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Job Ref No. ECC5420-318 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Essex Pay Scale 5, Point 9-12
Position Start Date: 04/01/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 29/11/2023 Midday Date of Interviews: Expected to be held w/c 4 December 2023  

Job Description

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Required as soon as possible

32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum

Essex Pay Scale 5; Point 9 - 12; full time salary range £23,194 - £24,496

Actual salary paid £17,700 - £18,694 subject to experience

We are looking to appoint a Cover Supervisor with good interpersonal and behaviour management skills. The successful applicant will:-

  • Deliver effective, engaging lessons to students based on lesson plans and materials provided by absent classroom teachers;
  • Contribute to the behavioural philosophy of the school, cultivating a safe and respectful learning environment;
  • When cover is not required, to assist in lessons, with displays, invigilation or admin as directed.

Cornelius Vermuyden School promotes the values of Trauma Perceptive Practice (TPP) in all that we do:-

  • Compassion and Kindness
  • Hope
  • Connection and Belonging

Furthermore, we expect all of our staff to model and uphold these values to our school community.

Please apply using the accompanying application form. Alternatively, you can visit the school's website,, and use the application form under Key Materials in the vacancy section under Staff Information. Please send your completed application to MrsABeckman, Headteacher's PA, either by email to, or by post to the school's address.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CVs sent via a recruitment agency will not be considered.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response. We would recommend, therefore, that you submit your application as early as possible.

Please note that only those applicants who are asked to attend for interview will be contacted.

Information about the School

Cornelius Vermuyden is a vibrant and distinctive learning community in which all students receive the support, challenge and encouragement that they need to become successful, confident and mature young people who are well-prepared for life beyond school. Located on a beautiful site on Canvey Island and easily accessible to all parts of Essex, Southend and London, the school provides a secure and happy environment for positive and exciting learning experiences.

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

Mrs A Beckman
Dinant Avenue, Canvey Island
Essex, SS8 9QS
Telephone: 01268 685011 ex 2124

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