Cover Teacher - Dawlish College

Dawlish College, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 0BY

10 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2023 or as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    9 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 November 2022

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What skills and experience we're looking for

Ivy Education Trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic individual with drive, passion and creativity to join Dawlish College as a Cover Teacher.

As the ‘in-house’ Cover Teacher at Dawlish College, the successful applicant will become an integral part of our school’s teaching and learning community, ensuring continuity and consistency for students when staff are absent and contributing to the wider life of the school. Paid at MPS level, this post is a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys flexibility and variety in their work and who wants to focus their professional practice primarily on ensuring the quality of student experience in the classroom, during the school day.

Are you:

- an inspirational, dedicated and forward-thinking classroom practitioner?

- able to deliver targeted lessons up to and including GCSE?

- committed to raising standards?

- creative, enthusiastic and committed to active learning?

You will:

- demonstrate excellent planning and organisational skills

- be able to enthuse and motivate all students

- put the building of positive relationships with staff and students at the heart of what you do

- have incredibly high expectations

- be an excellent team player

- believe that all students are capable of success

If you think you can make a difference to our students and relish the idea of joining our successful, supportive and highly-motivated team in the delivery of an excellent education, then we want to hear from you!

What the school offers its staff

Dawlish College is a vibrant and exciting place to be. As a relatively small school we have the luxury of knowing every young person as an individual whilst also being able to offer a wider variety of opportunities. Workingcollaboratively, having fun and enjoying what we do is at the heart of what it means to work with us and webelieve that this is why students thrive, our outcomes are strong and we are growing year on year.

Dawlish College is part of Ivy Education Trust. At Ivy Education Trust, we have exceptional expectations of our students and staff and we welcome applicants who share our commitment to place student learning at the center of everything we do. Our induction programme is excellent, and all staff are involved in an innovative CPD programme. Ivy Education Trust is an inspiring place to work, with staff who are dedicated to increasing opportunities, improving outcomes and improving the life chances of all pupils and families that we serve and to nurture, develop and grow the talent of staff.

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About Dawlish College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
602 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

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