An exceptional school: Lister Community School is a large 11-16 Academy at the heart of its community and part of the Newham Community School Trust. Our vision is to provide a world class international education for young people in Newham. We believe our young people have the right to the same quality of teaching and range of opportunities as at any school in the country, and our ethos is one of continuous improvement, with a focus on strong partnerships and staff development. Over the last ten years we have significantly raised academic standards and are now the school of choice for our local community.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This appointment will be conditional on successful pre-employment and enhanced DBS checks.
Start date 1st September 2022 – subject to completion of recruitment checks.
Start times: Monday and Wednesday 8:10am to 3:10pm
All other days: 8:20am to 3:10pm
Additional hours to be deployed through arrangement
We are seeking to appoint three skilled, enthusiastic, dynamic and inspirational Cover Supervisors to assist the cover team at Lister Community School as soon as possible. Your main responsibility will be to provide cover for classes, supervising and delivering pre-prepared activities. You will cover whole classes in the absence of a teacher and report to the Cover Manager. You will need strong classroom management skills or the ability to develop them quickly. You will also need to demonstrate confidence, strong interpersonal skills and flexibility. The post would suit graduates who have an interest in pursuing a future career in teaching or individuals who have previous experience of working with children. You must be able to communicate and negotiate effectively with external supply agencies, if required.
If you think you have the potential to work as an outstanding Cover Supervisor then an application form can be downloaded directly from the TES website or from the school website https://lister.newham.sch.uk/vacancies/
Closing Date: 9am on Friday 1st July 2022
Please note that applications will be reviewed and shortlisted on a rolling basis and we reserve the right to interview, appoint and close the advert early depending on the volume of applications we receive. We therefore encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.
Interviews will be held on a rolling basis
Please note: We do not have parking facilities on site. Due to the high volume of applicants, we will only contact those candidates who have been selected to progress to the next stage of the process.