Teaching Assistant Level 3 + SSA - Crookhill Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 29/11/2023 23:59
£10,897 - £11,669 plus SSA £641 - £653
Hours per week:
18hrs 45mins per week (mornings)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Crookhill Primary School
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
29 Nov
Further Information

Required for January 2024
Teaching Assistant Level 3 + SSA term time only
Part Time - 18 hours and 45 minutes per week (mornings)
Temporary - linked to EHCP funding
The Headteacher and Governors of Crookhill Primary School wish to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and creative Teaching Assistant to support pupils with SEN in Key Stage 2.  We are looking for a flexible and dedicated professional who will work alongside the class teacher to provide a high standard of support to pupils.  The position is primarily linked to supporting a pupil with an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) but may also involve working with pupils in small groups.  You will need to plan, deliver and monitor work to meet the needs of their EHCP or IEPs, as well as adapting materials to support the pupil’s learning and development.
We are looking for someone with:
• Experience of working with children, preferably in a classroom setting 
• Good basic skills in Mathematics and English – GCSE or equivalent 
• An understanding of the National Curriculum for KS1 and KS2
• Patience and empathy
• Understanding of children’s individual learning abilities
• Good communication skills
We can offer:
- A welcoming, nurturing environment 
- A happy, caring school
- Children who are friendly, well-behaved and eager to learn
- A dedicated and motivated staff team
- Supportive parents and governor
All staff at our school are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people. If successful, you will have to apply for Enhanced Disclosure.
Salary amounts quoted are from 1st September to 31st August; if you commence employment part way through the academic year they will be subject to an equated salary adjustment.
Please supply an email address for each of your referees, all references will be taken up and verified prior to interview.
Application forms available online only from Gateshead Council Website at www.gateshead.gov.uk.
Closing Date: 29 November 2023
Shortlisting: 30 November 2023
Interviews: 4th and 5th December 2023
Please note
This job is closed for applications.