Cover Supervisor


Required for September 2021

4 days a week | Term time only including INSET days | 8.15am to 3pm including
unpaid lunch time of 30 minutes

Fixed term until 31st August 2022

 Rate of pay – NJC Scale 3, SCP point range 5-6 plus London Fringe Allowance
(e.g. pro-rata salary for 4 days a week £11,501 - £11,720 depending on experience)


Herschel Grammar School is a mixed, selective school graded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. We are seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking and flexible Cover Supervisor. The role may suit applicants wishing to train in teaching in the future and/or someone interested in working with young people.

The post holder will deliver pre-set work to classes in the absence of teachers plus other pupil and administrative related duties.  The appointment will be subject to a clear DBS search.

In return we can offer you a competitive salary and a friendly and supportive working environment. You have the option to join the Local Government Pension Scheme in which the employee pays 5.5% and the employer contributes a further 20.6%.

Information on this post and an application form (CVs will not be considered) can be downloaded below and emailed to  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  NOR 1051 including 316 in sixth form.        

Closing date for applications: Monday 17th May 2021

We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date for an exceptional candidate.

Name Date  
Cover Supervisor Job Description 21st April 2021 Download >
Cover Supervisor Person Specification 21st April 2021 Download >
HGS Application Form The Schelwood Trust 2021 21st April 2021 Download >