Cover Supervisor - Fixed term
Pound Hill Infant Academy

Closing date: 18/02/2022

Job posted date: 10/01/2022

Salary: West Sussex Grade 5 - £20,092 - £20,493

Employment type: Fixed Term

Hours per week: 30

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Cover Supervisor to join our team for February 2022. The role will include planned PPA cover, time as a lead Teaching Assistant and time directed as required, such as cover of absence.

This is an exciting opportunity within our academy, we can offer progression and training including apprenticeships.


We are a friendly, oversubscribed school, which values all members of our academy community.


Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the main school office on 01293 873975.


We are a friendly Academy focused on learning and ensuring the wellbeing and success of our pupils is at the heart of everything we do. We pride ourselves on having high expectations, quality teaching and dedicated staff that means each of our pupils, as an individual, is able to access support and challenge whatever their ability, to achieve their potential. Our children are polite, respectful, well behaved and proud to be part of our Academy and wider community.


Pound Hill sits at the heart of the local community with strong community links, working closely in partnership with parents, pupils and our local board members to achieve the best outcome for each and every one of our pupils. We offer excellent CPD opportunities through our links to the University of Brighton.   


Pound Hill Infant Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. There will be a need for you to undertake an enhanced DBS check and references will be sought prior to the interview process.

​​​​​​​Further Info:

Salary: Grade 5 plus Crawley Weighting Allowance​​​​​​​

Contract: 30 hours per week, fixed term until 22nd July 2022

Start date: February 2022

About Pound Hill Infant Academy

Ofsted grade: Outstanding (2014)

Pound Hill Infant Academy is a school for 4 to 7-year olds in Crawley, West Sussex. We are a welcoming, nurturing and thriving school. We offer high-quality teaching and creative learning to three classes of pupils in each year group, and support the diverse needs of our local community which includes many children for whom English is an additional language.

We can offer you:

  • a calm, positive and innovative learning environment
  • excellent facilities and resources for staff and pupils.

Visit Pound Hill Infant Academy website

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insights and best practice our schools support each other to improve.  Read more about our vision and values.

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools.  

The other benefits we offer including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

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Find out more

Download the job description and person specification below for more information about this opportunity.

To submit your application follow the ‘Apply for job’ link at the bottom of this page.​​​​​​​

Our commitment

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.

 

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