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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Term-time only (Permanent)
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
14/10/2020
Advert End Date:
30/10/2020 23:59
Salary:
£19,312 - £20,493 pro rata
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
201120
Employment Location:
Wellfield School

Job details 

Closing date:
30 Oct


Further information

Cover Supervisor Required as Soon as Possible
Grade 4 £19,312- £20,493 pro rata,

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic person who is well organised, self-confident and motivated, with good inter-personal and communication skills and enjoys working with young people.

As a Cover Supervisor you will supervise classes when a teacher is absent, compile and maintain pastoral data for pupils, create displays around school, undertake general administrative duties and accompany staff and students on educational visits.

Candidates should:

• Hold a minimum of 4 relevant qualifications at a level equivalent to GCSE Grade C and above including Maths and English. Ideally candidates will also hold the HLTA or equivalent qualification.
• Have a minimum of two years’ experience of working with children (either paid or unpaid capacity) in an education setting.
• Have excellent organisational skills.
• Have sound IT skills.

The school received its second ‘Good’ from Ofsted in June 2018, but does in fact have many outstanding features.

As part of BSF the school has undergone an £8.5 million refurbishment so facilities are state of the art. The school is also to benefit from the development of a floodlit FA standard 3G football pitch. Situated only 8 miles to the east of Durham City the school is well located for access to the A19 and A1(M). It is also within comfortable driving distance of affordable housing and areas of outstanding natural beauty.

Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required

Calculation of term time only pay

Standard term time only pay is calculated on the basis of the following:
• Number of ‘teaching’ weeks – 38 weeks; plus
• Public (bank) holidays – 1.6 weeks (8 days); plus
• Individual leave entitlement - 5.2 weeks (26 days) or 6.2 weeks (31 days)
Individual leave entitlement is calculated on the length of continuous service.
Employees with less than 5 years’ service will receive 26 days annual leave.
Employees with more than 5 years’ service will receive
31 days annual leave.
For example:

Calculation for employees with less than 5 years’ service:
38 weeks (term time) + 26 days (annual leave) + 8 days (public holidays) = 44.8 weeks’ pay, to be paid in 12 equal monthly instalments

Calculation for employees with more than 5 years’ service:
38 weeks (term time) + 31 days (annual leave) + 8 days (public holidays) = 45.8 weeks’ pay, to be paid in 12 equal monthly instalments

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment to this post will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service).

This post is not open to job share.

Closing date: Friday 30th October 2020
Interview date: TBC


Wellfield School
North Road East
Wingate
Co. Durham
TS28 5AX

Tel: 01429 838783
Email: contact@wellfieldschool.net
Website: www.wellfieldschool.net

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