Learning Support Assistants

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 26/11/2023 23:59
£22,210.11 (note: this is the actual salary, this is not subject to a pro-rata calculation).
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching Assistant
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Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Closing date:
26 Nov
Further Information
Talbot House Children's Charity are a registered charity with a School and Residential Children's Home on the same site. Set in 8 acres of beautifully maintaining gardens and land, you would be forgiven if you thought we are based in the heart of the countryside, however, we are based in Walbottle, Newcastle upon Tyne, offering an easy commute for all.

The Charity are looking to recruit additional Learning Support Assistants (Teaching Assistants), to work within our School (KS1 & KS2) to help support our ever growing pupil numbers within our Blue Zone.

The suitable applicants must have experience of working with SEN pupils with complex needs, including SEMH, ASD, ADHD, trauma and attachment, some of pupils may have multiple complex needs.

We are a small non-maintained school with pupils ranging from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 4. Class sizes are rarely bigger than 6 pupils.

If you believe you have what it takes to become part of our fantastic team please apply.

Starting date is as soon as possible, pending notice period.

Hours of work are: Monday to Thursday: 8:00am to 4:00pm and Friday: 8:00am to 3:00pm.

Alternatively, we could offer the following hours of work: Monday to Thursday: 8:30am to 4:30pm and Friday: 8:30am to 3:30pm.

Salary: £22,210.11 (note: this is the actual salary, this is not subject to a pro-rata calculation).

Please do not delay your application as you might miss out on a great opportunity and a very rewarding job.

Working at the Charity you will:

• receive death in service benefit, equal to 4 x basic salary, plus many other benefits such as employer assist program (EAP), GP and physio access and more.

• be offered access to an independent financial advisor.

• have the option of joining the Charity's competitive pension scheme, matching contributions up to 6.75%.

• attend staff events.

• work with a passionate team.

• work in a bright and modern environment, with ample parking and grounds.

• be provided with meals while at work.

• be added to the DBS update service, paid for by the Charity.

• be offered opportunities to undertake training and gain qualifications relevant to the role.

Close Date: midnight, Sunday, 26 November 2023

Shortlisting Date: w/c Monday, 27 November 2023

Interview Date: w/c Monday, 27 November 2023

To apply, please complete the application form attached, remember to read our 'tips for applicants' and use the personal specification to help you compete the application form successfully. Those who read our tips for applicants document are far more likely to complete the application the high standards we require, and are therefore more likely to be invited for interview.

If you have any queries regarding this position or the application process, please contact HR on: 0191 229 0111 or email: hr@talbothousecc.org.uk
Please note
This job is closed for applications.