Learning Supervisor - RSA Academy

RSA Academy
Bilston Road, Tipton DY4 0BZ
Scale 6 - £17,578 - £18,754 per annum
12 Jul 2018
22 Jul 2018
Job Ref
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time


Required to start September 2018

37.5 hours per week (Term Time Only + 5 Training Days)

Scale 6 - £17,578 - £18,754 per annum


We are seeking to appoint a learning supervisor whose main responsibility is to manage classes during the short term absence of teachers, ensuring that pre-prepared activities are undertaken by students. This is a pivotal role and the person appointed will work closely with teaching staff and the other learning supervisors.


Are you a graduate who is interested in training to become a teacher? If so, this role will provide you with the experience required to apply to take up a place in our Teaching School.


The ability to demonstrate a positive but firm approach to students to support their learning is essential. Appropriate training will be provided. Other responsibilities will include: assisting with exam invigilation and accompanying staff on school visits

RSA Academy, Tipton is proud to be part of the wider Central RSA Academies Trust. The school works together with the trust to ensure the best learning opportunities for our young people and excellent training and professional development opportunities for all our staff.  To ensure you settle in well and are successful in your role an experienced member of the maths department will mentor and support you.  As part of the RSA Teaching School Alliance, you will be provided will outstanding training opportunities if you choose to pursue a teaching career. Our Initial Teacher Training programme has been described as a ‘beacon’ of outstanding practice by Birmingham City University with 90% of trainees passed at good or outstanding.


The successful candidate will:


  • Hold GCSE (or equivalent) pass at grade C or above in English/literacy and Math’s/numeracy & Hold a degree
  • Experience of working with children in the 11 - 18 age range, Experience of managing behaviour of young people Ability to motivate people (especially 11 - 18 year old pupils)
  • Ability to use ICT effectively to support learning
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work with initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to be flexible and work with tact, discretion and confidentiality
  • High level communication skills
  • Ability to relate to pupils, staff, parents
  • Sense of humour
  • Ability to relate to and promote the ethos of the school
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Willingness to undertake training as required
  • To maintain personal and professional development to meet the changing demands of the job, participate in appropriate training activities and encourage and support staff in their development and training.


  • To undertake such other duties, training and/or hours of work as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the general level of responsibility of this job.
  • To undertake health and safety duties commensurate with the post and/or as detailed in the School’s Health and Safety Policy.

If this sounds like your next step, please visit our website at www.rsaacademy.org where you can download an application pack. Completed application forms should be sent via email to dallah.j@rsaacademy.org

Closing date: Friday 20th July 2018



The Central RSA Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All our posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, 2 work references, immigration and other employment checks.


37.5 hours per week (Term Time Only + 5 Training Days


Scale 6 - £17,578 - £18,754 per annum 


Bilston Road, Tipton DY4 0BZ

Closing Date:

 Friday 20th July 2018

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