Ad Hoc Cover Assistant, Sutton

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St Philomena's Catholic High School for GirlsSutton

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £13.56 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

Ad Hoc Cover 

Assistant Immediate Start

Do you want to work in one of the top non-selective of schools in the country for progress nationally, equipping students for success in both further study and future employment?

Monday – Friday, 8.30am - 3.30pm
Term Time Only
Salary Point: £13.56 per hour

We are looking to expand and build up our pool of Ad Hoc Cover Assistants. Reporting directly to the Assistant Headteacher responsible for Teaching and Learning, however, on a daily basis for cover requirements you will report to the Staff Cover Coordinator. The Ad Hoc Cover Assistant will be required to supervise whole classes during the short term absence of teaching staff.

You will have successful experience working with children and young people of relevant age in a learning environment, have an understanding of relevant policies / codes of practice / legislation, as well as being able to work and communicate well with children, young people and adults alike. As Ad Hoc Cover Assistants are only required as and when the need arises, you will be flexible in your approach to work and available to provide cover at short notice.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of an outstanding school and make a major contribution to the schools continued success.

Further details and an application form are available by contacting the school, or can be downloaded from our school website.

Visits are warmly welcomed and highly recommended - please contact Ms Adams, Personnel Officer on

Applications from non-Catholics are welcome. All staff are required to be supportive of the Catholic ethos and we have a full time Chaplain that can help support individuals within their role.

Address: Pound Street, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3PS
Tel: 020 8642 2025 ext 202
Fax: 020 8643 7925

Applications to be received as soon as possible 

Individual contact will be made with potential candidates confirming date of interview  

Reference No:  AHR 17-484

“St Philomena’s is an exceptional school.”
OFSTED March 2008

“St Philomena’s High School for Girls is an outstanding Catholic school. It achieves both academic excellence and outstanding personal and spiritual development for all pupils.

Pupil’s take full advantage of the opportunities offered to them at St Philomena’s and are happy to contribute to all aspects of school life.”
Section 48 Inspection

The school has 1,381 students with 317  in the Sixth Form.


Ms M Noone

St Philomena’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about St Philomena's Catholic High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Pound Street, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 3PS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 86422025
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