Lead Cover Supervisor

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Lead Cover Supervisor

Pay scale:                    H6/H7 (SCP 14 – 23 £27,334 - £32,076) paid pro-rata for hours & weeks worked 

Hours:                         8.00am – 3.30pm (36 hours) Monday to Friday 

Weeks:                         Term time plus 5 days to include INSET days (39 weeks) 0.832348 FTE

Actual salary:                £22,751.41 - £26,698.41 (includes holiday entitlement)

Ridgeway Academy is a member of the Alban Academies Trust (AAT), together with Sandringham, Verulam, Garden Fields JMI, Skyswood Primary and Nursery, Wheatfields Junior and Wheatfields Infants’ and Nursery schools.  We work in a multi-academy trust to share best practice, deliver joint training, promote the highest of expectations and raise achievement for all students. The AAT motto is ‘Educational Excellence for Everyone’. The trust offers significant opportunities for career development of staff at all levels within our organisation. This is an exciting time to join the school as it takes the next step in its journey to becoming good and then outstanding. 

We opened in September 2018, as part of the Alban Academies Trust, to great excitement from our community with the aim of becoming a truly outstanding school in the future. Our motto is ‘Everyone can achieve’ and we are looking to appoint an outstanding person who can help us achieve our ambitions.

We can offer you:

  • A collaborative, supportive team with a passion for teaching and facilitating progress
  • Enthusiastic students who are keen to progress
  • Appropriate professional development

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has good interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate with a wide range of people
  • Has a flexible and adaptable approach to working in a very busy environment
  • Shares and delivers our vision to be an outstanding school
  • Works hard, is enthusiastic and self-motivated

If you would like to join us on our journey and have access to career prospects through the Trust, we would love to hear from you. Ridgeway Academy is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, satisfactory references and medical clearance. Ridgeway School is committed to ensuring inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates and encourage those from underrepresented groups, and/or with protected characteristics, to apply. An application form is available on our website, www.ridgeway.herts.sch.uk. Applications must include a cover letter, no more than two sides of A4. If you have any queries, please contact the HR Officer by email (appointments@ridgeway.aat.school) or extension 3373.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

Closing date:                 9:00am Monday 11 December 2023

Interview date:                Soon there after           

Start date:                     ASAP