Cover Supervisor

Thurston Community College, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP31 3PB

This job expired on 28 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details


  • Application deadline

    28 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 September 2022

Job details

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - 39 weeks per year: 37 hrs per week Monday – Thursday 08:45 – 17:00 (45mins unpaid break) Friday 08:45 – 16:30 (45mins unpaid break)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Cover Supervisor job summary

Cover Supervisor including Homework Club Supervisor

You will supervise students for absent teachers, undertaking work which has been set for them. You willneed to manage student behaviour and deal promptly with conflict and incidents in line with College policy.

You need to be able to motivate and inspire students. Previous experience working with young people would be an advantage.


To start asap

39 weeks per year: 37 hrs per week

Monday – Thursday 08:45 – 17:00 (45mins unpaid break)

Friday 08:45 – 16:30 (45mins unpaid break)

Grade 4 Pt 9: Hourly rate £10.84

If you are excited by this post, its challenges and opportunities; if you relish the prospect of joining our team of committed and excellent staff; We very much look forward to hearing from you. Please visit our website for further information or if you would like to discuss this post further please do not hesitate to contact admin@thurstoncollege.org.

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and interviews may be held in advance of the closing date.

This job post has expired.

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About Thurston Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1578 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Thurston Community College is a large popular mixed comprehensive school. It comprises of two distinct and specialist sites. Our Thurston Campus, for students from Year 7 to Year 11 is situated four miles east of Bury St Edmunds. Thurston Sixth; Beyton Campus is located in the nearby village of Beyton, offering a bespoke centre of excellence for students in Year 12 and Year 13. Both locations provide an exciting, dynamic learning environment, where students display a positive attitude to learning and make good progress.

We are a school that boasts a strong sense of community and prides itself on its culture of high expectations and values. The wellbeing and education of every young person is fundamental to us. We work hard to provide a safe and happy environment within which every student can grow and achieve personal, social and academic success. We are proud of our inclusive approach and strive to ensure learning is enjoyable and seen as a lifelong process.

Our purpose is simple; to inspire a love of learning, empower our college community with the knowledge and skills to help them make meaningful choices and contribute positively to the world in which we live

To achieve excellence in all aspects of school life.

A new Principal was appointed in September 2021 and together with the Governing Body has set an exciting and aspirational vision for the College over the next five years.

What we can offer?

Our staff are our biggest asset, and the success of our students depends upon them. A few things we offer are:

● Friendly colleagues who are always happy to help each other

● A supportive, open and approachable leadership team

● A large rural campus

● On-site parking

● Employee Assistance Programme

● Free tea, coffee and biscuits!

Arranging a visit to Thurston Community College

Please contact HR@thurstoncollege.org

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