Cover Supervisor

Grade 5 £20,672 – £21,802 (£16,122 – £17,450 pro rata)

33.75 hours per week, term time only


We are looking to appoint a Cover Supervisor at Huntington School. The role of the Cover Supervisor is to take responsibility for the learning, behaviour and progress of classes, providing cover supervision for absent teaching staff.

The successful candidate will be confident and have the ability to manage whole class situations, is resilient, able to project a sense of authority and would like to play a vital part in the continued success of this high-achieving school.

You will be working with students aged 11-18, and need to have the ability to motivate and encourage them to develop and achieve in the school environment. You will also need to be responsive to the individual needs of our students and promote the inclusion of all students in the school. No previous experience is required as full training will be given – however, you must have excellent communication skills, ICT capability and be able to work on your own initiative.

We are unable to accept CVs in place of application forms. Please see the information below and download an application form. Completed application forms should be returned either by email to or by post to Vacancies, Huntington School, Huntington Road, Huntington, York, YO32 9WT.

We are an equal opportunities employer. If you require any additional support to enable you to make an application please contact Paula Edwards, PA to Senior Leadership Team: by email to

Closing date:  9.00am, Wednesday 29 September 2021

Interviews will be held week commencing 4 October 2021

Cover Supervisor Advert – September 2021

Cover Supervisor Job Description

Prospective applicant letter – Cover Supervisor

Support Staff Application Form (Word version)