Hours of Work:                          33.75hrs per week, Term Time plus ONE Week

                                                    Mon– Friday 8.00am – 3.15pm (30 mins lunch break)

                                                    The role includes a 30 mins duty (pre-school and lunchtime)


Salary:                                        G4: SCP 5 - 8 (£19,650 - £20,852) Full time salary

                                                    Approximate pro-rata salary £15,331 - £16,269


Contract:                                    Temporary (for 12 months in the first instance)


Start Date:                                  1 September 2022


Closing Date:                             Friday 8 July 2022 at Noon


What is it like to attend this school?

Pupils are happy at St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School. They feel safe and well looked after. Pupils enjoy good relationships with each other and staff. They said that their teachers set high standards for pupils’ behaviour and achievement.                                               Ofsted report – November 2021


The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School  are seeking to appoint an inspirational Cover Supervisor who is dynamic, creative and ambitious to join our dedicated learning support team.


You will provide cover and supervise whole classes during the short-term absence of teachers, ensuring that the work set is completedYou will be given the opportunity to work across all year groups and subjects - no two days will be the same.  This is a perfect opportunity for anyone who is considering teaching as a future career, as  many of our former Cover Supervisors choose to undertake teacher training and become successful teachers themselves.  We are looking for someone who can use professional practice to engage and inspire students to learn.  Resilience and a sense of humour is essential!


We are a forward-looking and flourishing school, well regarded for the excellence of our academic achievement and the high level of motivation of pupils and staff.  Visitors to our school never fail to comment on our respectful students, the positive team ethos amongst staff and the friendly welcome that they receive.  


It really is worth applying for this post and joining somewhere special.  


To apply for the position please download application documents.  The application forms should be returned returned addressed to the Headteacher at the school address or via email to recruitment@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk.  If you require further information about the vacancy please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors, at the school on 01942 7286512 x 2223 or PLennon@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Offer of employment is subject to safeguarding checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance, pre-employment health check and references.


To download the application documents, please click on the link below:-

Cover Supervisor



Salary: £15,331 - £16,269 per annum (pro-rata salary)

Closing Date: 8 July 2022, 12.00pm

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