Employer: Skills for Life Trust
Salary: C1 £18,672 - £23,866 pro rata, per annum (Actual Salary: £14,468- £18,493 per annum.
Location: Chatham, Kent
Hours: 35 hours per week. Term Time Only (38 weeks plus one additional Trust day).
We require a conscientious person with a professional approach to the education of our boys, to be part of a team of cover supervisors in our academy.
You will be responsible for the supervision of classes in the absence of a teacher and are expected to insist upon the highest standards of behaviour, maintaining a purposeful working environment for our students. You will need to be very flexible and adaptable as the role will require you to fulfil a variety of roles including: invigilation, lunch duties and administration duties as well as replacing a teacher in their absence.
A good standard of education and literacy is essential, along with experience of working with children of relevant age and an understanding of principles of child development and learning processes and in particular, barriers to learning.
You will need to be confident in your ability to maintain the school's behaviour expectations in classes, and be able to deal with any challenging behaviour in a calm yet firm manner. You will also be expected to work in line with Teachers' Standards and Ofsted requirements: training will also be provided on this aspect.
The Trust Board is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
For an informal discussion, please contact Danielle Anderson who can arrange this for you (email@example.com or 01634 861596).
Please apply as soon as possible as interviews may be held before the closing date.
Closing date: 20 January 2019