Cover Supervisor, Barking and Dagenham

Closing date:

Riverside SchoolBarking and Dagenham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 5 Pt 22-25. £22,956 - £24,999 PA (Role is term time only so pro rata will be applied)
Contract term: Permanent

Term-time only, 35 hours per week 8.30 am - 4.00 pm

Required for September, a Cover Supervisor to join an exciting new Secondary School which opened in 2012. Riverside School serves the growing Barking Riverside community on the banks of the Thames and is already fully-subscribed. 

“Excellence for All” on Barking Riverside.

The role of the Cover Supervisor will consist of the following:

  • To support the high quality teaching and learning already in place at Riverside School.
  • To deliver high quality lessons when required to cover a colleague.
  • To maintain the high expectations of pupils behaviour for learning.
  • To deal with any immediate issues according to the schools policies and procedures.
  • To participate fully in the extra-curricular life of the school.

The above duties are neither exclusive nor exhaustive and the post holder may be required to carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required by the Headteacher within the grading level of the post and the competence of the post holder.

The successful applicant with have the following qualities:

  • Good interpersonal communication skills.
  • Flexibility and reliability.
  • To be able to work as a member of a team as well as under their own initiative.
  • Organisational and time management skills.
  • A passion for teaching and learning and the enrichment of young people’s lives.

The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and as such all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check. Appointments are also subject to satisfactory references/medical clearance 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: noon, Friday 10th November 2017.

Riverside School
Renwick Road
Essex IG11 0FU
Headteacher: Andrew Roberts 


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More about Riverside School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Renwick Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 0FU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 203 946 5888
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Riverside School is a mixed, non-denominational secondary school with a sixth form. It is an academy located in Barking, Greater London.

Riverside opened as a new provision in September 2013, it currently has 750 students on roll and will eventually ...