Cover Supervisor, Stevenage, Hertfordshire

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The John Henry Newman Catholic SchoolStevenage, Hertfordshire
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Start date: 8th January 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: H4.17, £17,772 p.a. full time, £12,963.18 p.a. pro rata. 32.5 hours per week, term time only
Contract term: Maternity Cover

'Proven to be one of the top 100 non-selective state funded schools in England showing the greatest sustained improvement in the percentage of pupils achieving five or more A*-C grade GCSEs', Minister of State for Schools (2015). 

Cover Supervisor required from January 2018 (Maternity Cover)

Grade H4.17, 32.5 hours per week, Term time only 

(£17,772 per annum full time / £12,963.18 pro rata)

The John Henry Newman Catholic School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education.  The School strives to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world. 

In 2016/17 the students achieved:

92% GCSE English at grade 9-4; 36% at grade 9-7

85% GCSE Maths at grade 9-4; 31% at grade 9-7

59% A Level at A*, A and B 

95% Distinction* - Merit at BTEC

The raising of £50,000 for charity

An opportunity has arisen for a Cover Supervisor to join our existing team who cover teacher absence across the curriculum.  The ideal candidate will clearly enjoy working with children and have strong communication and organisational skills. They will be dynamic, enthusiastic and able to work on their own initiative.  Candidates need to be educated to at least A level standard or equivalent and possess a high level of numeracy and literacy.  This role is also an excellent introduction into teaching for someone considering a future career in education.

Please contact Emma Taylor ( for further information and an application pack.  Closing date for applications is 4pm on Thursday 16th November 2017.

It is planned for interviews to take place week commencing 27th November 2017.

Our School Prospectus can be accessed through our website:

The John Henry Newman School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers, the DBS and a˜prohibition from teaching" check.

The John Henry Newman Catholic School, Hitchin Road, Stevenage Hertfordshire.SG1 4AE

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