Hours: 35.5 hours per week, 8am – 3.30pm
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8am – 4pm on Wednesday. 39 weeks
per annum (term time plus 1 week).
Salary: Pathway 4 Point 14-18 £21,097.13 - £22,703.76 (FTE - £25,409 -
Site: Thomas Deacon Academy
Closing date: 25 September 2023
note – the Trust may decide to interview suitable candidates prior to the
Thomas Deacon Education Trust is a charitable
organisation dedicated to raising educational outcomes across a range of
primary and secondary phase schools and academies in the East
Midlands. As a multi-academy trust we strive to provide
outstanding teaching and learning for all and an ethos
that encourages everyone to be the very best that they can be.
put learners, and their learning, at the heart of everything we do.
At Thomas Deacon Academy, our core
purpose is: “To ensure that each student acquires the necessary knowledge,
skills and character to make a positive contribution to society and ‘thrive’ as
a global citizen.”
Our six pillars of character provide the
foundation for the TDA Way: Curiosity, Commitment, Courage, Compassion,
Confidence and Courtesy
Thomas Deacon Academy was one of the
first Academies to be created and continues to thrive. As we enter the
exciting new phase of our future we continue to offer an aspirational
learning environment for students from the ages of 7 to 18 years old. Our
modern facilities, TDA Junior, Sixth Form Study Centre and 43 acre campus allow
us to provide the ultimate in educational choice.
In September 2019, Ofsted graded the
Academy as ‘Good’ in all areas and we are moving forward in our continued journey
We are looking to appoint a Cover
Supervisor to join our team at Thomas Deacon Academy.
As a Cover Supervisor your role will be
to teach classes to cover short term absence of teachers. You will teach the
lesson that has been set by the usual class teacher, taking full account of the
school behaviour policy and ensuring the quality of learning experience for
students within the class. You should be able to respond to student questions
and know where to direct them to gain extra help.
As a Cover Supervisor you will need to
cover a range of subjects and be able to think on your feet and adapt quickly
to the work provided. You will also need to be able to show authority in the
classroom and manage student behaviour, using the Academy policy.
This role would be suited to anybody
considering a career in teaching. Previous experience is desirable but not
Be passionate and dynamic about student’s learning.
Have the ability to form strong professional relationships with young
Have high expectations for the behaviour and academic progress of young
The Trust offers:
training/CPD opportunities in a friendly supportive environment.
for progression across Thomas Deacon Education Trust.
of Academy facilities (including a gym and onsite car parking).
Government pension scheme.
An engaging, creative and welcoming
environment to learners who take pride in their school.
An inclusive and collaborative
A talented, highly motivated,
committed and professional team of colleagues, both within the school and
across the trust.
An actively supportive Local Governing Body and
Thomas Deacon Education Trust is
committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Academy will
require the successful candidate to provide satisfactory references and
undertake an Enhanced Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
If you have any questions regarding this post please contact
the HR Team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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