Cover Supervisor, Surrey

Closing date:

Oakwood SchoolSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Surrey Pay Grade: S6 £16,607 - £19,055 (FTE £20,628 - £23,669)
Contract term: Permanent

Oakwood School has the following Support Staff vacancy:-

Cover Supervisor

34 hours per week Monday to Friday, 39 weeks per year

Surrey Pay Grade: S6 £16,607 - £19,055 (FTE £20,628 - £23,669)

We are looking to increase our team of Cover Supervisors who deliver the curriculum in a teacher’s absence, commencing as soon as possible. 

The role of Cover Supervisors is to supervise pupils carrying out pre-prepared exercises when teaching staff are on short-term absence, managing a classroom and ensuring that students remain on task with the work they have been set. You will also be expected to invigilate during examinations and assist with some administrative tasks.

You should possess a calm, confident and assertive manner and have the ability to relate well to young people to support learning. You should have strong communication skills and be highly flexible. This is an excellent opportunity for graduates and those considering a career in teaching. Full training will be given for this very interesting role.

Closing date:    Friday 18th January 2019 (midday)

Interviews:          w/c Friday 25th January 2019

For an application pack, please visit our website. Completed applications should be emailed to 

Curriculum Vitae will not be accepted

Oakwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Oakwood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Balcombe Road, Horley, Surrey, RH6 9AE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1293 785363
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Oakwood School is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary for students aged 11-16, situated in Horley, Surrey. It is a community state school with a governing body of local volunteers, including parents and teachers. The school's capacit...