How to become a supervisor
You can get into this job through:
- an apprenticeship
- working towards this role
- applying directly
You could take a team leader and supervisor advanced apprenticeship.
You'll usually need:
- 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English and maths, for an advanced apprenticeship
- 4 or 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C) and A levels, or equivalent, for a higher or degree apprenticeship
You can become a team leader or supervisor by being promoted from within your organisation. In a larger organisation, you may need to complete an in-house management trainee scheme.
You can find out more about careers and qualifications in supervisory management from the Chartered Management Institute.