Support Assistant Level 3
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
£19,312 - £20,493 per annum pro rata (Actual £13,040 - £13,838 per annum)
Hours per week:
29.6 hours per week
Schools - Support
St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Heaton Road, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5HN
This is a Voluntary Aided School; the employer will be the Governing body of the School.
St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School
Newcastle upon Tyne
29.6 hours per week over 4 days, term time only plus two additional days as confirmed by the school.
This is a fixed term contract for one year initially
The Governors and Head Teacher at St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a creative and enthusiastic support assistant with a proven outstanding classroom practice and high expectations.
Duties will include 1:1 pupil support, small group work and assisting with classroom administration and organisation. If you have the ability to inspire and challenge our children to achieve their full potential, we would welcome your application.
The successful applicant should:
•Have a sound knowledge and understanding of Primary Curriculum expectations in helping children with their learning;
•Hold a recognised Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification and be able to meet the essential criteria in the job application;
•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;
•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 –opportunities for high quality continuing professional development.
St Teresa’s is committed to safe recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.
An application pack is available from the school office and can be requested by emailing email@example.com
Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by hand, post or email to
Mrs Sara Harwood.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th June
Closing date: Friday 25th June with shortlisting taking place on Monday 28th June.
CVs alone will not be accepted as applications
THIS IS A CATEGORY “E” POST. Please note 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.