Cover Supervisor

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Post: Cover Supervisor x 2 Posts

Location: Ecclesfield School

Salary: NJC Grade 4, Scale Point 07: £22,369 to 12: £24,496 gross per annum pro rata

Actual Annual Salary:£20,227-£22,150 (Under 5 years of Service)

Contract: Full time, Permanent: 37 hours per week x 41 working weeks

Start date: As soon as possible

Minerva Learning Trust is an expanding Sheffield based multi-academy Trust with a vision of providing outstanding education for all the students within our schools. The Trust is passionate that all students should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling with their potential developed to the utmost. School joined the Trust in December 2017 and, as a sponsored academy, is developing this partnership and making rapid improvements for our students and community.

We are seeking to appoint two highly motivated and capable Cover Supervisor’s with well-developed interpersonal skills to:

• Provide cover teaching for classes by delivering set work in the absence of their scheduled teacher.

• Be able to liaise with teachers to discuss cover work set for planned absence and to provide feedback about student progress and behaviour following the covering of lessons.

• Be able to support the use of ICT in delivering lessons and learning activities.

The successful candidates will have a flexible approach and the confidence and presence to manage whole classes in a professional manner. Applicants should have very good literacy and numeracy skills and the ability and desire to work with young people. Training and support will be provided to enable you to carry out your duties successfully.

Candidates are encouraged to contact the school for an informal discussion about the role with Richard Walkden, Headteacher. Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Mrs Jo Revill PA to the Headteacher, via e-mail

This is a rolling advert and successful candidates will be notified of an interview date, accordingly, please note there will not always be posts available, however we welcome your application, and we will record your interest for any future vacancies that may arise.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment, further information can be found in our child protection and safeguarding policy on our statutory information page on our website. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. In line with KCSIE, the trust/school will be carrying out online searches on shortlisted candidates as part of their due diligence.

Further information is available by contacting Mrs Jo Revill, PA to the Headteacher, via e-mail . The application form and information pack are available on the school website

Please send application forms to and ensure that you do not fill in a Sheffield City Council application form in respect of this vacancy as your application may not be considered, ONLY MINERVA LEARNING TRUST APPLICATION FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED


Appendix A- Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form


Appendix B- School Criminal Records Check Declaration Form

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