Cover Supervisor, Barnsley

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Kirk Balk AcademyBarnsley

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £22,462 - £24,799 (NJC SCP 14-19)
Contract term: Permanent

An exciting opportunity for an efficient and organised person to join us as a Cover Supervisor has arisen. The key responsibilities include supporting the smooth operation of the academy through delivering planned lessons across a range of subjects.

Responsibilities include delivering lessons based on pre-prepared work to full class groups, managing the classroom environment to promote good behaviour for learning, and liaising with teaching colleagues on their return to promote good continuity for students.

Adaptability, resilience and the ability to think on your feet are essential in this varied and evolving role, as is an ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people. Strong ICT skills and a good command of English and Maths are necessities.

We welcome applications from people who hold qualified teacher status or are interested in pursuing this. The opportunity to join our sought-after and highly regarded, tailored CPD package is included as part of the role. You will benefit from working alongside a talented staff team and very capable senior leadership team.

We reserve the right to call candidates to interview prior to application deadline, or withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

Closing date: Noon Friday 21st February 2020

Appointments can be booked by contacting 01226 742286 or email Our comprehensive recruitment pack can also be requested by using these details.

To apply, please email your completed application and recruitment monitoring form to or send in the post for the attention of Michelle Pedler, Principal’s PA.

Northern Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share that commitment. The appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and references.

More about Kirk Balk Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Part of Northern Education Trust, West Street, Hoyland, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S74 9HX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1226 742286
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