Cover Supervisor

Employer: Neston High School
Salary: Grade 5
Location: Neston High School
Contract: Permanent
Working Pattern: Term Time
Hours: 30 hours per week hours. This is available on a part time – 30 hours per week (Term Time only + 5 annual INSET days) or on a casual basis.
DBS Check: Enhanced
Closing Date: 30/11/2023 at 17:14
Reference: SEC/23/257009


PE Specialist

This is available on a part time – 30 hours per week (Term Time only + 5 annual INSET days)

or on a casual basis

Are you considering a move into teaching and looking for opportunities to gain excellent experience and develop your classroom management skills?

Do you naturally engage with people?

Do you have high aspirations for colleagues, students and yourself?

Do you have experience as a cover supervisor, youth worker, learning support assistant or sports coach?

If you are excited by your answers to these questions, then you may the right candidate to join a new team of classroom and sports cover supervisors at Neston High.

The role of Cover Supervisor is excellent experience for graduates who are considering teaching and would like to work within an educational environment. This opportunity can also enhance your PGCE application and help you gain valuable experience.

On this occasion, we are particularly interested in candidates with a sports/PE background.

Should you choose to apply, please submit the following completed forms:


  • Application form. Please ensure that your application accounts for any gaps in employment.
  • Please include the names and addresses of two professional referees (one of which must be your current employer). Referees will not be approached until the final stages of the process.
  • A supporting statement that sets out the reasons for your interest in the role and how you meet the required criteria,

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

The successful applicant must have enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references. 

The school is an equal opportunities employer.

Please note: This is an open advert and will close once a suitable candidate has been found. We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

Applications should be returned FAO Mrs T Phillips to Mrs Leadbetter, PA to the Headteacher via

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in our job vacancy. Please complete the application as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.

Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed


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