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Course overview

Understand how to set up, customise and implement Cover to manage all aspects of classroom staff and room unavailability. Explore the dynamic links of the module to other areas of SIMS. Review the classroom staff absence and cover statistics. Analyse the impact of absent classroom staff on students.

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Benefits of attending

Learn how to manage classroom staff absence using SIMS Cover.

What you will learn

• global settings available to customise the module
• links with records in SIMS Personnel
• declare teaching staff absence and arranging cover
• manage supply staff cover
• manage room closures and re-rooming
• publish cover arrangements
• produce cover statistics and student impact summaries.

Who is it for?

Staff involved in the cover process. Knowledge of your school’s cover policy would be useful.

Course details

Phase of education
  • Secondary
Delivery Type
Face to face
Areas of responsibility
Senior Leader
Bursar and Business Manager
Administrative Staff
Course code
1 Day
Products covered
SIMS Cover

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