Cover Supervisor

The Elton High School


Required from 1 September 2020.

Governors of this popular, successful and highly over–subscribed 11-16 High School are seeking to appoint a committed, personable and motivated Cover Supervisor to contribute towards the efficient operation of the school.  We require an enthusiastic and hardworking person who is committed to delivering a high class service when providing cover for short term staff absences.

Hours of work are 37 per week over 5 days, term-time only plus 5 days.

This role will involve taking responsibility for lessons for an absent teacher, work will be set for students; your role will be to ensure the work is completed and to manage the student’s behaviour in line with the schools policy.

There is no specific requirement to be familiar with the subjects you cover as you are not required to teach.

When no cover is required you will support the school’s Pastoral Team.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Previous candidates may also apply. Application forms and further details are obtainable from the school website and returnable to Mrs J Green, Headteacher’s PA, The Elton High School, Walshaw Road, Bury, Lancs, BL8 1RN (Tel: 0161 763 1434, email: by 10:00am on Friday 5 June 2020.

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Cover Supervisor Application

The Elton High School