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Job Ref No. ECC5415-192S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: 16,759 - 17,785
Position Start Date: 01/10/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 12/09/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: w/c 19 September 2022  

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Cover Supervisor

Actual Salary: £16,759 - £17,785 including London Fringe

Hours per week: 35 Weeks: Term Time Only

Start Date: ASAP

We are looking to appoint an outstanding cover supervisor. The primary role will be to supervise lessons when a teacher is absent. Work will be set by the teacher and your role will be to ensure that pupils remain on task, complete the work and to maintain good order. You will need to be able to explain instructions to pupils and help them carry out the work set. This may involve some explanation. You will need to have the skills to work with groups of pupils or with individuals and experience of working in schools or with large groups of teenagers will be advantageous.

The ideal applicant will have:

• A commitment to deliver education to a high standard

• A passion to help every child achieve their full potential

• Be able to use own initiative and work as part of a team

• Have Maths and English GCSE with a minimum grade C

• Be patient, sensitive and an ability to foster good relationships

If you feel you have the right qualities and can make a difference to the next generation this role could be for you.

Application packs can be downloaded from our website Completed application forms should be sent or emailed to Ms Jinks at

Please note that CV's will not be accepted unless accompanied by a fully completed application form. Interviews will be held as soon as possible.

King Harold Academy is part the Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT) which enables the schools and departments to work collaboratively. This provides an excellent support network and idea sharing platform across the trust as well as a wide variety of opportunities for professional development, including the potential to develop your career at more than one TKAT academy.


TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Equal Opportunities

TKAT is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic for example race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit. This includes applications from individuals wishing to work full time, part time or on a flexible basis.

Deadline for Applications: 12th September 2022

Interview: Week commencing 19th September 2022

Information about the School

King Harold is a vibrant 11-16 mixed comprehensive school where each student is valued. The school is part of the Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), whose aims are to raise achievement and establish best teaching practices as an “Accredited Schools Group”.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Michaela Campbell
Broomstick Hall Road, Waltham Abbey
Essex, EN9 1LF
Telephone: 01992 714800

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