Cover Supervisor

Wadham School, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7NT

6 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    12 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Grade 13 £15,186 - £16,628

What skills and experience we're looking for

We seek an energetic and positive individual who values young people and their learning to deliver teaching and learning planned by the class teacher with the aim of ensuring ongoing academic progress during short-term absence and to direct teaching assistants working within the classes being covered, as appropriate.

Excellent communication skills are required to liaise with teaching staff regarding the cover work set and to respond to questions from students about process and procedure, as well as dealing with immediate problems or emergencies in accordance with the school’s policies and procedures.

The successful applicant will have secure knowledge of ICT programmes such as Microsoft Teams, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook and be able to efficiently complete class registration.

What the school offers its staff

Wadham School can offer you:

  • The chance to be a part of an exciting educational journey alongside highly regarding professionals
  • The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues and wonderful young people and their families
  • Strong and supportive leadership, who place value on learning beyond the classroom
  • The opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful areas of Southern England
  • Fulfilment, in knowing that you matter, and the work you do makes a positive difference to the lives you touch.

Commitment to safeguarding

Wadham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to lmahoney@wadhamschool.co.uk

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About Wadham School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
466 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01460 270127

Are you looking to work in a Good school (Ofsted, June 2019) with a community working together for the best possible outcomes for young people? Wadham School is friendly, vibrant and forward looking. It is an exciting time at Wadham School. We strive to be a school which uses an evidence based approach to teaching and an ethos and drive for the school to be much more than just learning in lessons. A varied programme of extra-curricular activities and house competitions provides an exciting opportunity for staff to be involved in the wider school community. At our core is an aim, through everything that we do, to develop a sense of hope, a hope which will encourage and support students in becoming the best that they can be. The school serves a beautiful area of South Somerset with excellent links to the wider South West, Bristol and Bath and direct train links to London from Crewkerne itself and Taunton. If the above gives you a picture of a community that you would be excited to be part of then the students and staff at Wadham School invite your application and would love to meet you.

Arranging a visit to Wadham School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email lmahoney@wadhamschool.co.uk.

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