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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    4 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    17 May 2023


This teaching role is at more than one school in the trust. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 37 hours, 52 weeks

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade 5 (£25,878 to £28,371)

Pay scale

Grade 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

To be technically suitable for this role, you must have a good general knowledge of IT systems and should specifically have knowledge and experience of:

  • Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
  • Hardware and software installation and management
  • Basic networking maintenance
  • Active Directory management
  • Microsoft 365
  • Desktop imaging solutions (SCCM, WDS, MDT)
  • School MIS software

The successful candidate will:

  • Be diligent and conscientious when providing support across the curriculum and key stages
  • Be a good communicator and is willing and able to work alongside school colleagues
  • Demonstrate initiative, creativity, and problem-solving skills
  • Be able to work as part of a team and to effectively work independently
  • Be flexible, approachable and with a friendly disposition
  • Have a can-do attitude and have the ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and tackle ad-hoc projects with enthusiasm

What the school offers its staff

Joining Mercia Learning Trust means being part of a wider exceptional team and we are committed to our staff in offering high-quality induction and support, annual appraisal, career conversations, targeted CPD and fantastic progression opportunities.

Mercia Learning Trust operates a central IT support team made up of an IT Director, three Trust Network Managers and three IT Technicians. The team provide support for all trust IT systems and services across the three primary and three secondary schools. The trust is embarking on an ambitious centralisation project to bring all systems together into a centralised infrastructure. The successful candidate will be part of the team that design, build and implement this centralised infrastructure and have access to training and development opportunities.

Commitment to safeguarding

Mercia Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. If you are shortlisted, your suitability to work with children will be explored, and this will include disclosing convictions. The information you disclose may be discussed with you during the interview.

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About Mercia Learning Trust

Multi-academy trust

School Details

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1387 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
787 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School locations

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