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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 5 SCP 7-11 FTE £24,294 - £25,979 pay award pending Actual Annual Salary £18,421 - £20,144 pay award pending

What skills and experience we're looking for

Vacancy for Cover Supervisor

To start September 2024

Permanent, part time (32.5 Hours per week)

Term time only (39 weeks per year)

Grade 5 SCP 7-11 FTE £24,294 - £25,979 pay award pending

Actual Annual Salary £18,421 - £20,144 pay award pending

Wombourne High School are recruiting for a Cover Supervisor to start in September 2024, you will be employed for 32.5 hours per week, on a term time only contract (39 weeks per year).

We are a Multi Academy Trust comprising of six secondary schools and one primary school with over 750 employees and over 5,500 students, based in Dudley, West Midlands.

As a Cover Supervisor you will supervise whole classes during the absence of teachers. Cover Supervisors will give instructions for the lesson as provided by a teacher and the primary focus of the role will be to maintain good conduct in the classroom and to keep students on task.You will work under the direction and instruction of your line manager.At Wombourne High School, we highly value personal attributes of hard work, positivity and kindness, and we are looking for staff who can model these values.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Supervising pupils engaged in learning activities
  • Act as a role model and set high expectations of conduct and behaviour
  • Keep pupils on task and respond to general queries
  • Providing feedback to teachers and record keeping, recording absence, etc.

Candidates should be organised, self-motivated and confident as well as being extremely good communicators with excellent interpersonal skills and good IT Skills.

The successful candidate will have a grade 4 or above (or equivalent) in both English and Maths and will preferably have experience of working with teenagers and young adults.

For further information on this post please contact Ree Hickman –rhickman@wombournehighschool.co.uk

Closing date: Friday 21 June, 12 noon.

We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

Interviews due to take place: asap following closing date

What the school offers its staff

We are an ambitious and supportive school, committed to providing all our students with the best possible education. We are proud of our team of dedicated staff who provide an inspiring, structured and supportive learning environment, in which every student is challenged to realise their full potential and encouraged to be ambitious for their futures. We believe that everyone has potential: our commitment is to help each young person to make the most of their abilities and to achieve their goals.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Wombourne High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1077 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

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