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The Sussex Learning Trust aims to play an integral part in providing the highest possible educational opportunities for children and young people in Sussex via a network of Academies committed to partnership working for the benefit of pupils and students

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We currently have THE FOLLOWING vacancies at the secondary academy 

COVER SUPERVISOR

PART TIME 3 DAYS PER WEEK (18½ HOURS) - TEMPORARY (initially to July 2018 with the possibility of a permanent contract thereafter) 
Required as soon as possible, pay scale: WPA Grade 4 £17,513fte.  Hourly rate of pay £9.10 per hour. 

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, confident and skilled Cover Supervisor to join our team of professionals.  The key role of a Cover Supervisor is to work closely with our students across a range of subjects and to ensure they maintain their learning in the absence of their regular teacher. Candidates will have strong organisational and interpersonal skills for this rewarding role and be relentless in their commitment to the success of all our students.  

The ability to work calmly and often under pressure is essential.   A good working knowledge of current ICT packages is required and previous experience of working in a school environment would be an advantage. However we have a strong commitment to developing our staff so you can also expect to engage in a range of training activities. As such this is an excellent preparation for anyone considering a career in either teaching or supporting students’ learning.  For the right candidate there may be an opportunity to learn the role of the Cover Manager to deputise in their absence. 

This a term time only position.  The full time work pattern for a Cover Supervisor is Monday to Friday, 8.45am-3.25pm which includes a 30 minute unpaid lunch break.  Actual work days to be worked can be discussed/negotiated at interview but are likely to be Monday-Wednesday. 

If you enjoy a challenge and are interested in applying for this rewarding post please download the application pack including our support staff application form from our website www.wardenpark.co.uk   Where possible please return your completed application form by email to jobs@wardenpark.co.uk as soon as possible.   If you have any questions, please contact Roseanne Gainsford (by email rgainsford@wardenpark.co.uk or telephone 01444 476556) who will be more than happy to assist

Warden Park Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check along with other relevant pre-employment checks. 

Please note:  We advise applying promptly as we reserve the right to close and interview early and appoint if sufficient suitable applications have been received.

Please apply by completing an application form as we do not accept applications made by CV.

Closing Date; Wednesday 4 October 2017 

Interviews:    As soon as possible thereafter

 Cover Supervisor Job Description & Person Specification

Support Staff Application Form

EXAM INVIGILATORS 

We are looking to appoint a number of Exam Invigilators to join our existing team who can be available to work during our two annual exam seasons; namely one week in January and also during the GCSE exam season in May & June. Successful candidates will work under the direct supervision of our Examinations Officer and must be willing and able to follow multi-step instructions for each exam they are asked to invigilate.  Candidates should note that there is no obligation for the Trust to offer you work or for you to accept it. 

This is a casual contract and any hours worked are claimed on an Academy Claim Form; the rate of pay for our Exam Invigilators is currently £7.99 per hour + holiday pay entitlement which equates to £8.95 per hour.  

The Job Description/Person Specification for Exam Invigilators and blank support staff application forms are available on our school website. 

If you are interested in applying for this post please download an application form and where possible return this by email to Roseanne Gainsford, HR Manager rgainsford@wardenpark.co.uk.  

If you would like to discuss the role further please contact our Examinations Officer, Mrs Brennan on telephone 01444 457881 ext 267 who will be more than happy to assist.  

Warden Park Academy is part of the Sussex Learning Trust and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check along with other pre-employment checks. 

Closing Date for applications: 10.00am Thursday 12th October 2017 

Interviews:  To be held week commencing Monday 16th October 2017

Exam invigilator JD & Person Specification

Support Staff Application Form

Warden Park Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and to the equality of opportunity and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed along with other relevant employment checks.