- Level 4, Point 11-15, £16,476.74 - £17,834.85 pro-rated (actual salary) per annum
Cover Supervisor job summary
We are seeking an additional Cover Supervisor to join the team.
The post would suit confident, assertive individuals who have a good rapport with young people and is able to supervise classes in the absence of their teachers, ensuring that learning takes place in a calm and orderly environment.
You will be expected to set high expectations to motivate and challenge pupils whilst managing behaviour effectively and promoting a positive learning environment. In periods where cover is not required the ideal candidates must be flexible enough to undertake other tasks such as exam invigilation, break duties, form responsibilities, administration and general support.
You will have experience of working with young people ideally gained in an educational setting. The successful candidates will be enthusiastic and self-motivated and be able to work with minimum supervision.
Closing Date: Open until filled. Please note that we will be running this as a rolling recruitment and selection process during the recruitment campaign, therefore please submit your application at your earliest opportunity.
Applying for the job
Applicants must complete the Trust’s application form - we cannot accept CVs. An Application Form and recruitment information can be downloaded from our website www.woottonupper.co.uk or requested by email from firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please return the completed Application Form either by email to email@example.com or by post to the HR Department, Wootton Academy Trust, Hall End Road, Wootton, Bedfordshire, MK43 9HT.
Wootton Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Wootton Academy Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.
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About the schools
- Trust type
- Multi-academy trust
Wootton Upper School and Kimberley 16 - 19 College (in the nearby village of Stewartby) are both operated by Wootton Academy Trust [WAT]. The two institutions are 3 miles apart and linked by a shuttle bus.
WAT is ambitious and its vison is to provide outstanding education in all of its component parts.
Wootton Upper School, with 900 students across Years 9 - 11, was rated good by Ofsted in November 2017. Results across the core subjects are very high. Progress 8 was 0.13 in 2017; 0.26 in 2018 and 0.2 in 2019.
Most of its students come from two local middle schools.
Kimberley College 16-19 College has 650 students. In September 2022 this will rise to 700. Around 175 pupils in each year group join the College from Wootton Upper School; the rest join from other schools.
Kimberley is rated good by Ofsted with outstanding for Personal Development, Behaviour and Well-being. The College has regularly featured in the Sunday Times list of the top Sixth Form Colleges in the UK based on the proportion of students getting 2As and 1B or better in facilitating subjects. In 2019 Kimberley College was ranked as the 14th highest Sixth form College in the UK.
- School type
- Free School, ages 16 to 19
- School size
- 602 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 16 to 19
- School type
- Academy, ages 13 to 18
- School size
- 897 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 13 to 18