Cover Supervisor

Cardinal Heenan Catholic High SchoolLeeds

Cover Supervisor (One Year Fixed Term in the first instance)

Grade C1 (Pts 12 – 17)

Salary £22,183 - £24,491

(Salary is pro rata to hours and weeks worked)

37 hours per week Term Time only + additional days for training as required

Required for October 2021

Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, self-motivated and inspiring cover supervisor on a fixed term basis for one year.  We are looking for someone who is qualified to GCSE Grade C or above in English and Maths or NVQ Level 2 and ideally has experience of working with children in a classroom setting. 

You will supervise students completing work that has been set by absent teachers.   Other duties will be required under the direction of the Cover Manager.  Duties may include examination invigilation and the provision of administrative and clerical support. 

This is an exciting time to join our happy, oversubscribed school and be part of a dynamic team who contribute to our school community.  This post is ideal for candidates who are considering a career in teaching or in the wider education sector or indeed anyone who has a real interest and passion for supporting young people in their learning.

If you can offer vision, drive and a commitment to supporting and developing young people within our Catholic school then we want to hear from you.  We are particularly interested in candidates who share our commitment to improving the life chances of young people regardless of background. 

Further details and Catholic Education Service application forms are also available from the school website (

Please note that covering letters are not required and will not be used as part of the shortlisting or selection process. There is a section of the application form where candidates may offer further information to support their application. This can take the form of a letter of no more than two sides of A4.

Closing date: Noon on Monday 20 September 2021

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, hence all appointments made are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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