Thomas Mills High SchoolA State Funded Academy

Cover Supervisor

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking person to join our organised and efficient Cover Team.  

You will provide cover for teaching staff to enable teachers to carry out their professional duties, training, and development and to provide cover for short term absences. You will have a good general education, good communication skills and, ideally, experience of working with this age group.  This is a good opportunity to work in a high performing school. There is a thirst for learning amongst the pupils and as a parent once remarked, "it's cool to learn here." We have high expectations of our pupils and well qualified staff. 

We have high expectations of our pupils and well qualified staff.  Through excellent teaching and learning, pupils make very good progress here.  We are very proud of our broad and balanced curriculum.  Pupils can genuinely discover and excel in their talents!  Pupils progress to a range of destinations from university (including over 10 students to Oxbridge over the past six years), college, training or employment. 

Grade 4 - £24,054 pro rata  pro rata - actual salary £17,474

38 Weeks per year.  32.5 hours per week

Roll: 1093

Further details are available from the school’s website or from Mrs Gill Gobbitt, Headteacher’s PA.  Applications are to be returned to the Headteacher at the school or by email to

Closing time and date: 9.00am on Friday 16th June 2023.  We encourage suitable applicants to get in touch and apply early.  We reserve the right to interview and appoint ahead of this deadline if we get an appropriate calibre of candidate(s).

All applicants will be afforded equal opportunities.  The school is also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants should be aware that Thomas Mills High School will undertake a general online search as part of the application process and by completing the application form agree for us to do so.