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Cover Supervisor

£18,788 per year (ERYC Grade 5 term time pro rata)
Term Entry
Type Hours
Full Time (37 hours per week)
Monday to Friday
Bridlington School, Bessingby Road, Bridlington, YO16 4QU
Closing date
Job closes on 16 April*
Interview date
Interview is 21 April
Service area
Service area: Schools
Job reference
Job reference: BSSC004765
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The job itself

We have an exciting vacancy within our Cover Supervisor team. This has arisen due to a current member of staff securing a teaching role.

Our Cover Supervisors play a vital role supervising classes in the absence of subject teachers; you will need to be able to adapt and be flexible in your way of working as no two days are the same.

The primary focus of this role is the supervision of classes in the absence of their timetabled subject teacher. You will also:

  • Undertake duties
  • Support school tutoring programmes during extra-curricular time
  • Have the opportunity to have your own tutor group (timetabling dependant)
  • Have the opportunity to support extra-curricular visits and groups

We can offer:

You will have the opportunity to develop your classroom management practice, either as someone looking to step into teaching or with an interest in other areas of Education. This is a great role to see lots of different subjects and classroom dynamics.

You will have access to a host of CPD and training opportunities both internal and external with the option to take on additional responsibilities in areas of interest.

About You:

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in classroom management
  • Good supervisory skills
  • Ability to follow procedures

Bridlington School:

Bridlington is a Local Authority school with approximately 1000 students on role across KS3-5. Our vision is to be an outstanding and inclusive educational community where students love learning, are happy, confident, excited by achievement and recognised for their success. Already accredited by Ofsted to be a Good school in 2017, we believe we are well on our way to achieving this vision, and we would love you to join us on our journey.

Application Process:

If you would like to visit the school prior to submitting an application, please contact Sarah Knight.

Completed application forms should be submitted via email to no later than 12 noon on Monday 17th April 2023

If you have not heard from the school by 21st April 2023 please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Online applications close on 16 April. Applications will be received at the school up until 12noon on 17 April.

Want to know more?

Get in touch for more information.

Sarah Knight
HR Officer
01262 672593
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Additional information

Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

Internal Candidates

If you already work for the council and have an Employee Self Service (ESS) account, please login to apply online using your ESS username and password.

Schools applications

This school does not have the resources to send individual notifications to all applicants who are not shortlisted so if you have not been contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date you should assume you have been unsuccessful.

If selected for interview, an online search will be conducted for candidates. This is in line with KCSiE 2022.

DBS/Medical check

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance check. The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. All members of staff are expected to share this commitment.

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