Career Opportunity

Cover Supervisor


Cover Supervisor
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Plympton Academy
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Plympton Academy
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Cover Supervisor

Start Date: ASAP 

Hours 27.5 hours per a week

Contract: Permanent ,39 weeks per a year 

Salary: TSAT Grade D £13,548 - £15,249 (based on a FTE of £21,532 - £24,234)

Closing Date: Monday 7th February 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 14th February 2022

Applications from experienced teachers and NQTs are welcome.


The Role

We require a proactive person to cover classes and support students to help their learning, whilst maintaining our high standards of behaviour.  The ability to engage with students and act as a role model is essential. Good communication and ICT skills are essential.

The main purpose of the job is to deliver preset work in the absence of the teacher normally responsible for teaching a particular class, by utilising pre-prepared exercises and where no cover duties are required, to undertake activities to assist teachers in the delivery of the curriculum.

Our School

At Plympton Academy we believe in inspiring a culture of success for all, including our staff. We have a strong culture of staff development and support - high quality CPD, based on research and evidenced best practice, which is prioritised and supported through a tailored coaching programme. 


We work collaboratively with the best schools locally and nationally so that all teachers continue to thrive and engage in the latest teaching developments and practice. We prioritise good behaviour and strong pastoral support so that learning is disruption-free, teachers can teach and students’ can focus. As a result, we are incredibly proud of our students and staff who love the challenge of learning, are equipped to achieve their dreams and take pride in their success. 


Next Steps


If you are interested in working at our school, benefitting from a supportive network of colleagues across our Trust, and are keen to progress your career then please apply today!

We strongly encourage anybody who may be interested in working at our school to direct any question they may have to the PA to the Principal , Tracey Overton  on  . 

We also encourage any early applications and we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we suitable candidate is found.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.



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