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SIMS - Cover

A one day course for Secondary staff responsible for Cover


Covering staff absence can cause headaches for senior leaders. Learn how to manage your cover effectively while keeping your staff records up-to-date.

1) For Schools subscribing to the SIMS Service in the TwS Catalogue of Services: Free for 1st delegate only. £140 for each additional delegate thereafter.
A Cancellation Fee of £140 will be charged for any delegate cancelling with less than 24 hours’ notice, and for any delegate who does not attend.
2) For delegates who do not subscribe to the SIMS Service in the TwS Catalogue of Services: £140 per place. No refunds for places cancelled with less than 24 hours’ notice.


Understand how to implement Cover to manage all aspects of classroom staff absence and to explore the dynamic links of the module to other areas of SIMS such as SIMS Personnel and SIMS Examinations Organiser

Course Objectives
  • global settings available to customise the module
  • link to SIMS Personnel
  • managing supply cover
  • declaring teacher absence and arranging cover
  • managing room closures
  • printing of the cover arrangements
  • cover statistics and impact summaries

13 Nov 2019 09:30 - 15:30

Closing date: 05/11/2019
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School ICT - SIMS (Schools Information Management System)
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Date and Time

13 Nov 2019 09:30 - 15:30


TwS Training Room City Hall College Green Bristol BS1 5TR


Chrystal Stevens
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