Cover Supervisor, Tamworth

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Tamworth Enterprise CollegeTamworth

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £14,798 - £16506 actual salary,
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week, 39.2 weeks

Tamworth Enterprise College (TEC) based in Staffordshire, is a forward thinking and established 11-16 school that is within easy commuting distance of Birmingham and Derby.  

The pupils, staff and Governors are all making rapid progress towards providing an outstanding provision for our community and to achieve this we are continuing to accelerate student outcomes and we continue to grow our talented team of staff. To aid this, we are currently seeking to appoint an inspiring and committed Cover Supervisor to join our hardworking and committed staff. 

The team are enthusiastic advocates of learning for all and students enjoy their lessons and engage positively with their learning as a consequence.  As our new Cover Supervisor we will nurture, support and challenge you in your career. By working closely with the Office Manager and teachers across the Academy we will encourage you to continue to develop your skills.

You will: 

  • Have excellent Maths and English skills
  • Have experience of working in a school environment
  • Have the ability to use your own initiative and a positive attitude towards school improvement and able to follow procedures
  • Be committed to supporting student learning and good behaviour
  • Be qualified to at least Level 2 Nation Qualification framework in English and Maths
  • Have experience of working with children on a one to one basis or in small groups
  • Ideally have knowledge and understanding of children’s needs

We can offer:

  • A culture where we will encourage you to be enterprising, forward thinking and play an active part in our school improvement 
  • Committed teams of staff at all levels

In joining TEC you can expect a supportive culture within an Academy with very high aspirations, moving forward at pace. If you believe that instilling enterprise and ambition can transform the lives of young people then we would love to hear from you.

We actively encourage candidates to visit us, meet the faculty and learn more about the ‘TEC’ family. If you would like to visit or require further information please email Tracy Weston at 

Tamworth Enterprise College became an Academy in September 2012 and is sponsored by Academies Enterprise Trust (AET).  We are at an exciting stage in our development, and we would like you to be part of it.

As  the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them.  In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.  You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, vehicle affinity scheme, childcare vouchers and Westfield rewards.

This post is required to start as soon as possible.

Closing date: Monday 16 October 2017

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

For further information on this position and to make an application please visit: 

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website for further details.

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More about Tamworth Enterprise College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Birds Bush Road, Belgrave, Staffordshire, B77 2NE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1827 285596
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