Cover Supervisor, Braintree

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Alec Hunter AcademyBraintree

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Full-time actual salary: £12,931.74
Contract term: Permanent

Band 3, Point 17-21 (£18,672.00 – £20,541.00)

Full or part-time, flexible hours available, 38 weeks per year

Full-time actual salary: £12,931.74 

Required for September 2018

We are seeking to appoint a dedicated and resourceful Cover Supervisor, responsible for delivering set lessons in the absence of the class teacher and maintaining a positive learning environment.  A confident presence in the classroom and strong communication/interpersonal skills are essential.  Applicants must have a passion for working with young people and the ability to develop positive and respectful relationships with them, as evidenced through prior experiences.

Duties will include taking the class register, issuing pre-planned work, ensuring the students adhere to the Behaviour for Learning Policy and assisting with tasks wherever possible.  The successful applicant could be allocated to work in a range of departments, and support will be provided by Subject Leaders and Student Development Assistants. Candidates are required to have Maths and English GCSE at Grade C minimum.

Alec Hunter Academy is a mixed, 11-16 comprehensive school, graded ‘good’ by Ofsted in 2017, with an established reputation as a warm and welcoming community. The school works in partnership with Saffron Walden County High School, one of the highest performing schools in Essex, through its membership of the Saffron Academy Trust. 

Our school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service check at enhanced level will be required for this post. If you would like to visit the school prior to making an application, please do not hesitate to contact us to arrange this.

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More about Alec Hunter Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Stubbs Lane, Braintree, Essex, CM7 3NR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1376 321813
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Alec Hunter Academy is a co-educational secondary school based in Braintree, Essex, for students aged 11-16. It is sponsored by the Saffron Academy Trust.   


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