofsted inspection the school was rated “outstanding”. We have high all round standards and a warm, supportive environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Nower Hill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon an enhanced criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service; a prohibition from teaching check (teachers only); satisfactory references; the right to work in the UK; and a satisfactory health check.

Applying for the job

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About Nower Hill High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
2028 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Nower Hill High School
Nower Hill High School is a fantastic place to work and develop as a teacher. We’d love you to come and join us!

We offer:

A dynamic place to work
Comprehensive Professional Development and training opportunities
Staff well-being service ( ESP’s Employee Assistance Programme )
A comfortable and well-resourced working environment
A highly skilled, professional and inspirational staff
A diverse, ambitious and inspirational student body
An aspirational community of local families
Excellent facilities
Excellent in-school career advancement opportunities
Free fitness suite membership
On site qualified nurse and counsellor. Free annual flu vaccinations
Excellent student support systems
A programme of staff social events
A very supportive Leadership Team
Competitive London pay scales
Excellent holidays
Generous pension scheme
The option of a school place for children of staff
A very supportive Governing Body
A thriving extra-curricular activities and trips programme
On site catering facilities and outlets
Excellent public transport links into Central London
Local shops within walking distance
An Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’ in all 5 categories

Arranging a visit to Nower Hill High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@nowerhill.harrow.sch.uk.

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