Cover Manager, Buckinghamshire or Northamptonshire

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The Elizabeth Woodville SchoolBuckinghamshire or Northamptonshire

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Start date: asap
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: NJC Grade G, points 19 - 22
Contract term: Permanent


NJC Grade G (range 19 – 22) (Actual Salary = £13485 pa - £14614 pa)

30 hours/week: 5 days/week, 39 weeks/year (term time plus training days) 

We are seeking to appoint a positive and confident individual to provide effective Cover Manager in a range of classes and subjects in response to unforeseen short term teacher absence. You will be required to ensure good order is maintained in the classroom and pupils keep to task.

The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, flexible, hard-working and have excellent communication skills. You will be a team player able to work under pressure whilst maintaining a friendly approachable attitude to students and staff. With the ability to relate to young people and experience of working with groups of young people, you will have a broad knowledge of qualifications taught in schools and be educated to NVQ level 3 or equivalent. You will also be required to travel between our 2 school sites in Roade and Deanshanger.

Closing Date: Midday 19 November 2018

Rated as a good school by Ofsted in May 2014, Elizabeth Woodville School is a high-achieving comprehensive school across two sites serving many villages and the fringes of both Northampton and Milton Keynes. EWS joined Tove Learning Trust in 2016, whose vision is to ensure all pupils are provided with outstanding educational experiences that lead to outstanding outcomes. The school is ambitious and well managed with an inspiring learning environment for both students and staff. 

There are many attractive benefits to working at EWS, including: 

• Rural location 

• On site Nursery 

• On site parking 

• Swimming pool/gym membership 

• Joining the network of TOVE Learning Trust schools and the SWAN Teaching School Alliance, gaining access to local curriculum networks along with a wide range of opportunities for continued professional development at all levels.

For an application pack, please visit our website at or for further details e-mail Michelle Saint, HR Administrator at: Telephone: 01604 861188.

The governors of Elizabeth Woodville School and the Trustees of Tove Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo Enhanced DBS and other checks appropriate to the post. Tove Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about The Elizabeth Woodville School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: North Campus, Stratford Road, Roade, Northampton, NN7 2LP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 862125
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