Cover and Progress Manager

Level 10 – £28785 pro rata – 37 hours, 39 weeks term time only

Solway Community School, part of Cumbria Futures Federation, welcomes applications for a dynamic and enthusiastic full time Cover and Progress Manager (term time only 39 weeks). We positively welcome applications from colleagues at all stages in their career.

The role will be based primarily at Solway Community School in Silloth, but will include working at our partner school, Beacon Hill Community School in Aspatria.

Reporting to our Executive Business Manager, the role will include the provision of Cover Supervision including managing cover across both schools, arranging cover both internally and through liaison with our bank of staff and external agencies and delivering cover in lessons at either school where appropriate.

The role also focuses on the provision of pastoral and behavioural support for students in order to ensure they make good progress.  This will include data analysis and challenge of curriculum areas to ensure progress is made in lessons as well as providing practical support for specific students including restorative practice, delivering social, emotional and behavioural interventions under the direction of our SENCO and Head of School at both schools.

This position is available from September 2020. The role will be for a fixed period of one year initially, with a view to extension and permanent role beyond then.

For additional information and to apply please visit our website or call 016973 31234 for an application pack.

Closing date for applications 5pm on Monday 10th August 2020 with interviews held later that week.

Solway Community School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all its pupils and staff, therefore if successful an enhanced DBS check, health checks and satisfactory references will be required. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at Applications to be sent to

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