Cover Supervisor and Student Mentor, North Somerset

Closing date:New this week

St Katherine's SchoolNorth Somerset

Date posted:
Start date: as soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16367 - £18535 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Cover Supervisor and Student Mentor

32.5 hours per week, Term time plus 5 INSET days. 

Required to work with a range of classes across the school when their timetabled teacher is absent. The work involves taking registers, explaining the work set clearly, managing student expectations and giving feedback on the lesson.  Occasional invigilation of examinations, pupil academic mentoring and working with students 1:1 on individual pieces of work and participation in school trips is an integral part of the role.  

The successful applicant will have excellent literacy and numeracy skills and be able to effectively support and motivate students in their learning.  They will understand the needs and aspirations of young people along with the potential barriers to participation and achievement.  Excellent communication skills and the ability to work flexibly within a team are essential.

Experience in a similar setting or a proven track record of working effectively with young people would be desirable. 

St Katherine’s is a vibrant, medium sized 11 – 19 mixed comprehensive school and part of Cathedral Schools Trust.  We are situated on the edge of Bristol in a beautiful rural setting.  The majority of our students live in Bristol and due to the easy transport links, make a positive choice to travel out of the city each day to enjoy the wealth of opportunities that St Katherine’s has to offer. All at St Katherine’s believe that there are no limits to what a young person can achieve. Through focusing on high quality learning and teaching we work tirelessly to educate young people for academic success and life.

Further information about the school and the post can be found on the school website

St Katherine’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to DBS Barred list and Enhanced Disclosure checks.

Closing Date: Midnight 23 September 2019

Interview date:  during w/c 30 September 2019

More about St Katherine's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Ham Green, Pill, North Somerset, Bristol, BS20 0HU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1275 373737
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Head of School

Mr J Humphreys

St Katherine’s is a vibrant, medium sized 11 – 19 mixed comprehensive school situated on the edge of Bristol in a beautiful rural setting and part of Cathedral Schools Trust. We are warm, welcoming and inclusive and com...