Jesmond Park Academy, Jesmond Park West, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DP.

Support Assistant Level 4 (Cover Supervisor)

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Full time - term time

N5: £22,627.00 - £24,491.00 per annum, pro rata. Actual Salary: £19,259.00 - £20,845.00 per annum

This school has Academy status and you will be employed by the Board of Trustees.

Jesmond Park Academy

Jesmond Park West

Newcastle upon Tyne


Tel: 0191 281 8486


37 hours per week - term time only with 5 on call days.

Fixed term for 1 year.

You will be employed by Gosforth Federated Academies Ltd and will work across all locations within the Multi Academy Trust as required.

Jesmond Park Academy is a large, thriving and fully subscribed comprehensive school, which is rapidly making progress towards our vision of being outstanding. As a member of the Gosforth Group we are working in partnership to lay the foundations for what promises to be an exciting and rapid period of change and development in the school’s history. Our academy offers a positive working experience, with an enthusiastic staff firmly focused on us becoming a leading academy in the city. If you want to be part of realising our vision, play your part in helping us to build on our already significant progress and development, and have a genuine desire to do the best for our students, then come and join us on our journey to being outstanding.

We are looking to appoint from September 2020 a Cover Supervisor. The role of a cover supervisor is crucial in the support of teaching and learning at Jesmond Park Academy. In this role you will work under the guidance of teaching staff to supervise classes when teachers are absent. Appropriate work will be provided and you will ensure that students focus on the tasks set. Exam Invigilation is also part of the role and you may be assigned to a subject department to assist teachers generally. You will be flexible, willing to learn, and be able to form positive relationships in school. Training will be provided.

The school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks.

Further details and an application form are available from the school website

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 21st September 2020.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

21 September 2020

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