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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you a University Graduate with a good honours degree in English or Mathematics?

Are you looking to pursue a career in education?

Have you thought about a role as a Cover Supervisor?

This role is ideal for recent graduates who having completed a Degree based around English or Maths, are looking to gain experience in schools prior to potentially starting a PGCE, Teach First, SCITT or GTP course. You will be provided with an insight into the day to day running of an improving school, which possesses committed and passionate teaching staff. The school provide a supportive and inclusive environment and you will be given every opportunity to test and develop your skills within an environment of excellence. The primary role will be to supervise lessons when a teacher is absent. Work will be set by the teacher and your role will be to ensure that pupils remain on task, complete the work and to maintain good order. You will need to be able to explain instructions to pupils and help them carry out the work set. This may involve some explanation. You will need to have the skills to work with groups of pupils or with individuals and experience of working in schools or with large groups of teenagers will be advantageous.

What the school offers its staff

The ideal applicant will have:

  • A commitment to deliver education to a high standard
  • A passion to help every child achieve their full potential
  • Be able to use own initiative and work as part of a team
  • Have a good honour degree in English or Maths
  • Be patient, sensitive and an ability to foster good relationships

If you feel you have the right qualities and can make a difference to the next generation this role could be for you. Please note that CV’s will not be accepted unless accompanied by a fully completed application form.

Interviews will be held as soon as possible.

Deadline for Applications:Friday 3rd February 2023

Interview:Week commencing Monday 6th February 2023

Further details about the role

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic; this includes applicants wishing to work flexibly.

Access to interview -should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist, we will.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of applications. If you have not had any communication within 10 days of the closing date please take this as confirmation that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Commitment to safeguarding

TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.
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About King Harold Business & Enterprise Academy

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

King Harold Academy is a community based school in Waltham Abbey, Essex. King Harold Academy benefits from being part of the Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT). Currently we teach KS3 and 4

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