Cover Supervision Manager

At Oasis Academy Mayfield , Southampton
Salary: NJC Payscale point 11 - £21,166 (actual £18,000)
Role: Full-time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: TBC
Applications Closed: 12:00 PM on Thursday 12th September 2019
Interviews: Monday 16th September 2019

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic person able to co-ordinate and provide proactive supervision and delivery of set lessons for absent teachers to support the continued progress of our students.  The successful candidate could be interested in a teaching career in the long term, as many of our previous role holders have progressed into a trainee teacher scheme,   previous experience of working with young people would be advantageous.   The job requires that you follow the allocated lesson plan whilst maintaining a positive climate for learning.

Key Skills

  • Ablility to co-ordinate and manage required supervision
  • Confident communicating to large groups
  • excellent communication skills
  • good understanding of ICT, including the effective use of the Office Suite of programs
  • ability to build good relationships with children and adults
  • ability to combine firmness with empathy
  • calm and adaptable with an ability to work within a flexible and busy environment

About us:

Oasis Academy Mayfield is a fantastic place to learn and work.  Our last Ofsted visit was in May 2016, where we were judged to be ‘Good’ in all areas, since then we believe that we have moved yet closer to our aim to become the exceptional school our community deserves. We are excited to welcome applications from future colleagues who share our enthusiasm for education and dedication to transforming the community we live in and serve. We value strong relationships with our parents and carers, and know that through working closely together it is ultimately our young people who benefit.

Our mission is focused around entitling our students, staff and community to an exceptional education. In order to achieve this we have four simple priorities.

  • Excellent teaching
  • Excellent outcomes
  • Excellent student entitlement
  • Excellent staff / parent / community entitlement

We place a high value on personal development and professional learning for our staff.   We invest heavily in supporting the growth of our team believing that if our young people are surrounded by caring, committed and talented staff that they will be best placed to achieve remarkable success.  Being part of Oasis a Multi Academy Trust, which has 3 secondary schools in Southampton, and a further 16 nationally, offers many opportunities for collaboration and professional learning; we are a family and work closely together to ensure that we deliver exceptional education at the heart of our local communities.

Application Procedure

Please take time to look over the recruitment information contained on our website or contact Caryn Morant on 023 8042 6285 .

For further information or an informal discussion about the role and the Academy, please contact Angela Hurd on 023 8032 8128 or email

Oasis Academy Mayfield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.  All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.  

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

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How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of Cover Supervision Manager, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.