Support Assistant, Level 2

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 24/02/2020 12:00
N3: £18,065 - £18,426 per annum, pro rata. Actual salary: £15,220 - £15,524 per annum.
Hours per week:
37 hours per week.
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Vincent's RC Primary School, Monkchester Road, Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 2TX.
Post Number:
Closing date:
24 Feb
Further Information

St. Vincent's RC Primary School
Monkchester Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel: 0192 265 5049
Email: admin@stvincents.newcastle.sch.uk

37 hours per week
Term time only, 38 weeks worked
Plus 3 additional days worked during school closure as directed by the school
Fixed term for 1 year with a view to being made permanent, following a staffing review.

The Governors of St Vincent’s RC Primary School wish to appoint a motivated and reliable Level 2 Teaching Assistant for our friendly, successful and hardworking school. Duties will include; 1:1 pupil support, small group work and assisting with classroom administration and organisation.

The successful applicant should:
• Be sympathetic to the school’s Catholic/Christian ethos.
• Have a sound knowledge and understanding of Primary curriculum expectations in helping children with their learning.
• Hold a recognised Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification and be able to meet at least all the essential criteria in the job specification.
• Be an excellent team player who is totally committed to enabling every pupil to be the best they can be.
• Be able to demonstrate excellent, appropriate relationships with all children.
• Have a high degree of emotional intelligence and sensitivity when dealing with children.
• Be able to demonstrate an ability to work effectively with other agencies.

In return we can offer: an enthusiastic, welcoming and supportive team of staff and governors, plus opportunities for high quality continuing professional development.

St. Vincent’s RC Primary School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

An application pack is available to download from the school’s website:

Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by post at the above address or by e-mail: admin@stvincents.newcastle.sch.uk, no later than midday on Monday 24 February 2020.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.