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General Cover Teacher

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General cover teaching opening - Redhill

  • Successful comprehensive school with strong community values
  • Ideal for final year students or support staff with the goal of teacher training
  • Long term progression available

We have a new opportunity is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school located in Surrey, close to the London border.

The school has “created an effective and committed team which is passionate about improving the life chances of pupils” (Ofsted, March 2016).

Our ideal candidate should:

• Be educated to degree level

• Have a formal qualification equivalent to GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English

• Be an excellent role-model for young people

• Have excellent communication skills with both children and adults

• Be confident to take charge of a class

• Have the ability to follow guidelines and policies

Duties will include:

• Supervising a class or group

• Managing pupils behaviour during lessons

• Supervise completion of work allocated

• Assisting pupils when required

• Communicating at all levels

• Working as part of a team within the department and the school as a whole

• When not required to cover, the successful applicant would be expected to work as a Teaching Assistant, assisting teachers in class working with particular students

If you feel that you could supervise work in accordance with school policy, manage the behaviour of students who are undertaking the work set, respond to students, create and maintain a safe environment for all students, collect work that has been set and feedback on behaviour and any issues that arise during the lessons, then this is the job for you!

Contact Jessica on 01189071341 or

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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