Faculty Assistant / Cover Supervisors required for September 2019 start

English and Humanities faculties

30hrs per week


We currently have support staff vacancies to support students’ learning and to raise attainment. Working as part of a faculty team, your role will be to provide in and out of class support to students as well as providing administrative support for teachers in your faculty.  The role also involves covering lessons for short term teacher absences in your faculty and occasionally in other subject areas.

Posts are available in our English and Humanities Faculties.

Candidates must be literate, numerate and be a competent user of IT, with the skill to support students across all age groups in secondary education.   We offer a comprehensive training package including an induction programme.  As a partner in the local Teaching School alliance, we welcome and support applications from those interested in looking to start a career in teaching.

Experience in this area isn’t necessary but a keenness to develop your skills and knowledge of working with young people is essential. A full induction package, ongoing training and development will be provided. The school is extremely supportive of staff considering progressing into teaching and can actively guide people into teacher training.

You would be expected to work Monday to Friday, 8.45 to 3.15 including an unpaid 30 minute break. There may be some flexibility about working less days. There are 5 teacher INSET days that you would not be expected to attend. The post is term time only.

The full time equivalent salary is £18,795 to £19,171 per annum (actual salary £12,601 to £12,853).   Please submit your application to Sue Watkin, Senior Admin Officer as soon as possible and no later than midday on Monday 15 July 2019.  Applications will be considered on receipt.

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