Cover Supervisor

We are seeking to recruit an inspiring Cover Supervisor to join our enthusiastic and professional team. This is an excellent opportunity to directly support students and staff at Larkmead and to enhance the learning outcomes for our student body.

We are looking for someone who has high expectations of all students and is committed to raising educational achievement in classes across both the curriculum and academic years. Flexibility is key as the daily role is a reactive one requiring you to move to where need is greatest.

Training will be given but it would be an advantage to have classroom experience hence the role would suit an existing Teaching Assistant looking to expand and develop their career within education or a graduate considering a future in Teaching.

Salary Type: Grade 6 Point 18–21 £18,870.00 – £20,541.00 (pro rata), actual salary to reflect the term time nature of the post £12,743.13 – £13,871.58
Contract Hours: 30 hours per week Monday to Friday 8.20am – 3.10pm with 50 minute unpaid rest break each day
Closing Date: 9.00am Friday 22nd February 2019
Interview Date: Wednesday 27th February 2019
Position Start Date: A.S.A.P
Responsible to: Cover Manager

If you would like to apply for this position, please download the Vale Academy Trust Support Staff Application Form from our website.

Completed applications should be sent by email to by the closing date of 9.00am Friday 22nd February 2019. Alternatively the application form can be submitted in hard copy to the school. The outer envelope for written applications should be endorsed with ‘Cover Supervisor’ for ease of identification. CV’s will not be accepted in substitution for completed application forms.

Larkmead School is a member of the Vale Academy Trust. The Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check.

All staff will be expected to promote fundamental British values.