Cover Supervisor, London Borough of Barking and Dagenham

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Robert Clack School of ScienceLondon Borough of Barking and Dagenham

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Scale 5, point 22 (£17,100 per annum approximately - pro-rata)
Contract term: Fixed Term

SALARY: Scale 5, point 22 (approximately £17,100 per annum, pro-rata)  

APPOINTMENT: 31.25 hours per week – 8.15am-3.15pm (45 minutes lunch break)                               Monday to Friday, term-time only, fixed-term for one year (could lead to a permanent post)

We are seeking to appoint a Cover Supervisor to work under the guidance of teaching staff to deliver cover lessons in the classroom and supervise lessons during the short / long term absence of teachers.  Classes will cover a range of subjects, pupil numbers and pupil abilities.  This will be a good opportunity for someone looking to gain experience in a secondary school teaching environment.   

The successful candidate must be proactive and able to use their initiative with regards to checking for daily cover requirements.  They should also have the following skills and experience:  

• Good levels of literacy and numeracy; 

• A variety of communication skills to respond to the needs of individual children; 

• Excellent behaviour management skills; 

• Able to develop positive working relationships with pupils; 

• Flexibility and adaptability; 

• Patience and a calm manner.  

REQUIRED FOR: September 2018 

APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: Friday 26th January 2018 

INTERVIEWS TO BE HELD: February / March 2018

Please refer to the Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form for further details.  CV’s only will not be accepted. 

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More about Robert Clack School of Science
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: (B) Upper Site, Gosfield Road, Dagenham, Essex, RM8 1JU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 82704200
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Robert Clack School is an 11-18, mixed school with approximately 2,000 pupils (including 400+ in the Sixth Form) taught across two sites.  It has become a highly successful, heavily oversubscribed secondary school on the basis of consistent and ...