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Cover Supervisor - Term Time

The Marsh Academy, New Romney

  • Ref:KCC886-6909-216S
  • Posted:30/05/2023
  • Pay:£19,608.35 per annum
  • Start Date:September 2023 or earlier start date considered
  • App Close Date:12/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Cover Supervisor

37.5 hours per week, term time only, plus INSET days

£19,608.35 per annum

(Required for September 2023 or earlier start if possible)

We are seeking a Cover Supervisor to support our students’ education by covering their lessons when our teaching staff are absent. It is intended that the successful candidate will be a valuable part of our team, have their own classroom, be fully inducted into the life of the school and receive the level of support expected by a teacher.

Applicants should be enthusiastic, organised, have excellent communication & ICT skills and have a strong desire to work with young people. Ability to work under pressure is also essential.  This would be an ideal role for someone with similar experience or a less experienced person wishing to go into teaching in the future.

 Current staff benefits include:

  • Free Gym Membership.
  • Free Staff Breakfast.
  • Free Staff Lunch (every day for staff who do one lunch duty per week).

Information about the school

Our Staff, Governors and Sponsors are dedicated to ensuring that every student achieves his or her potential, both academically and personally, leaving the academy with the confidence, resilience, and qualifications necessary to deliver a bright future. We are recognised by Ofsted as a ‘Good’ school and committed to recruiting those who share our ethos and values.

The Marsh Academy is a relatively new school, which is over-subscribed and our new buildings provide high quality facilities for our staff, students and the local community. We have our own Community Leisure Centre and Cinema showing the latest movies, details of both can be found here: www.marshacademy.org.uk.

The workload and wellbeing of all staff is a priority and all staff have free access to the gym and Leisure Centre, free breakfast each day, free lunch every day for completing one half hour duty per week. Teaching staff have more than the standard 10% PPA time and benefit from the Professional Development opportunities afforded by being part of the Challenge Partners Network of Excellence and the newly formed Skinners Academies Trust.

The school sits within the beautiful coastal town of New Romney on the edge of the Romney Marsh walking distance from the beach. Nearby towns of Ashford, Folkestone and the City of Canterbury offer extensive shopping and leisure facilities. Ashford is also home to the International Railway Station offering a 35 minute journey to London and the Eurostar. The Eurotunnel terminal is a 20 minute drive from New Romney and the nearby Port of Dover, giving easy access to Europe. The Romney Marsh is a SSSI famous for its habitats ranging from the shingle expanse of Dungeness to the surrounding farmland and the diversity of the flora, fauna and wildlife.

These are exciting times at the Marsh Academy and we are keen to welcome your application.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Amanda Clayson
  • Address:Station Road, New Romney, Kent, TN29 9PA
  • Telephone: 01797 364593
  • Email: mandy@marshacademy.org.uk

Fax: 01797 367615

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.