Cover Supervisor

Salary SCP 13–23, Level 5 £23,576–£28,690 FTE; actual salary £20,266–£24,662. 
37 hours per week, term time plus 5 INSET.
Closing date: noon Monday 27 September 2021.

Awarded ‘GOOD’ in Ofsted inspection– March 2019
Awarded ‘GOLD’ in Investors in People – April 2019

Are you a committed person who enjoys working with young children?
Do you enjoy working as part of a team but also able
to demonstrate initiative and the ability to work alone? 
Are you patient with a good sense of humour? 

We are seeking to appoint a Cover Supervisor with enthusiasm creativity and the ability to motivate pupils. The role of Cover Supervisor is integral to the smooth operation of the school and the enhanced opportunities we give our pupils. 

The role is primarily to oversee classes during the short-term absence of class teachers, actively supporting the progress of pupils and recognising that every lesson is a rich opportunity to learn. 

Priory School is a “Good” Ofsted rated, diverse & multi-cultural Primary Foundation School located on the outskirts of Slough. There are approximately 720 children ranging from Nursery to Year 6. This is a great opportunity to be part of a creative and inspirational team in a supportive and caring environment. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Have strong interpersonal skills and be able to relate to a wide range of people 
  • Have a positive attitude and a can do approach 
  • Have a good level of general education – It is essential you are able to demonstrate you have achieved a minimum of English and Maths at GCSE Grade C or equivalent. 
  • Have the ability to use your initiative to work independently and flexibly 
  • Have experience of working with children 
  • Enjoy working with children and be able to form good relationships with children and adults 

Salary is SCP 13-23, Level 5 £23,576-£28,690 FTE, actual salary £20,266-£24,662, 37 hours per week, term time plus 5 INSET. 

Application information:
Closing date: 12.00 Monday 27th September 2021.
Interviews: The date and time of interviews will be communicated to those candidates who are shortlisted. 

To apply, please go to our website to download an application pack or email

Previous applicants need not apply.

Priory School (Foundation)
Orchard Avenue, Slough, Berkshire SL1 6HE
Headteacher: Mrs H Foster
Tel: 01628 600300

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS) check will be sought for the successful candidate. 

Priory School, Slough

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