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Cover Supervisor - Term Time

The Holmesdale School, Snodland

  • Ref:KCC886-4065-358S
  • Posted:26/11/2018
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:10/12/2018 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 10 December 2019



3 month fixed-term contract with a possiblity of becoming permanent.

32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (8am – 3.30pm Monday – Friday), term-time only.

Kent Range 5, £13,385 - £14,722 (£18,059 - £19,863 for a full time post)

We are looking to appoint an additional Cover Supervisor whose duties will be to support teaching staff by providing classroom cover, implementing set work, monitoring students and reporting on progress during short term teacher absence.

At the heart of the role is creating the conditions for effective student learning, through positive classroom management, delivery, relationships with students and organisation and thorough care for students including responsibility for their behaviour and safety.

Essential requirements include:

  • Excellent communication
  • Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths
  • Experience of working with young people in a learning environment

For further information download the job description or contact the School Office on 01634 240416 to arrange a visit.

Apply on line at Kent Teach or complete an application form which can be downloaded from the link on our website www.holmesdale.kent.sch.uk . Completed application forms should be returned to hr@holmesdale.kent.sch.uk  


Closing date: 10 December 2018

Interviews: 10 December 2018

The Holmesdale School is committed to the welfare and safety of all children and young people. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS, Occupational Health and CV check and the receipt of two satisfactory references.


Candidates will be contacted if they are successfully shortlisted for interview.


Information about the school

The Holmesdale School is a well-established 11-18 co-educational school, in the heart of the Medway Valley. The school was rebuilt in 2007. This provides our community with modern, exceptionally well-resourced facilities; yet the school ethos is founded on traditional values. The school has been through a difficult period but it is an excellent place for those who really want to make a difference.

The development and well-being of each individual child is at the heart of our moral purpose. These values are embedded through our moral code; honesty, kindness, courage and diligence. Our school motto is Putting Progress First and at Holmesdale we unlock potential and transform lives through exceptional education.

We achieve this through; • Excellent Teaching • State of the art facilities and an excellent climate for learning • Supporting students to be the best they can be • Being big enough for choice, small enough to care.

Holmesdale has a friendly and supportive, but disciplined, environment and provides extensive learning opportunities which unlock student’s self-belief and aspiration.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sian Bartle HR Manager
  • Address:The Holmesdale School, Malling Road, Snodland, Kent, ME6 5HS
  • Telephone: 01634 240416
  • Email: hr@holmesdale.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01634 244041


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.