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Support Staff Vacancies

St Edmund's Catholic School, Portsmouth, 11-16 Mixed VA School.

St Edmund’s is a popular Voluntary Aided secondary school in the heart of Portsmouth and serves a wide area. It is an Outstanding school (Ofsted 2016) serving a diverse population.

Cover Supervisor (Ref: COV01)

Pay Band 6 

FTE £22,091 - £25,481 (£15,466 - £17,839.35 Pro Rata)

30 Hours per week (8.15am – 3.15pm)

Term Time Only

To Start September 2021

 A suitably experienced and qualified person is required to fulfil the above role, which involves supervising classes of students undertaking work set on those occasions when teachers are absent from school.  You will need to have the ability to work with students at all levels. The candidate must be educated to at least GCSE level.   The role is term time only.  Applicants must be sympathetic to the school’s Christian ethos. 

Applications should be returned FAO: Headteacher, St Edmund’s Catholic School, Arundel Street, Portsmouth, PO1 1RX quoting the reference “COV01” or electronically to recruitment@saintedmunds.org.uk

  In line with Safer Recruitment guidance we DO NOT accept CV's.  Please complete the application form provided.  Applications made by CV will not be considered for the post.

Closing date for return of completed applications is Friday 2nd July 2021. However, applications are welcomed prior to this date and candidates interviewed.

 Cover Supervisor Application Pack for Candidates.pdfDownload
 Cover Supervisor Job Description.pdfDownload
 Cover Supervisor Person Specification.pdfDownload
 Covering Letter Cover Supervisor.pdfDownload
 Support staff Application Form March 2021.docxDownload
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Completed Applications

The school is committed to safeguarding and the promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

DBS disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of appointment.


Please return completed applications (form maybe downloaded using the link below) to:

Email: recruitment@saintedmunds.org.uk

Post: c/o Headteacher, St Edmund's Catholic School, Arundel Street, Portsmouth, PO1 1RX


Please quote the Job Reference number on any application submitted. Applications will not be accepted after the closing date. In line with Safer Recruitment guidance we DO NOT accept CV's


Please ensure that ALL pages of the application form are completed, including the consent on the last page.

Thank you for interest in working at St Edmund's Catholic School.

Mr Simon Graham - Head Teacher

Support Staff Application Form

 Support staff Application Form March 2021.docxDownload
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Useful Information

 Safeguarding Policy January 2021.pdfDownload
 Safer Recruitment Policy Jan 2021.pdfDownload
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