Vacancy Cover Supervisor

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Driffield School & Sixth Form

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Based at: Driffield School & Sixth Form

Location: Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 5HR

To start: September 2022

Salary: £13,955 pro rata per annum

Hours: Up to 30.8 hours per week during term time

Application deadline: 9:00 am on 6th September 2022

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Driffield School & Sixth Form

About Driffield School & Sixth Form

Driffield School & Sixth Form is a growing 11-18 Comprehensive School which offers education for approximately 1,600 students living in Driffield and the Wolds.

Find Out More

This is an exciting new opportunity to join our team as a Cover Supervisor.   This role will supervise classes during the absence of the timetabled class teacher.  You will ensure students carry out the curriculum tasks set by the class teacher, assisting them to understand the nature of the work set and managing student behaviour.

The role will commence in September 2022 and working hours are from 8.30 am to 3.30 pm , Monday to Friday during the school term.  Your actual salary is £13,955 per annum, and this is paid in 12 equal instalments over the year so even when it is the summer holidays, you continue to receive the same payment that month.  If you are interested in working on a part time basis, please get in touch and we are happy to explore this further with you.

Why choose us?

The Cover Supervisor team, plays a key part of the life of our school and we will give you training and mentor support in school for this exciting new opportunity.  Our moto is ‘work hard and be nice to people’ and the school was recently described by Ofsted as a ‘friendly and happy place’ (2020).  We are genuinely committed to our students and our staff, and we do everything we can to ensure every child receives the care and guidance they need to thrive.

We are proud of our school and would welcome the opportunity to give you a tour, so please don’t hesitate to contact Laura Sanders (HR Assistant) on 01377 232362 or by email via if you would like to visit or find out more about this exciting opportunity.

What can we offer you?

What are we are looking for?

We are looking for an individuals who are great communicators and able to quickly build rapport with young people.  You will be committed to ensuring every individual child receives the care, support and guidance they need to thrive and be the best they can be. We’re also looking for the following:

Driffield School and Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required prior to appointment.

How To Apply

To apply, please complete an application form which can be found in the Supporting Documents section and email it to  The deadline for completed application forms is 9 am on 6 September 2022.  We look forward to receiving your application and we will contact you once your application has been reviewed.