Cover Supervisor, Kingsthorpe NN2 7HR

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Kingsthorpe CollegeKingsthorpe NN2 7HR

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £14624.25-£15157.86
Contract term: Permanent

 Cover Supervisor 

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic individuals to complement the teaching staff and to cover occasional short term absences within the College. With the guidance of teachers the successful applicants will supervise classes doing the work they have been set, whilst assisting and motivating students in their learning.

You should be educated to at least ‘A’ level with a high level of literacy and numeracy skills.

You need to be an excellent communicator, have sound organisational skills and the ability to work confidently on your own initiative. Knowledge of behaviour management strategies and how to motivate young people would be advantageous as would experience of working with young people which could be in an employed or voluntary capacity.

Kingsthorpe College is an oversubscribed 11-18 Academy with 1296 students on roll (200+ students Post 16). This is an exciting time for the College and the Trust as we go from strength to strength - OFSTED Good 2015; Section 8 OFSTED Inspection September 2016 confirming previous high standards have been maintained; a positive Progress 8 score putting us in the top 25% of schools in England; and invited to become a Leading Edge school from April 2017 in recognition of our high performance.  We can offer a very good opportunity to develop your career working within h a forward looking and very supportive Administration team.

Why do we exist?

We exist because we believe we are the catalyst in students’ artistic, athletic and academic lives. 

How do we behave?

We behave with optimism, determination, thoughtfulness and clarity.

What do we do?

We provide character and currency for our students to achieve success.

How will we succeed?

We will differentiate ourselves by creating a healthy organization, making student-centric decisions and giving students opportunities to develop resilience, perseverance and creativity, and be curious, kind, well-rounded individuals.

At KC, we don’t value what we measure, we measure what we value. For us, this is team work. This is an exciting opportunity to join a forward looking and vibrant academy. 

Scale G Points 19 to 22
 33.75 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
 Actual salary: £14,624.25 - £15,157.86

Start date – As soon as possible 

Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday 16th October Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 16th October 

Please note the College cannot accept CV's. Applicants must complete a Support Staff Application Form that is available on the college website at

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More about Kingsthorpe College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Boughton Green Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 7HR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 716106
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