Teaching Assistants L2 & Lunchtime Supervisory Assistants

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Closed for applications on 04/12/2020 12:00
£15,272.76 (pro rata of £18,795) / £3,928 pro rata of £17,364)
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4 Dec
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Part of the Eden Academy Trust family of schools, Hexham Priory is a school for pupils with severe and complex learning difficulties aged 2 to 19 years. We are seeking to appoint Level Two Teaching Assistants and Lunchtime Supervisory Assistants. Posts available are both permanent and fixed term and are available to start as soon as possible.

Teaching Assistants:

Previous experience of working with children and/or working with children or young people with learning difficulties is desirable. The successful applicant must be able to work as part of a team as well as being able to use initiative when appropriate. The successful candidates will be expected to work with pupils of all ages and to undertake all activities as required during their time at the school.

The successful candidates will work under the guidance of teaching and senior staff to support access to learning for pupils and provide general support to the class in the management of pupils. Work may be carried out in the classroom or outside the normal teaching area, which may include swimming, riding for the disabled etc. The candidate must have GCSE Grades 5-9 in English and Maths (or equivalent) and good IT skills.

These posts are for 35 hours per week working term time plus five days over the year. (Contracts will be variable hours 21-35 hours per week).

Lunchtime Supervisors:

The successful candidates will work under the guidance of senior staff and classroom staff to support our pupils during the lunchtime period including intimate care duties. These posts are for 10 hours per week (two hours each weekday), term time only.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check is required for this post.

Further information about the school can be found on our website:


An application pack, with an application form, including Criminal records declaration, letter to candidates, job descriptions and safeguarding information is available to download - please see Supporting Documents.

Application forms should also include the email addresses of your referees.

Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by e-mail, no later than
midday on Friday 4 December 2020

Interviews are expected to take place week beginning Friday 11 December 2020 and Monday 14 December 2020

Closing Date: 4 December 2020 Midday
Interviews: 11 December 2020 and 14 December 2020

School Name: Hexham Priory School
Full address: Corbridge Road, Hexham
Postcode: NE46 1UY
Tel.: 01434 605021
e-mail: schooladmin@hexhampriory.co.uk
Website address: www.hexhamprioryschool.co.uk

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This job is closed for applications.