Cover Supervisor

Salary: CET Scale 7-11 (£19,554-£21,116 FTE)

Hours: 32.5 hpw, Term Time + 1 Week

Start Date: 1st September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and inspiring member of staff to join Caister Academy.  The successful candidate will join a team of committed professionals, working across the Academy to support departments where needed.  They will be working within a Trust where staff development is prioritised.  As such, this role would be particularly suited to someone with future aspirations to become a teacher. 

Caister Academy is one of Norfolk’s leading co-educational secondary schools, situated in the coastal village of Caister, just north of Great Yarmouth.  It is well regarded for excellence in performing arts and English, with aspirations to lead nationally in all areas.  As part of Creative Education Trust we work in collaboration with other local Academies, and receive development opportunities and support from Creative Education at a national level.

  • We are looking for a colleague who:• Has a passion for education and a special gift of communicating that passion.
  • Is innovative, self-motivating and able to inspire others.
  • Has the ability to be flexible and think on their feet.
  • Has the highest expectation for the attainment of all young people.
  • Enjoys working as part of a team to ensure the success of our community.
  • Is driven to relentlessly remove barriers to students’ success. 

In return Caister Academy will offer you:

  • thriving, innovative learning community, committed to excellence.
  • supportive, welcoming community of professionals.
  • Extensive development and collaboration opportunities, through the Creative Education network.

For further details, or an informal discussion about the role with the Senior Leadership Team Link for the cover team, please contact Mel Platten, Regional HR Manager,

All applications to be sent to

Closing date:  12.00pm Friday 14 August 2020

Interviews:  Tuesday 18 August 2020