Support Assistant, Level 4 with Lunchtime Cover

Job Summary
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Closed for applications on 21/01/2021 12:00
N5: £22,627 - £24, 491 per annum, pro rata. Actual salary: £15,284 - £16,543 pa.
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Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Stocksfield Avenue Primary School, St Cuthbert’s Road, Fenham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2DQ.
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Closing date:
21 Jan
Further Information

This school has Academy status and is part of the SMART Multi Academy Trust; the employer will be the Multi Academy Trust.

SMART Multi Academy Trust
Stocksfield Avenue Primary School
St Cuthbert’s Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE5 2DQ.


Support Assistant, Level 4 role:
Part time, 30 hours per week (6 hours each day)
Term time only - N5: £22,627 - £24,491 per annum, pro rata
(Actual salary: £15,284 - £16,543 per annum)

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant, Level 1 role:
Part time, 5 hours per week (1 hour each day)
Term time only - N2: £18,198 per annum, pro rata
(Actual salary: £2,045 per annum)
*This post attracts the Newcastle Living Wage supplement. In addition to the hourly rate, this post will receive the Newcastle Living Wage supplement to bring the hourly rate up to a minimum of £9.50 an hour.

Required 22 February 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.

SMART Multi Academy Trust comprises 8 primary schools in the Newcastle upon Tyne area. The Board of Trustees of SMART Multi Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a Support Assistant for Stocksfield Avenue Primary School to provide class cover supervision and to work with small groups of children under the direction of the class teacher.

The role also includes providing support/care to children during the midday break. At Stocksfield Avenue Primary School we believe that learning should be a rewarding, enjoyable and inspiring experience for everyone. To achieve this we constantly strive to deliver teaching that is based on a broad balanced curriculum that is also creative.

We do this in an environment where children are valued, successes celebrated and all are empowered to take responsibility and aspire to be the very best they can be.

The successful applicant will have:
• Good skills in literacy and numeracy
• Confidence to plan for, work with and assess the progress of children – under the direction of the class teacher
• An ability to use ICT systems
• Knowledge and experience of delivering the literacy and numeracy curriculum
• Experience of working with children who need additional individual / small group intervention to assist learning
• The ability to supervise children both inside and outside during the lunch break.

Please download an application pack from www.northeastjobs.org.uk/job/Support_Assistant_L4_Lunchtime_Cover/203289

If required a hard copy application pack, this can be obtained from the school office or by emailing: caroline.hopkinson@smartacademies.net

Completed Application Form and Safe Recruitment Form should be emailed to: caroline.hopkinson@smartacademies.net or hand delivered to: Mrs Caroline Hopkinson, School Business Manager, Stocksfield Avenue Primary School, St Cuthbert’s Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2DQ marked Private and Confidential.
We would not recommend postal applications at this time.

Closing date: Thursday 21 January at 12 noon
Interviews: Thursday 28 January.

SMART Multi Academy Trust is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and satisfy a range of pre-employment checks.

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise. Please also note that if you do not hear from us within a few days of the closing date then your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.