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The King's School

The King's School Founded 1545

Achievement for All

Cover Supervisor – Permanent

Scale C - Pt 17, £14,945 (Pay Award for September pending)

(for Exceptional Performance in role up to £16,368)

32.1 hours per week between 08:35-15:30 Mon-Fri, term-time

39 weeks per year (this includes 5 INSET/training days)

The King’s School with 1100 students is an outstanding 11-18 comprehensive school with ambitious students, supportive parents and excellent facilities.  We have a strong reputation for success across the curriculum and an extra-curricular programme which is valued highly by the whole school community. A commitment to the philosophy of ‘Achievement for All’ and a desire to work in an exciting, dynamic, creative and supportive way are essential for all staff at The King’s School.

From September 2022, we are seeking to appoint a Cover Supervisor who can oversee classes when teachers are absent, ensuring that learning in the classroom is maximised. The position would be highly suitable for an Early Careers Teacher (ECT) or an individual who is aspiring to enter the teaching profession, who is looking to develop further in an outstanding and highly supportive school. The successful candidate will facilitate the planned lessons and work with Heads of Department to modify the work set where necessary, ensuring that positive behaviour is maintained in the classroom. In addition to supervising students, the successful candidate will support teachers and subject areas by carrying out administrative duties, such as photocopying, producing resources, communicating with parents and maintaining student information databases. Training will be given in the school’s specific IT software, but the successful candidate will need to be able to use Word, Excel and PowerPoint confidently, competently and accurately.

Please contact Mrs Pocock at for further details or see our website and apply online. The closing date is 9am on Monday 11th July with a view to interview on Monday 18th JulyWe are committed to safeguarding the welfare of students so all staff are enhanced DBS checked.