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Cover Supervisor

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Term-time only (Temporary)
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/11/2020 12:00
£17,681 - £19,521
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Job details 

Closing date:
25 Nov

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Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham. New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multi million pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley.

Consett Academy is seeking to appoint a Cover Supervisor to join our student support team. Within a stimulating and challenging environment, this post represents a unique opportunity to join a dynamic and effective staff team working with inspirational young people who have high expectations, and a desire to succeed.

Cover Supervisor - Grade 3 - £17,681 - £19,521 actual salary to reflect 37 hours per week, TTO

You will be required to look after classes of students in the Academy and conduct pre-planned lessons for absent teachers, providing appropriate guidance and advice as required.

Good verbal and communication skills are essential, together good classroom management. It is essential you are able to work using your own initiative, under pressure to achieve quality work within competing deadlines. You will be required to work flexibly according to the needs of the Academy.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate previous experience of working with young people in an education setting showing a good understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities. As well as excellent communication skills, you must have resilience and empathy and be able to build effective working relationships with all students and colleagues.

Interested? Why not come and see our fantastic learning environment and meet key staff? Just email Human Resources at hr@ncdat.org.uk and a visit can be arranged.

To download an application pack, including job description, person specification and application form, please visit our website:


We value diversity and welcome applications from all representatives of the community.

Please do not attach copies of CV's/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Completed applications should be emailed to:

HR@ncdat.org.uk by no later than Midday Wednesday 25th November 2020

Applicants should assume they have been unsuccessful if we have not contacted them within 28 days of the post-closing.

Consett Academy is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and will undertake the ppropriate employment checks to meet this commitment.

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