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Lesson Supervisor - Term Time

Westlands School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5434-691S
  • Posted:27/09/2022
  • Pay:£16,839 - £18,001 Pro Rata (£21,528 - £23,013 FTE)
  • Start Date:15/11/2022
  • App Close Date:13/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:20/10/2022


  • Permanent, Term-Time position plus 5 staff development days.
  • 33.3 hours a week.

The post holder will provide supervision of classes in the absence of the subject teacher or mentor. The job is not a teaching role, however, you will be required to have good classroom management skills, confident in your ability to work both supervised and unsupervised, excellent communication skills and able to adapt to a varied and changing routine.

The successful candidate would ideally have experience of providing support in the classroom, for example, as a Teaching Assistant or other similar roles.  However, full training will be given and we urge applicants to demonstrate on their application form, previous personal and work experiences, as well as qualifications meet the criteria, as set out in the person’s specification provided in the recruitment pack.

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

If you are interested in this post, please contact David Gray for an informal discussion, david.gray@swale.at and 01795 475477.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs. 

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at or 01795 426091 ( option 2)

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interview Date: 20/10/2022

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Information about the school

Westlands School is a large, mixed, 11-18 school with a tradition of excellent outcomes for students and a ‘Good’ OFSTED judgement. We have an enviable reputation in the local area, being significantly over-subscribed on an annual basis. As part of Swale Academies Trust we work in collaboration with other schools across Kent and East Sussex. We are a Teaching School and provide professional development of the highest quality.

Please visit https://www.westlands.org.uk/ for more information.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss C Honess (Head of School)
  • Address:Westlands Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1PF
  • Telephone: (01795) 477475
  • Email: wssrecruitment@swale.at

Fax: (01795) 431946


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.