Jun 21, 2024

Sparta Middle School Safe Room (RTC) Supervisor

  • TrulyHired
  • Sparta, MI 49345, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Sparta Area Schools

Sparta, Michigan

POSITION TITLE: Safe Room (RTC__Responsible Thinking Center) Supervisor

SCHOOL: Sparta Middle School

REPORTS TO: Principal/Assistant Principal


Assists staff in supporting positive student behavior within the school and classroom matrices. Works in collaboration with the building principal and assistant principal. Must learn and understand the Responsible Thinking Process (RTP) and work to follow this process with teachers and students. Reports directly to the Assistant Principal.


7:30am-2:30pm, Monday thru Friday

  • Responsible for effective supervision and management of SMS Responsible Thinking Center (Safe Room) in cooperation with the Assistant Principal
  • Consistent and reliable attendance
  • Assists building assistant principal/principal in maintaining positive school wide discipline
  • Must be self-sufficient with technology and know (or learn to) use PowerSchool to enter data
  • Assist staff in defining and measuring behavior
  • Assist staff in teaching desired behaviors through creation and reflection on behavior plans
  • Assist staff in de-escalation of students as necessary
  • Support the creation of a building culture and environment that develops and nurtures the emotional, cognitive and social abilities of the students.
  • Implement prescribed behavioral strategies and positive behavior support as needed.
  • Effective communicator; professional, courteous and composed with students, parents and staff
  • Participate in Child Study Team meetings as needed.
  • Maintain safety of students and act as a positive role model.
  • Maintains confidentiality in all issues related to student discipline
  • Other duties as assigned


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Experience implementing Restorative Practices to resolve conflict and teach positive behaviors
  • Experience using the Responsible Thinking Process to process students' decisions in a healthy manner
  • Experience working with middle school aged students and educators
  • Experience using various platforms for grading and instruction such as Schoology and Powerschool
  • Experience working in an office environment with high expectations for professional conduct (language, dress, positive disposition)
  • A calm and professional demeanor in stressful situations
  • An adaptable mindset, willing to support teammates in a fast-paced environment

Further Inquiries Re: This Position:

Please reach out to Brad Wood, SMS Building Principal, or Andrew Buikema, SMS Assistant Principal, using the email addresses below with any further questions.

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