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Cover Supervisor - Term Time

The Abbey School, Faversham

  • Ref:KCC886-4242-74S
  • Posted:02/04/2019
  • Pay:KR5: £18,059 to £19,863 Pro Rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:24/04/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The Abbey School is looking to appoint a full-time Cover Supervisor to start as soon as possible. You will be required to work for 32.5 hours per week for 39 weeks per year.

We are looking for an individual who is able to work calmly and independently with young people. Applicants should have at least GCE or level 3 BTEC qualifications and a minimum of GCSE English and Mathematics at C Grade (or equivalent). Experience of working with young people of the relevant age would be an advantage. This post is seen as an ideal stepping-stone for those wishing to gain experience of schools to support an application for Graduate Teacher training. The main responsibilities will be: 

  • To supervise pupils who are undertaking work which has been set
  • To manage the behaviour of these pupils
  • To respond to questions that may arise about the set work
  • To deal with emergencies that may arise in accordance with school policies and ensure that pupil safety is assured
  • To collect completed work at the end of the lesson and report back on any issues arising.

Information about the school

The Abbey School is a wide ability 11-19 Academy of 1,120 students, with over 180 students in the sixth form. We are also an IB World School and offer the IBCP (International Baccalaureate Careers Programme). We are currently oversubscribed in year 7 and have a very positive team with high staff morale.

The school is situated on the rural outskirts of the small market town of Faversham. We aim to provide the highest quality value-added education and excellent pastoral care for all students to ensure they feel secure and valued.

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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.