Cover Supervisor - Male PE, Barking

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Barking Abbey SchoolBarking
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 5 SP 22 - 25 £22,506 - £24,510 per annum pro rata £17,158 - £18,686 actual salary
Contract term: Permanent

Cover Supervisor – Male PE 

32.5 hours per week 

Permanent and Term Time only 

Start Date: As soon as possible 

Salary Scale 5 SP 22 - 25 £22,506 - £24,510 per annum pro rata £17,158 - £18,686 actual salary 

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An exciting opportunity has arisen at Barking Abbey School for a male PE Cover Supervisor to work under the guidance of teaching staff and within an agreed system of supervision, to implement work programmes with individuals/groups in or out of the classroom including the supervision of whole classes during the short term absence of teachers. The successful candidate must have experience and qualifications of delivering practical PE lessons for a range of abilities.  

The School is seeking male applicants for this position because the successful candidate must be able to enter the boys' changing rooms as required in the absence of a male PE teacher.  The School believes that the need to preserve decency and privacy forms a Genuine Occupational Requirement under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9.

Barking Abbey is a heavily over-subscribed split site secondary school in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, and has a well-deserved reputation for its friendly and supportive atmosphere and its excellent academic achievements.  

Interested applicants should download the core staff application form, found on-line at and email completed application forms to  

Closing date for this post: Midday 13th October 2017  

Interviews: w/c 16th October 2017  

Barking Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.  

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process, including Disclosure check, will be undertaken on all successful applicants.

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