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Cover Supervisor | September 2024 Start

Job Description

Job Opportunity: Cover Supervisor

Responsible to: SLT
Salary Range: £26,421 (FTE) | £22,700-£23,000
Hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 - 4.00 (Term Time only plus training days)
Reporting to: SLT

Job Purpose

  • Supervise pupils in the absence of a teacher, ensuring they complete work set by the teacher in advance.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervision and Classroom Management:

    • Supervise pupils in the absence of a teacher, maintaining a purposeful and orderly learning environment.
    • Ensure that tasks set by the teacher are completed according to the school's strategy.
    • Check that pupils have the necessary equipment and materials, and answer their questions about processes and procedures.
    • Support classroom behaviour expectations, securing appropriate discipline in line with the school's behaviour management policy.
    • Handle emergencies or problems according to school policies and procedures.
    • Collect completed work at the end of lessons and return it to the teacher.
    • Report to the teacher on any issues arising, including pupil behaviour, following the school's referral procedures.
  • Support and Collaboration:

    • Assist in the efficient operation of the school, including covering for other support staff as directed by the SLT.
    • Attend staff meetings, participate in performance management, and undertake required training and development.
    • Maintain confidentiality in respect of school-related matters and prevent disclosure of sensitive information.
    • Undertake tasks of a similar nature and level as directed by the SLT.

Other Duties

  • Adhere to all School Policies.
  • Fulfil responsibilities regarding safeguarding pupils and health and safety.
  • Support the aims and ethos of the school, promoting good relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
  • Set a good example in terms of dress, punctuality, and attendance.
  • Participate in the school's appraisal, professional development, meetings cycle, quality assurance, and internal verification processes.

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