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Primary Cover Supervisor - Immediate Start

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Primary Cover Supervisor - Immediate Start

Job posted by: Liam Whitehead

Primary School Cover Supervisor - Supporting classes across EYFS, KS1 and KS2

Staring ASAP - Long Term Contract

Grays, Thurrock

Full Time (8:20am to 3:30pm)

HRGO Education are recruiting for a Primary School Cover Supervisor to support a 2 form entry school in Grays, Thurrock, this is a full time position (8:20am to 3:30pm) starting ASAP and will be offered as a long-term contract. The main focus of this role will be to support the school by covering pre-planned lessons across EYFS, KS1 and KS2. All classwork will have been pre-set and planned by the class teacher, meaning the successful candidate will need to follow the lesson plans and teach the lesson.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who already has experience in either a Primary or Secondary School and is looking to take on a more responsibility. Each day will be covering a different class in a different year group, and some days you may be covering across a number of different classes, but all support and planning will be provided. There is an expectation for each lesson to be mark but the school will provide you with training to live-mark the work with each class.

As a Primary Cover Supervisor:

  • Follow instructions from pre-planned work to support effectively in the classroom
  • Adhere to professional practice standards and legislation, including confidentiality, safeguarding, equality, diversity, and inclusion policies
  • Support the students in the class adapting your approach on a case-by-case basis to engage students effectively. Some children might need support with personal care.
  • Help children with learning and development

Pay & Working Hours

Seasonal or relief teaching assistants are typically paid between £9.50 and £11.50 per hour. Income figures are intended as a guide only. Full-time Teaching Assistants usually work between 32 & 35 hours per week. Starting the school day at 8.30am and finishing at 3.30pm with a 30-minute lunch break. There are also part-time, casual and job share options available.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position, but it may become permanent later upon school discretion.

HRGO Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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