Graduate Cover Supervisor

The Basildon Academies, Basildon
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Job Ref No. ECC6908-606 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 4 FTE £26,586.Actual starting salary £22,802
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 18/12/2023 Midnight Date of Interviews: To Be Confirmed  

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We are currently looking for a dynamic graduate, with teacher training aspirations, to become a Cover Supervisor at The Basildon Academies.

Band 4 FTE £26,994. Actual starting salary £23,152 (37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year)

Contract: Fixed Term until 31st August 2024 (in the first instance)

If you are a graduate and considering a career in teaching, a Cover Supervisor position could be the ideal way to gain classroom experience and decide if education is right for you. We have a commitment to ensuring the right candidates are supported and funded into a teacher training programmeand anexceptional record in ensuring our trainee teachers find a teaching post with us on completion of their training.

We are looking for colleagues who share the drive and passion necessary to ensure every student achieves their potential.

The Successful candidate will cover lessons for absent colleagues, ensuring student progress, and will need to demonstrate the same level of professionalism and dedication as teaching staff in order to succeed in this role.

The successful candidate will:

·Be educated to degree level (subjects of Maths, Science, English and Humanities are of particular interest)

· Have a genuine belief in the potential of every child

· Have a flexible 'can do' attitude

· A commitment to professional development

· The self-confidence to support students in a classroom environment on your own

If you can engage, motivate and challenge our students to make exceptional progress then we would welcome your application by completing the attached form and emailing directly to our Recruitment Coordinator Dani Silk:

The Basildon Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to DBS and health checks.

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications or are able to fill the position faster than originally anticipated.

Information about the School

The Basildon Academies is focused upon developing the whole child; our curriculum has been developed to enable our students to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills so that they will become lifelong learners. This includes opportunities for linguistic, mathematical, scientific, technical, human, social, physical and artistic learning so that students make progress in a wide range of subjects.

We set high expectations of all our students and this, in turn, ensures we create a positive climate for learning in which every student can reach their full potential. Our Academy is a calm, orderly and purposeful environment where students enjoy their learning, make good progress and feel safe.

Our Sixth Form is a major part of the academy with the structure modelling itself on developing independent learning skills like those seen in universities which allows students to continue their studies in their specialist subject areas. Students are very much encouraged to become mature adults being engaged in many aspects of the life of the academy which further develops those much needed skills to go on into university or the world of work.

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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Contact Information

Lisa Church
Wickford Avenue
Pitsea, Basildon
Essex, SS13 3HL
Telephone: 01268 498800

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