8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    23 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor
  • Pastoral, health and welfare

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 37 hours per week, term time plus 3 weeks

Contract type


Pay scale

Band D / E SCP 9 – 25 £23,379 - £31,986 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people and follow school and Trust policies including the staff code of conduct.
  • Supervise student use of social and/or study base.
  • To produce accurate and up to date information regarding student attendance. Make daily calls to absent students. Support the Attendance Officer with home visits as required.
  • Ensure all students can access ICT equipment and Inventry. Ensure ID badges and registration details are correct and in place.
  • Support the Head of Sixth Form to organise open events and parents’ evenings.

Applicants will:

  • Be passionate about improving the lives of students they serve
  • Be confident in teaching across subjects
  • Role model a commitment to excellence
  • Be confident in using pedagogies for thematic/project-based learning
  • Want to collaborate as part of a team
  • Believe they have both a pastoral and academic responsibility
  • Be flexible and adaptable, rising to the challenge of creating a new Academy
  • Have high standards for students and themselves.

What the school offers its staff

The Academy

Shireland CBSO Academy is an exciting school which opened to Year 7 in September 2023 and is the first state school in the country to have a partnership with a professional orchestra. Based in Providence Place, West Bromwich, the Academy will work in partnership with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) and serve all of Sandwell and the wider West Midlands. The Academy is for all students who have a passion or talent for music – they do not necessarily need to already play an instrument.

Shireland CBSO Academy opened to its first cohort of Year 7 students in September 2023. Shireland CBSO Academy Sixth Form will open in September 2024. We are looking to appoint a Sixth Form Student Support Manager to work with the Head of Sixth Form to help establish and promote student outcomes and welfare.

In return we will offer:

  • Excellent career development opportunities and access to a comprehensive programme of CPD
  • An ICT-rich environment which allows staff to be innovative in harnessing technology for learning
  • The opportunity to be involved in the development of a new Academy
  • Employee Health and Wellbeing Package

The Shireland Collegiate Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Shireland CBSO Academy

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
Up to 870 pupils
Age range
11 to 19

School location

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