Glossopdale School

Support Staff

Cover Supervisor

31.5 hrs per week/39 wks per year

Temporary until 31 August 2019

Grade 7 £14,430 - £15,737

We are looking for a keen and enthusiastic individual to undertake the role of Cover Supervisor.

The successful applicant will need to be a confident, well-organised, positive person who is able to provide continuity in the classroom covering short term teaching staff absence. Good levels of literacy and numeracy are essential, together with good communication skills.

Closing date: 1pm Friday 19 October 2018

Application forms can be returned to Annette Beever at the School or emailed



£8.30 - £8.54 per hour

We are currently recruiting for a motivated and enthusiastic school caretaker, who is available to work on a relief only basis.  The relief caretaker will provide cover for staff absences and school events as required.

The duties of a school caretaker may include, but are not limited to:  general maintenance and minor repairs, liaising with contractors, security; opening and closing the school, dealing with the alarm systems, basic cleaning, dealing with deliveries, setting up and clearing rooms for school functions and key holding.  

Caretakers must be honest, reliable and trustworthy.  They must be able to work well on their own using their own initiative, as well as working well within a larger team.  They must be able to effectively prioritise workload and have excellent communication skills.

Candidates will ideally have previous caretaking experience, however, the school will consider candidates who have a background in maintenance, facilities or security.  A DBS check will be required for this role.




Glossopdale school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All members of staff and volunteers, where appropriate, must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).