Cover Supervisor with Teaching Assistant duties – King’s Lynn Academy

£13,312 to £14,665 per annum pro-rated

Role Purpose
King’s Lynn Academy require additional Cover Supervisors to provide extra support to our students and staff. In addition to Cover Supervision responsibilities, you will provide one to one and group Teaching Assistant support as necessary.

You will manage classes independently and deliver work set by the teacher to a high standard, answering any questions to the best of your ability. There may also be a need for the provision of personal care for students with the most complex additional needs.

You will work closely with other members of the academy to ensure that all students receive the best possible support to enable them to achieve their full potential.

Kings Lynn Academy is a positive place of learning, our Mission is ‘Learning without Limits’. We do not put any ceilings on how high our students can go and have high ambitions for everyone here. We support every student to make great progress and want every student to be the best they can be by setting challenging targets for their future success. We support each student from their own starting point and believe that success is best achieved by doing the little things well, every day through a consistent desire from every student to make continual progress focusing on daily personal bests to help students to go further faster.

By getting to know every student well and providing the assistance each person needs to succeed, we create a strong community where our staff and students truly pull together.

Skills & Experience
The successful applicant will have Level 2 qualifications in both English and Maths of grade A*- C. There is the opportunity to undertake the L2 Teaching Assistant qualification via an apprenticeship if you do not already hold a relevant qualification.

You will have a good knowledge of safeguarding regulations and experience of classroom management.

An enhanced DBS check is required for all of our roles.

Please ensure that you tailor your application to meet the minimum essential criteria of the Person Specification attached to this advert.

Full details of the role, including the job description and person specification, as well as our online application form can be found at

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Closing date
Friday 19 April 2019
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