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Cover Supervisor

Bluecoat Aspley AcademyNottingham

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and experienced Cover Supervisor to join a high-achieving, successful and forward-looking team of staff.

As a valued member of the Cover Supervisor Team, the post holder will work under the direction of the Assistant Principal to provide cover for absent teaching staff at our Bluecoat Aspley Academy. The role includes overseeing students in the completion of pre-set work and managing student’s classroom behaviour.

The post will suit an individual who enjoys working as part of a team and who enjoys working with young people from a variety of backgrounds. Cover Supervisors must demonstrate that they are adaptable to different situations and are able to thrive in a busy, demanding working environment. It is important that Cover Supervisors possess well-developed organisational and  interpersonal skills to get the very best out of the students at the Trust when working in the classroom.

The position of Cover Supervisor would also suit those candidates who can foresee themselves dealing with students with confidence and a desire to role model positive behaviour for them. The successful candidate will need to evidence their experience of liaising with a variety of people from young people to other professionals, working as part of a team and problem solving in challenging circumstances.

Bluecoat Aspley Academy is a proud member of the Archway Learning Trust - a highly successful Trust, with an expanding number of academies covering the ages of 3-19 and operating across a growing number of campuses. The Trust was previously Bluecoat Academies Trust formed in April 2014 as a result  of the very long and successful history of Bluecoat Academy. The Trust comprises of Bluecoat Aspley Academy which includes the Sixth Form, Bluecoat Wollaton Academy, Bluecoat Beechdale Academy, Bluecoat Primary Academy and The Nottingham Emmanuel School including The Nottingham Emmanuel Sixth Form. We are expanding by three further secondary schools in Derby early in 2021 and opening Bluecoat Trent Academy, a secondary Free School in Nottingham in September 2021.

The growth and development of our Multi-Academy Trust makes this an excellent opportunity to join us, as we seek to serve a growing number of young people across the region.

In return, we can offer: 

  • Employee benefits and well-being scheme 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Access to Local Government Pension Scheme 
  • Salary sacrifice bus pass scheme

How to find out more

For more information about the school and the role, please click the Apply button to visit our website.

Closing date: 9am on Friday, 3rd December 2021

Interview date: Tuesday, 14th December 2021

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to the satisfactory completion of an enhanced DBS check, Barred List check, the receipt of satisfactory references and any other statutory checks that are required for the post. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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