DBS386/19 Teaching Assistant - Stephenson Memorial Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/01/2020 12:00
£15,934.89 - £16,614.86 pa pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Stephenson Memorial Primary School, Martin Road, Howdon, Wallsend. NE28 0AG
Closing date:
15 Jan
Further Information

We are looking for a dedicated and innovative Teaching Assistant with recent experience in the EYFS. The post is to work 1:1 with children aged from 2 to 4 years in our Early Years Centre, providing LEAPS support. Although the temporary post is initially until 31/8/2020, it is very likely that the post will be extended into the Autumn term 2020. The post is 30 hours per week, term time only over 195 days.


The successful candidate will be responsible for providing dedicated 1:1 support initially focusing on Speech and Language, although there may be other development / behaviour issues identified.

They will build good relationships with parents

They will work collaboratively with an extremely motivated and forward thinking foundation stage team, with a passion for outdoor learning.

Experience and skills required
A deep understanding of how young children develop and learn

Knowledge of the early years curriculum

Training in Speech & Language Therapy would be desirable.

Experience of observing and assessing using development matters and able to identify next steps in learning.

Confident in use of new technologies and a proactive approach towards learning new skills.

Stephenson Memorial Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

Application Forms / further details:

Job Packs are available from school by emailing a request to: info@smemorial.co.uk

If you require a Job Pack by post please send a SAE to : Stephenson Memorial Primary School, Martin Road, Howdon, Wallsend. NE28 0AG

Please return all completed applications by POST - see address above.

Closing date for applications is noon, 15th January 2020
Interviews will be held 20th January 2020.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.