Cover Supervisor, Tingley, Wakefield

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Woodkirk AcademyTingley, Wakefield
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Start date: October 2017
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Actual salary £13,435 - £14,734
Contract term: Temporary

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated and enthusiastic Cover Supervisor to join one of the most successful schools in the city. The role is a superb opportunity for anyone wishing to gain experience in a school environment, possibly as part of their career development.   

The successful applicant will have an understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities and an ability to communicate effectively with students. A level 3 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning or a good honours degree is preferred. Training in relevant strategies e.g. literacy and/or in particular curriculum or learning area, and experience of working in an education or school environment will be highly advantageous.  

Woodkirk Academy is a successful, well established, fully comprehensive, co-educational 11-18 maintained Academy. 

We have a proud record in academic, intellectual, social and sporting, musical, dramatic and community developments. Our latest Ofsted report quoted ‘‘the quality of care and quality of pastoral care and welfare arrangements are outstanding”.   

Woodkirk enjoys an excellent reputation as an employer and our ethos and working practices have allowed us to earn and retain Investors in People Gold Status - “People discuss their pride in working at Woodkirk; they describe it as the best place to work”.  

Application packs can be downloaded from our website 

or by email    

All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, two references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check (DBS), medical clearance and provide evidence of eligibility to work in the UK and evidence of qualifications.  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job location

More about Woodkirk Academy
Address: Rein Road, Tingley, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 1JQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 887 3600