Cover Supervisor, Enfield

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Southgate SchoolEnfield
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £19,724 - £21,480 pa inc. (Scale 5)
Contract term: Permanent

Type: Support Staff
Hours:  Full time - term time only (36 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum)

Closing date: Midday on Monday 18th June 2018

Role Profile

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and inspirational candidate to join our team of cover supervisors.

We are looking for someone to work under the guidance of the Deputy Headteacher to facilitate cover for planned and unplanned absence of teachers and support staff within the agreed system of supervision.

The successful candidate will be working as part of a team of three cover supervisors responsible for facilitating the cover set by absent teachers.  They will be able to effectively manage the class in terms of behaviour and promoting an environment for learning that supports the progress of students. The role is an excellent opportunity for candidates to develop classroom pedagogy with a view to training as a teacher.

Southgate School is a mixed comprehensive school (1500+ on roll including 300+ in the Sixth Form) that is always heavily oversubscribed and we are a truly comprehensive school dedicated to academic achievement and very high standards.

Further Information

An application form can be downloaded from the school website and should be submitted to the Headteacher’s PA/Office Manager Mrs Jane Theobald by midday on Monday 18th June 2018 by email to

Interviews will be held on Friday 22nd June 2018

"The care, support and guidance given to students are outstanding." Ofsted

"Southgate is an outstanding school" Ofsted February 2009

All schools and services in Enfield are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all workers and employees in Enfield are expected to share this commitment.

Job location

More about Southgate School
Address: Sussex Way, Cockfosters, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN4 0BL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 449 9583