Teaching Assistant Cover Supervisor

Corby Primary Academy (Corby)

This vacancy is now closed


Salary: £22,369 - £27,344 FTE per annum (£17,052 – £20,844 pro rata)

We are seeking to appoint a committed and talented Cover Supervisor to work at the Corby Primary Academy

The role:

The successful post holders will be required to cover classes in the absence of the teacher including unplanned absence and/or planned absence due to the allocation of PPA time. They will work alongside teachers to plan and teach exciting and engaging learning opportunities. 

You will be able to demonstrate a range of teaching and behavioural management techniques, which facilitate a learning experience that provides pupils with the opportunity to achieve high standards. 

To be successful you will possess: 

  • a graduate degree with an interest in the teaching profession
  • excellent communication skills at all levels
  • the ability to engage constructively with, and relate to, a wide range of young people from different backgrounds
  • the ability to work effectively as part of a team. 

About Us

Corby Primary Academy is a thriving GAT academy in Oakley Vale, Corby.  A new build opening in 2014, this is an innovative and inclusive academy for children aged 3-11 and is led by a Primary Principal. Greenwood Academies Trust are now looking to appoint an inspirational school leader to lead, grow and inspire the Corby Primary Academy community through its next phase of development.

The academy is a warm and friendly environment that delivers an engaging curriculum to pupils from Nursery to Year 6.  Ofsted rated the academy as ‘Outstanding’ in July 2015. We are proud of our pupils who are expected to work hard and give their best. In return, the staff team are committed to planning and teaching high quality lessons that are purposeful and build on pupils’ knowledge and skills, utilising the excellent school grounds and making the most of IT and Microsoft 365 in teaching and learning.

For more information, please visit: https://www.corbyprimaryacademy.org/

In Return:

You can be assured that you will be joining a successful Multi Academy Trust that has a great track record in helping children to succeed no matter what their background. The Trust is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce whether that be through ensuring a fair workload or offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth.

We believe in looking after the people who make a huge difference to our children, their families and the communities we serve. That’s why we give everyone who joins a Perkbox account – with 24/7 access to perks and discounts, plus curated wellbeing tools to look after your physical and mental health. It’s part of our commitment to look after you.

Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Hundreds of global and local perks, available online 24/7
  • Shopping discounts from the biggest brands, all year round
  • Save money on everything from the supermarket shop to summer holidays
  • A free Employee Assistance Programme from Health Assured

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close and interview this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts will be subject to receipt of satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure, medical and reference checks.  All pre-employment checks are in line with "Keeping Children Safe in Education”.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

All applicants must be able to provide evidence of their Right to Work in the UK prior to commencement of employment. As part of our need to comply with UK immigration rules, you will be required to provide Home Office stipulated documentation prior to interview.