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Test Valley School

Cover Supervisor

Closing date: 31/03/2020 at 12:00

Job Start Date: April 2020

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Part-time

Salary Type: Support Staff

Salary Details: £18,426 - £19,407 HCC Grade C, pro rata

Salary Pro-Rata: £11,713

Hours of Work: 27.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday 8:40am-3:20pm, term time only

Location of Role: Test Valley School

Job/Person Summary

There is no set closing date and applications are invited to be returned as soon as possible

Start Date: As soon as possible

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Cover Supervisor. This role provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience of working in schools by supervising classes during the short-term absence of teachers.   This will include some examination invigilation and support to administration.  This is a busy role requiring a patient but assertive manner and the ability to deal with a range of situations.  Good organisational skills are essential, as is the ability to work both independently and in a team.

Candidates will be committed to the learning and development of pupils. Training opportunities are available.  Candidates must possess good GCSE qualifications (or equivalent) and have a good command of the English language.  In return we will offer you the opportunity to train and develop. This might be an excellent opportunity for someone considering a career in teaching.

About our school

Test Valley School is a small 11-16 secondary school on the outskirts of Stockbridge (one of the “best places to live” in The Sunday Times in 2018).  Our rural location adds a unique dimension to school life and our links across the community. It is also an easy commute from Winchester, Salisbury, Andover, Romsey and Southampton.

Our motto is ‘in pursuit of personal excellence’ and we have very high expectations of our pupils and ourselves in all aspects of school life. We offer a friendly, caring and supportive working environment.

Application Procedure

Please contact Mrs Watts at the school on wattsb@testvalley.hants.sch.uk or visit our website www.testvalley.hants.sch.uk for a full application pack (please note that only fully completed Hampshire application forms will be considered). 

There is no set closing date and applications are invited to be returned as soon as possible

Interview date to be confirmed upon receipt of application

Candidates are welcome to come visit the school for more information on the role prior to the closing date. Please call Mrs Watts directly on 01264 812003 to book an appointment

Safer Recruitment

Test Valley School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: Roman Road, Stockbridge, Hampshire, SO20 6HA

Telephone: 01264 810555

Website: http://www.testvalley.hants.sch.uk/

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