Cover Supervisor

The Burgate School and Sixth Form, Fordingbridge, Hampshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary £18,426 - £19,185 (FTE)

Job summary

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, confident person to join our fantastic team of Cover Supervisors.

This post would be ideal for an NQT or an aspiring teacher.

In this key position, the successful candidate will supervise a group of students during the short term absence of a teacher to ensure that students carry out a pre-prepared lesson whilst maintaining the good behaviour of the students, keeping students on task, and generally assisting students to undertake and engage in the set learning activities to support their learning. The successful candidate will be required to work as part of a team or on their own under the direction of our Cover Supervisor Manager. The role will also involve supporting with administration tasks. Please refer to our application pack for the full job description.

This post is for 35 hours a week/44.07 weeks a year.

Closing Date: 09:00 hrs on Monday 10 August 2020.
Interviews will be arranged with each candidate shortlisted

The Burgate School and Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check as well as other relevant re-employment checks including satisfactory references and medical clearance.

Employee benefits

We offer a welcoming and supportive working environment with sustained professional development and individualised CPD opportunities in an environment which recognises aspiration and excellence.

Applying for the job

Please visit our website for further information about our school. If you would like to apply for the post, please do so by completing an application form which can be found on the vacancies section of our website. Only applications submitted on the school's application form will be considered. CVs will not be considered.

If you wish to have the opportunity of an informal discussion prior to submitting an application form, please contact Mrs Fiona Wilcox (School Business Manager) at:

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 975 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Burgate School and Sixth Form website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About The Burgate School and Sixth Form

The Burgate School and Sixth Form converted to a Single Academy Trust in May 2011. We are a popular, Hampshire school providing high quality comprehensive education for children aged between 11 and 18. We are committed to supporting all staff in their career aspirations. Our school vision is that we want every child to enjoy their learning and feel valued for who they are.

School location

Salisbury Road, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1EZ