SET Ixworth

Hours: 8.00am – 4.30pm, 37.5 hours per week, 36.1 weeks per annum

Salary: £19,435 FTE

Closing date: 10/01/2022 09:00

An opportunity has risen for an experienced and inspirational individual to join SET Ixworth School as a Cover Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing, monitoring, planning, and arranging cover; working closely with the Assistant Headteacher and Teachers of the school.

As part of your responsibilities you will be expected to undertake the cover of lessons; supporting students with pre-set work and ensuring students are clear about the task required.

You will use the school MIS system to track, record and generate reports that will be disseminated to the senior team on all periods of cover. Therefore, strong computer skills in all Microsoft applications are essential.

The ideal candidate will have a PE background and / or wish to train as a PE teacher in the future. Along with excellent communication, organising and time management skills; an adaptable and flexible approach in identifying new and better ways to meet organisational aims; and the ability to exhibit initiative and adaptability.

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All applicants must complete an application form to be considered, this can be requested from

Closing date: 9am Monday 10 January 2022

We reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date so please submit your application early to avoid disappointment.

Our Trust is committed to equal opportunities, to safeguarding and the promotion of the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  All staff are expected to share this commitment and undergo the appropriate checks.  All positions within the Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS (with list checks) and satisfactory references.  Only applications submitted using the SET application form will be accepted.  We do not accept applications by CV. 

The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role and will be factored into interviews: 

·        Keeping Children Safe in Education;

·        SET Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.

Our comprehensive recruitment and selection processes aim to discourage and screen out unsuitable applicants.

We are equally committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity. We aim for our workforce to be representative of society and that each employee feels respected and able to give their best. We are committed to providing equality and fairness in our recruitment and employment practices and not to discriminate on any grounds. We oppose all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination.

Application Form