Harris Academy Morden have a very hard working team of teachers and support staff; they provide a caring and welcoming atmosphere for our students. We are traditional in our approach to discipline and uniform, yet forward thinking and at the cutting edge of curriculum development. The academy's GCSE results in 2017 place us in the top 1% of schools nationally with a Progress 8 score of +1.04.
We are seeking to appoint a well organised Cover Supervisor and Form Tutor to join our academy.
You will be responsible for overseeing pupil study when a teacher is absent. Cover supervisors work with pupils but will not be required to do preparation, planning or marking. The successful applicant will be also be expected to take responsibility for a Tutor Group to include Registration and Parents’ Evenings, liaising with the Faculty Coordinator to monitor behaviour, attendance and punctuality.
What we are looking for:
-Someone who is well organised with a good sense of discipline and good communication skills.
-This role could also suit recent university graduates who are interested in gaining initial classroom experience, or those looking to start a career path in teaching.
Why work at Harris Academy Morden?
-Staff wellbeing is at the heart of our academy. We have a two week October half term holiday to balance the longest term of the year.
-A sensible approach to marking to ensure high quality feedback, but not at the expense of work/life balance.
-Located favourably for public transport with good local access to bus, tram and train links to mainline rail and the underground network.
-Exceptional personal and professional development opportunities across the Harris network
-Generous Harris benefits and rewards package.
-A disciplined and well-organised place to learn and teach, with our recent Ofsted recognising the fantastic work to date in transforming this academy. Teaching and learning is at the centre of our drive for improvement.
-‘A Good Academy with Outstanding Leadership & Management and Behaviour’: Ofsted Dec 2014.
-With outcomes consistently outstanding and in the top 5% nationally, the academy expects to achieve Outstanding at the next inspection.
The academy is part of the Harris Federation, a leading group of 44 primary and secondary academies. This enables us to offer you excellent training opportunities to support your career development.
For a confidential discussion with the Principal, please contact Mandy Francis, PA to the Principal via email on firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, please download the Candidate Information Pack above or contact the academy on 020 8687 1157.
Harris academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.