Cover Supervisor Outwood Academy City Fields, Wakefield

Grade 4 SCP 14-17, £13,079 - £13,812 (Actual)
32 Hours, Term Time plus Five Days (39 Weeks)
Start Date
As soon as possible

Outwood Grange Academies Trust, seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role. Outwood Academy City Fields places students at the centre of everything it does, with a focus on creating a culture of success, a positive climate for learning, and increased student attainment, achievement and social and emotional development.

Starting as soon as possible, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and flexible cover supervisor to join our expanding support team. The purpose of this post is to supervise students for absent teaching staff. You will work under the direction of the Heads of Department delivering work and tasks pre-prepared by the absent teacher or the Head of Department. You will be responsible for supervising students within the classroom whilst following Academy policies on classroom behaviour for learning and using the Consequences procedures.

The ability to work as part of team is essential and experience of working in a similar role or environment would be an advantage. Candidates must be educated to GCSE English & Maths at Grade C and should have excellent communication skills, be organised and able to remain calm in a busy environment. Strong IT skills specifically in Microsoft Office are essential. Training will be provided on our management information system. Additionally this roles supports our administration team to ensure the academy runs effectively.

You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘Students First’.

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our academy in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.
Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.

If you require any further information please e-mail or alternatively, you can contact Ann Jarrett, Business Manager, at

Outward Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.



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