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Cover Manager

King James's SchoolKnaresborough

Full Time.  Term Time Only (plus Training Days). Permanent.

37 hours per week. Monday to Friday 

NYGF: £17,529 to £19,354 per year 

We are offering an exciting opportunity to work as a Cover Manager within our vibrant school. The core focus of this role is to ensure that cover is provided for absent teaching staff through liaison with external agencies, department heads and coordination of the school’s directly employed Cover team.  

You will also provide emergency lesson cover as required, allocating pre-prepared work, keeping pupils on task and managing the behaviour of pupils during class.

The successful candidate should have a minimum Level 2 qualification or equivalent and knowledge of administrative and office systems.  Experience for working with pupils of a relevant school age in an education environment is required.    

You should have strong organisational and coordination skills with the ability to lead, support and inspire.  Experience of using Microsoft Office Software is essential.

We offer a competitive salary, access to a contributory local government pension scheme and other additional staff benefits.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and approved references.

Completed applications must be submitted via email to: by: Friday 3rd December 2021, 08.00am.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted. 

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