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  • Start date details

    Immediate Start

  • Closing date

    25 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time: Full-time

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Scale 5 / MPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated member of staff to join the Newton Abbot College’s dedicated team of Cover Teachers, with responsibility for administering the emergency cover procedures. The successful applicant will provide continuity of student learning and progression through the organisation of emergency cover and through the supervision of whole classes during the short-term absences of teachers. Additionally, when not providing cover, they will support the wider college in supporting student learning.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate about helping students to achieve their very best.
  • Be committed to the vision and values of the college.
  • Have experience of working with young people.
  • Be kind, patient and flexible in their approach and a strong communicator.
  • Be organised and proactive in their work and a collaborative and trustworthy team player.
  • Be a positive and professional role model, demonstrating high expectations at all times, to all staff and students.
  • Be an experienced, reflective and aware practitioner who knows how to get the best from people.
  • Engage with the college coaching programme, as part of our professional development offer. This reflects how highly we value our cover teachers as we do other teachers.

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


What the school offers its staff

Newton Abbot College is an over-subscribed secondary school with a growing Sixth Form that is situated in the heart of Newton Abbot, Devon. Our mission is to support, challenge and inspire every individual to be better than they ever dreamt they could be. To achieve this staff and students share the same set of values and drivers that underpin an ethos of traditional values and incredibly high expectations and a culture of high-quality teaching supported by exceptional pastoral care. Staff wellbeing and professional development are always a priority and we work hard to look after our staff and provide them with opportunities to develop their practice and, if they wish, further their careers. There is a very strong sense of community and team at Newton Abbot College; everybody looks out for one another and everybody is proud of their role; as together we grow our college from strength to strength.

Newton Abbot College (“Good” OFSTED April 2019) is part of the Ivy Learning Trust. We have exceptional expectations of our students and staff, and we welcome applicants who share our commitment to place student learning at the centre of everything we do. The Ivy Learning Trust is an inspiring place to work with staff who are dedicated to increasing opportunities, maximising outcomes and improving the life chances of all pupils. We prioritise nurturing and developing the talent of our staff; our induction programme is excellent, and all staff are involved in an innovative CPD programme. All Ivy Learning Trust schools form a wider family with a vision of inspiring excellence through collaboration.

If you like what you see and read and believe that you can support us in continuing to achieve great things here at Newton Abbot College, then do get in touch.

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)
medical
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 Newton Abbot College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1327 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01626 367335

Newton Abbot College is an over-subscribed secondary school with a growing Sixth Form that is situated in the heart of Newton Abbot, Devon. Our mission is to support, challenge and inspire every individual to be better than they ever dreamt they could be. To achieve this staff and students share the same set of values and drivers that underpin an ethos of traditional values and incredibly high expectations and a culture of high-quality teaching supported by exceptional pastoral care. Staff wellbeing and professional development are always a priority and we work hard to look after our staff and provide them with opportunities to develop their practice and, if they wish, further their careers. There is a very strong sense of community and team at Newton Abbot College; everybody looks out for one another and everybody is proud of their role as together we grow our college from strength to strength.

Arranging a visit to Newton Abbot College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email zbhiwandiwalla@nacollege.devon.sch.uk.

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