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Senior Cover Supervisor

Stoke Newington School & Sixth FormHackney

The School

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of a successful 11–19 inner-city comprehensive school which has had a recent glowing OFSTED report. Our school is a vibrant, high-performing organisation with an emphasis on inspiring and creative teaching. We are proud to be an inclusive school.

The Post

We are seeking a member of staff for our Learning Supervisor Team to supervise lessons where the timetabled teacher is absent. In this role, you will work 31 hours per week, from 8.15 – 15.15, term time only (44.9 paid weeks a year). 


The successful candidate will:

  • Have recognised competence in literacy and/or numeracy
  • Communicate confidently and effectively with students and other members of staff
  • Have high expectations of behaviour, following established frameworks for discipline that include a range of strategies, using praise, sanctions and rewards consistently and fairly
  • Maintain good relationships with pupils, exercising appropriate authority and act decisively when necessary
  • Help to raise the positive profile of Cover Supervisors within the classroom and provide a good role model within the classroom
  • Manage classes effectively using approaches that are appropriate to pupils’ needs in order to involve and motivate them, including a good understanding of SEN and G&T characteristics

Contacting Us

If you are interested in joining us, or would like to visit the school, then please contact our school on for further information. 

To download an application form and apply, please visit our website.

Closing date: Midday on Wednesday 29th September 2021.

As employers we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced DBS clearance is a statutory requirement for all positions.

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