Cover Supervisor, Sandwell & Birmingham

Closing date:

Q3 Academy Great BarrSandwell & Birmingham
Date posted:
Start date: Asap
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,844.75 - £17,376.24 for 32.5 hours/week (Term Time only)
Contract term: Permanent

The role

We are seeking to appoint a motivated, hard-working and flexible Cover Supervisor who has a clear interest in helping students to achieve and who can adapt in a fast paced and ever changing environment.  

The role will provide effective classroom cover and lesson delivery on behalf of absent colleagues. Work will be set by the teacher and you may be required to provide cover in any subject area across the Academy.  

The successful candidate will be:

- Enthusiastic and highly motivated when supporting students’ learning in the classroom

- Flexible and able to adjust to changing circumstances/environments

- Enjoy working with young people and confident to make a difference in the classroom

- Able to maintain good standards of behaviour

- Able to demonstrate a high level of literacy and numeracy skills

Why should you work with us?

Your dedication & commitment is not only recognised, but highly rewarded.

  • Complimentary membership of Q3 Gym; 
  • Fun & interesting weekly staff incentives (weekly prizes, surprises and rewards following the previous week);
  • Free parking.
  • Excellent facilities 

Academy ethos

If you are determined to make a difference to the life chances of young people by raising standards, expectations and achievement, you share our passion and we would like to hear from you.

We want every child to feel happy and excited about coming to our Academy.  

What they say about us..

In January 2017, Ofsted said we continued to be a Good School. They reported... "Relationships between teachers and pupils are extremely strong and this means that in lessons, pupils work hard, showing respect for one another and their teachers".

Application process

Please click 'Apply Now' and once fully completed, please submit your application.

Closing date for applications: Friday 27th April 2018

Informal visits to the Academy are welcomed and encouraged. Please contact HR to arrange this at

Please note that you may be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.  

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 28 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion. Successful applicants will be contacted after the closing date.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. To assess the suitability of the candidate, this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check (DBS), satisfactory employment references, as well as identification and qualification, prohibition and barred list checks which will be required before commencing duties.    

Q3 Academies Trust, 

Wilderness Lane, 

Great Barr, 


B43 7SD 

0121 358 6186

Job location

More about Q3 Academy Great Barr
Address: Wilderness Lane, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B43 7SD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 358 6186