Learning Support Assistant Level 2

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
01/03/2021 15:00
£18,562-£18,933 – per annum pro rata (Actual £8,364- £8,531 per annum)
Hours per week:
19.5 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Benton Park Primary School, Corchester Walk, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7SS
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
1 Mar
Further Information

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Benton Park Primary School
Corchester Walk
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE7 7SS.

19.5 hours per week, term time only plus 5 training days as directed by the school.
Fixed term until April 2022 with a view to be made permanent.

Start Date: 1st April 2021 or as soon as thereafter.

Judged as Outstanding by Ofsted in 2015, we continue to work hard together as a staff team to improve results and ensure our pupils are well prepared for the next stage of their lives.

We are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant who:
•holds a teaching assistant qualification at Level 2 or equivelant
•can work effectively with others, in both our pastoral and SEND teams
•can take direction from experienced colleagues, while at the same time taking initiative and working independently
•has recent experience in a primary aged classroom with SEND pupils
•has experience of or interest in working with autistic children, pupils with social, emotional and mental health needs and specific learning difficulties
•has experience of delivering relevant interventions/support (see job specification)

In return we can offer you:
•the chance to work in an inclusive school with happy, well behaved children who enjoy learning
•opportunities for ongoing professional learning and development
•mentorship and coaching, under the direction of our highly experienced SEND and pastoral teams
•the support of our dedicated staff team and governors
•established positive relationships with parents and the local community

Please contact the school office on 0191 266 5122 if you would like further information.

Closing Date: Monday 1st March at 3pm (please download the application form
and safer recruitment forms to apply for this post). Please email applications for the attention of Dominic Martin Headteacher to office@bentonparkprimary.co.uk.

If shortlisted, a selection day and interviews will be held on Thursday 11th March