Posted On: July 7, 2020 8:20 am

Cover Supervisor

Contract Type: Temporary for 1 year

Contract Term: 36 hours per week, term time only

Salary: Band 3 – actual starting salary £16,456 per annum

Closing date: 9am Friday 16th July 2021

Job Starts: 31 August 2021 

Do you have experience of working with young people aged 11-16 in either a paid or voluntary capacity?

Are you enthusiastic and committed to making a difference in young people’s lives?

You will provide cover for lessons as and when required and may be required to work in any department in the school.  You will also provide general support to the Leaders of Learning.  You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be highly motivated and have a good understanding of English and Maths (GCSE Grade C (equivalent) or above).

What makes The Becket School special is the real sense of community that you can see and sense as you walk around the school. Each individual child is important to us and our expectation is that all our students will develop and grow as young people as they make their journey as part of our community. The quality of teaching is strong, and our staff are talented, caring and dedicated.

We can offer:

  • wonderful students who have a passion for learning and deserve the very best
  • a team of talented and highly committed teachers
  • a supportive working environment with excellent facilities
  • professional assistance through our Employee Assistance Programme
  • our commitment to nationally agreed terms and conditions.
  • a commitment to outstanding CPD opportunities for all staff through our position as a lead school in the Trust’s Teaching School Alliance

For an informal discussion about the role and our school please contact the school directly.

The Trust and The Becket School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check and other pre-employment checks are required for successful applicants.

Our Trust strives to be a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We are committed to cultivating an equitable working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect and where every individual can fulfil their potential. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs. This includes those of all faiths, the Catholic faith and those without a faith who are supportive of the Trust’s Catholic character and Christian ethos. This diversity is fundamental to our values and enriches the lives of the students within our schools.

We are a Disability Confident Committed employer and welcome applications from people with a disability or long-term health condition.

Cover Supervisor Job Description

Person specification – Cover Supervisor

Support Staff Application Form

Notes To Applicants

Consent To Obtain References

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Recruitment Privacy Notice

Completed application forms (and associated documents) to be emailed to 

Closing date: Friday 16th July 2021 (9.00 am)