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Cover Supervisors

Hours of work: 32.5 hours per week 
Working pattern: Part-time and Term-time only 
(As the position is part-time and term-time only, the above salary will be pro rata)

Closing date: 9am, Tuesday 03 January 2023

For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:

Hailsham Community College Academy Trust
Battle Road
East Sussex
BN27 1DT

Phone:     01323 841468
Email:     Job.vacancies@hccat.net
Website:  www.hccat.net 

Please note, we do not accept CVs.

Cover Supervisors - Hailsham Community College Academy Trust

Come join our thriving 2-19 all-through college on its journey towards excellence!

Our two form entry primary phase opened in September 2019 and we have now completed our brand new state-of-the-art development on the secondary site.  New facilities include a three-storey teaching block containing 22 classrooms and SEND hub, a fully refurbished Post 16 Learning Centre and a floodlit all weather sports pitch to complement our already extensive sporting facilities

Hours: 32.5 hours per week – Term Time – Monday to Friday 08.15am to 15.15pm
Salary: Single Status Grade 5 £21,968 - £22,368 per annum (Actual pro-rated salary: £16,568 per annum)

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and committed Cover Supervisor to join our supportive team and provide effective cover supervision across the college.

The successful candidates will provide short term cover for teachers, taking responsibility for the supervision of the class, enabling pre-set work to be completed.

When not covering classes, the successful candidates will provide support in other areas of the college, which may include supporting teachers and working with smaller groups of students.

We are looking for calm and confident individuals who have the skills to be able to manage classroom activities safely and who can create a positive learning environment.

Excellent organisational, communication and interpersonal skills are essential and previous experience in a similar role and a good standard of education would be advantageous.

The successful candidates will also be expected to attend twilights and staff meetings. 

We can offer:

  • A school committed to consistency and sustained improvement
  • A hardworking and dedicated team
  •  A friendly and supportive atmosphere
  • A supportive Leadership Team
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • The opportunity to join our Corporate Membership to Benenden Health Care, where the Academy pays for half the membership. The membership to the scheme will allow each participating member to request a wide range of discretionary health care services.
  • •    The opportunity to pay into the Local Government Pension Scheme which is one of the most generous pension schemes in the UK. The LGPS is a salary-related, defined benefit scheme which provides you with a secure future income, independent of share prices and stock market fluctuations.  

To apply, please download the relevant application form from our website above, completed applications can be e-mailed to job.vacancies@hccat.net

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for this Academy. We are also required by law to ensure that any prospective employee is legally entitled to live and work in the UK. You will be required to provide documentation as evidence. Other conditions of employment may apply. We are committed to equality of opportunity and positively welcome applications form all sections of the community. 

Additional Information

Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.

Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).

For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.

All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children.  All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.

  • Job reference
  • ACAD/TP/198429/28932

  • Number of positions
  • 1

  • Location
  • Hailsham

  • Salary
  • £21,968 to £22,368 per annum

  • Closing date
  • 03/01/2023

  • Organisation
  • Hailsham Community College Academy Trust

  • Contract type
  • Term Time - Permanent

  • Work pattern
  • Part Time

  • Hours
  • 32.5

  • Job type
  • Support Staff - Education