Cover Supervisor, Islington

Closing date:

Central Foundation Boys' SchoolIslington

Date posted:
Start date: As Soon As Possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary: £24,054pa – £27,255pa depending on candidate’s experience
Contract term: Permanent

NOR: 980
Contract: full-time, 40h/week, 27 days of holiday + all Bank Holidays

We are looking to appoint an effective Cover Supervisor to work with individual students, groups and classes to ensure uninterrupted learning of students in case of a class teacher’s absence. The successful candidate will be an integral part of the team dedicated to delivering outstanding outcomes for the students. The successful candidate will possess excellent classroom behaviour management skills and ability to provide effective and clear teaching instructions to the students.

Rated outstanding by Ofsted in February 2015, Central Foundation is one of the top performing schools in the country based on GCSE outcomes. In 2018, 81% of our Year 11 students achieved a good pass (Grade C/4 or above) in both English and Maths while 35% of Year 11 students achieved A/A* or grade 7, 8 or 9.

We are very ambitious in our aim to provide the best possible opportunities for our students. We set high standards for all professionals working at the school but we also provide a very strong net of support for both new and existing colleagues.

The behaviour of students is outstanding and the disciplined environment allows the teachers to focus on delivering great academic outcomes.

Central Foundation is:

  • an outstanding school (Ofsted, February 2015)
  • a school that is situated in a vibrant multi-cultural environment next to the ‘silicon roundabout’ on the edge of the City of London 
  • a school with excellent transport links.

Please download an application pack from TES website or contact the school on 0207 2533741 / e-mail

Applications should be sent to the school address FAO HR Manager Daniela Haenle or emailed to

Closing date: Monday 29th April, 12pm
Interviews date: TBC

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check.

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More about Central Foundation Boys' School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Cowper Street, London, EC2A 4SH, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 72533741