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Cover Supervisor

Closing date: Thursday 30th September 2021

Required immediately

Full time – £20,903 per annum pro rata (39 weeks per annum)

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified full-time Cover Supervisor. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to the Academy’s weekly enrichment programme through supporting other colleagues or offering a new activity.

Applicants should be educated to degree level in any subject area. Previous experience of working with young people will be an advantage, but experience of teaching is not a requirement. The post would suit recent graduates who may be seeking to gain experience in the classroom before going on to gain Qualified Teacher Status in the future.

Some of the duties a Cover Supervisor can expect to perform are:

  • leading whole classes while teachers are away from school and ensuring the lesson plan is delivered to a high standard;
  • managing behaviour in the classroom;
  • ensuring all students are focused and on track to meeting the lesson objectives;
  • preparing the classroom for lessons;
  • helping any students who are struggling with the work set for their cover lessons and
  • assisting teachers in planning lessons

Holbrook Academy is a popular secondary school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our passion is to ensure that ‘everybody can be somebody’.

The school was judged ‘Good’ across all aspects by Ofsted (February 2019).

For further details and an application pack, please contact Mrs. Sarah Beazley, PA to Headteacher, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org

Teaching Assistant

Closing date: Thursday 30th September 2021

Required immediately.

Point 3 – £18,562 pro rata per annum (38 weeks)

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking and friendly team to support students with their learning and behaviour needs. The position will involve working with individual students and small groups of students across all curriculum areas.

Hours to be worked will be between 8.30am – 3.30pm.  The role is initially offered on a fixed term basis to 31st August 2022.

You will need to have a minimum grade C for English and Maths.

Previous experience of working with children in an educational setting is preferable.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, secondary school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our passion is to ensure that ‘everybody can be somebody’.

The school has been judged ‘Good’ across all aspects by Ofsted (February 2019).

For further details and an application form, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks required for all posts. 

Examination Invigilators

Closing date: Thursday 30th September 2021

Required, for the new academic year, to assist the Examination Officer in the running and supervision of internal and external examinations.

Hours will be offered on an ad hoc basis, primarily in December, May and June. Applicants should be available for at least 5 morning or afternoon sessions a week. Sessions are potentially 8.30am-12.15pm and 1pm-4.45pm.

The successful candidates will:

  • have experience in basic administration
  • be reliable and punctual
  • demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • work well as a team aswell has have the initiative and confidence to work on their own
  • possess good communication skills
  • be able to follow instructions and work within a strict set of regulations
  • work with calmness and flexibility.

Full training will be given.

Pay – £9.99 per hour

If you think you have the necessary qualities, please contact Emma Anderson, Examinations Officer, for an application form – emma.anderson@holbrookacademy.org

Interviews will take place in early October.