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Cover Supervisor
  • Employer: La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School
  • Reference: LRRCG/21/155548
  • Published: Fri 18/06/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 02/07/2021, 12:01 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week, 35 Hours per week, 39 weeks per year
  • Salary: NJC Scale 6, pts 18-20, £25,080 to £25,992 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Lambeth

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Cover Supervisor

Cover Supervisor

35 Hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Working 8:00am-4:00pm, Monday to Friday


Actual salary: NJC Scale 6, pts 18-20, £25,080 to £25,992 per annum

Required: from September 2021


We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced individual to cover absent teachers on a short-term basis, teaching a variety of different subjects.  You will normally be given work to set for the class but may occasionally be asked to provide work or activities yourself.  You will teach the lesson and help with any assessment, as far as possible.

We are particularly interested in applicants who have experience of teaching or are confident in delivering lessons to a class.

Some of the key skills and qualifications that you must have are:

  • Good numeracy/literacy skills
  • A Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HTLA) qualification or equivalent
  • Training in relevant teaching & learning strategies
  • Having worked with or be working with children of a relevant age preferably with experience of supervision

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 2nd July 2021

Interviews will be held by mid-July 2021. Please note that interviews may occur before the closing date and we reserve the right to close the advert earlier.

La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School is an ambitious, collaborative, diverse and dynamic school where innovative teaching and learning is the norm and every staff member’s talents and aspirations are recognised, developed and rewarded.

Central to our offer is a community and environment that nurtures, challenges and supports which fosters the expertise of our staff and allows us to offer a broad and innovative curriculum to inspire learning at every level.

La Retraite is underpinned by the commitment of our staff.  By joining our team, you join a team of dedicated, like-minded, passionate colleagues in a welcoming staff body and our Catholic ethos welcomes students and staff of all faiths and none.  If you believe you can add to our outstanding team, we hope to hear from you.

Investing in you

Endless opportunities for CPD

 Cross-curricular working parties to develop teaching and learning and share best practice

 Detailed induction programme for NQTs and new staff


Rewarding you

  •  Inner London weighting
  •  Free onsite parking (dependant on availability)
  •  Dedicated wellbeing programme
  •  Healthcare scheme
  •  Two week Autumn term half-term holiday
  •  Cycle-to-Work scheme and childcare vouchers


To organise an informal visit please contact Ms Clarke, HR Manager on 020 8673 5644 extension 159.  

La Retraite RC Girls’ School is committed to Safer Recruitment and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check.  Further information about the disclosure can be found at