Cover Supervisor

Full-time Fixed term Cover Supervisor to start ASAP at Penistone Grammar School
Penistone Grammar School
Huddersfield Road
S36 7BX
Fixed term contract to start ASAP until July 2017
Full Time (35 hours) Monday – Friday. Term time only, working 38 weeks plus 2 inset days
Grade 4: Actual Salary based on Full Time working -£13991 – £15593 per annum

Are you thinking about a potential career in teaching?
Would you like to gain real classroom experience whilst being paid?
Do you want to be ideally positioned to apply for a PGCE, School Direct or teacher training opportunity?

Penistone Grammar School Advanced Learning Centre is looking to recruit a Cover Supervisor to join us in our dynamic learning community. The role of cover supervisor will include the supervision of whole classes under the guidance of teaching/senior staff, including implementation of work programmes, managing student behaviour and assisting students in relevant activities.

You will have:

* Previous experience of supporting and managing groups of secondary school age children
* Good interpersonal skills
* Very strong literacy and numeracy skills
* A minimum of 4 GCSE grades A to C or equivalent (including English and Maths)

As a school, we pride ourselves on our innovative practice, consistently high standards of teaching and learning, and commitment to the success of all students. If this sounds like you, we want you to be part of our team.

Penistone Grammar School Advanced Learning Centre is a ‘Good’ school poised to be ‘Outstanding’ very soon. We are a vibrant, oversubscribed 11 to 18 comprehensive school with excellent GCSE results across all subjects. We are placed in the top 10 schools in the county in terms of Key Stage 4 and our A level results and destinations are equally impressive with over 85% of students gaining entrance to their first choice universities last year.

For an application pack, please contact our recruitment partner, Jessica Galvin at Hays Education on 0114 217 1556, email If you forward a CV you will still need to complete an application form and the completed application form needs to be emailed back to Jessica Galvin before the closing date.

Further information about Penistone Grammar School can be found on or

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Thursday 29th September 2016 at 12.00 noon
Interviews will take place as soon as possible after this time.

Penistone Grammar School ALC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a DBS form in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997.
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Job ID: 35832313

Job type: Full time

Salary: £13,991.00 – 15,593.00  per year

Job reference code: 2843386_1473933010

Application methods: Jessica Galvin
Phone: 0114 276 8844