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Cover Supervisor - Phoenix College
  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: SCH/19/108978
  • Published: Fri 13/09/2019, 10:30 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 18/09/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £15,000 - £24,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire

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Cover Supervisor - Phoenix College

Cover Supervisor - Phoenix College

Phoenix College is a Community EBSD Day School for up to 64 boys aged 11-18.

Full Time – 37 Hours Per Week, Term Time plus 5 Inset Days

We are looking to recruit a cover supervisor to work under the guidance of teaching/senior staff and within an agreed system of supervision, to implement agreed work programmes with individuals/groups, in or out of the classroom.

This could include those requiring detailed and specialist knowledge in particular areas and will involve assisting the teacher in the whole planning cycle and the management/preparation of resources. Staff may also supervise whole classes occasionally during the short-term absence of teachers. 

The primary focus will be to maintain good order and to keep pupils on task.  Cover Supervisors will need to respond to questions and generally assist pupils to undertake set activities.

We are seeking a candidate with excellent literacy and numeracy skills.  NVQ3 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualification or experience is desirable, and training in relevant strategies such as literacy and intervention programmes will be given.

Application forms and further details are available from the school.

Phoenix College is committed to safeguarding and the promotion of the welfare of its young people and the staff who educate and care for them. Please do look at our informative website for more information about us!

Visits are highly recommended. Please contact the school to make an appointment.  For more details call 0118 937 5524 or email

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