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Cover Supervisor - Part-time

Saint George's CE School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-5404-377S
  • Posted:14/09/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 6
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:30/09/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Cover Supervisor

Kent Range 6 - £20,585–£22,483 per annum (pro rata £9,184-£10,031)

19.5 hours per week (3 days – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday)

Term-time plus 5 development days (39 weeks per year)

Required to start ASAP.

 An exciting opportunity has arisen for a candidate to join our Cover Supervisor team in this over-subscribed and successful school.

 The school has an existing reputation for high quality education with a relentless focus upon high expectations and aspirations.  We are placed among leading schools nationally in adding value to our students’ progress and achievement through their schooling.

 We are a friendly, dynamic and innovative school and pride ourselves on our commitment to ensuring student progress through high quality teaching and learning provision for all.  The successful applicant will share these values and play an active part in delivering on this commitment.

 This role would be suitable for those who have excellent communication skills to develop a good relationship with students and staff and be confident to lead classes of up to 30 students. It may also appeal to individuals considering a career in Education. Experience of working within a secondary school environment is not essential, but would be an advantage as you will be supervising classes for absent teachers using the resources and cover plan they provide. You may also be asked to invigilate examinations and attend to other administrative tasks as required.

 We would love to hear from you if you:

  •  want to work in a supportive and caring environment
  • are committed to enabling every student to achieve the very best they can

 Applications are also welcomed from graduates seeking experience towards a career in teaching.

 Please download an application pack below and return your application by email to Elise Batcheldor, HR & Administration Officer at batcheldore@sgsce.co.uk

 Closing Date: Thursday 30th September 2021 (12 noon).

 Saint George’s Church of England School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the school

Saint George's Church of England School is a popular wide ability school for boys and girls. It is located in pleasant green fields and is within easy reach of the A2/M2 motorway with excellent transport links to London. In 2016 it was the most oversubscribed high school in Kent.

Saint George’s Church of England School converted to Academy status in November 2011 and is a founder member of the Aletheia Anglican Academies Trust formed in December 2014.

The school underwent a section 8 inspection (February 2017) and was considered to have remained 'Good' overall with 'Outstanding' for Leadership and Management; continued improvement since the last inspection was also recognised. I recommend it to you as a friendly community, where an energetic, willing, supportive staff work enthusiastically and collaboratively to enable students to excel.

We are delighted that we have been able to expand our age range to open a new primary department on site, making Saint George's an all through school from 4-18 from September 2019.

Saint George’s Church of England School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and governors to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check along with other relevant employment checks, including overseas criminal background checks where applicable. All new employees, volunteers and governors will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Elise Batcheldor
  • Address:Meadow Road, Gravesend , Kent, DA11 7LS
  • Telephone: (01474) 533082
  • Email: batcheldore@sgsce.co.uk

Fax: 01474 561536


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.