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The Hamble School

Cover Supervisor (Permanent and Temporary contract available)

Closing date: 31/05/2020 at 12:00

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Full-time

Salary Type: Support Staff

Salary Details: Grade C, £15,761 -£16,600 Actual (£18,426 - £19,407 FTE)

Hours of Work: Full-time, term time only, 37 hours per week worked 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday, 8.00am to 3.30pm on Friday, some flexibility may be required on occasion.

Location of Role: The Hamble School

Job/Person Summary

The Hamble School, an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school, is a ‘Good’ school with ‘Outstanding’ Leadership and Management (Ofsted 2017) which provides a forward thinking and vibrant learning environment. We pride ourselves on the strength of staff and student relationships and we have a strong community at the heart of our ethos.  Our shared philosophy is embodied by our strapline of “Achieving Excellence Together.”

We are looking to appoint a Cover Supervisor to join us on a temporary basis for a period of 12 months. You will need to have had some experience of working with young people, preferably in an educational setting, and have a real interest in assisting them to learn and supporting them to achieve their full potential. Any experience gained within another senior school setting would be particularly advantageous.  Working closely with our Cover Manager as part of our Cover Team, the main duties of this role will be to supervise pupils while they complete set work either in groups or classes in the absence of the teacher.

The successful candidate will be educated to at least GCSE level (or equivalent) and have proven literacy and numeracy skills, having achieved Grade C, or above, in Maths and English.  Proven IT skills would also be advantageous.  The ideal candidate must also be able to demonstrate resilience, resourcefulness, initiative, good time management, and patience. This is an ideal role for those considering a future career in teaching or someone looking to consolidate their teaching experience following a teacher training course.  Would also suit retired teachers or those returning to teaching following a career break. 

In return, we can offer you:

Application Procedure

For further details and how to apply please go to the school website www.thehambleschool.co.uk, click on ‘Our School’ and ‘Vacancies’. 

We look forward to receiving your application. 

Safer Recruitment

The Hamble School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: Satchell Lane, Hamble-le-Rice, Southampton, Hampshire, SO31 4NE

Telephone: 023 8045 2105

Website: http://www.thehambleschool.co.uk/

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