DBS0231/24 - Teaching Assistant - Benton Dene School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/03/2024 12:00
£20,124.33 - £20,826.72 pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching Assistant
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Benton Dene School (Special), Hailsham Avenue, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 8FD
Number of posts:
Closing date:
15 Mar
Further Information
Are you a confident and inspiring Teaching and Learning Assistant who is passionate about making a difference?
We are a vibrant, specialist provision looking for excellent practitioners with a real interest in SEND.
Benton Dene School shares an integrated primary campus with Benton Dene Primary School. We provide outstanding educational opportunities for our pupils who experience complex MLD or Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Due to an increase in pupil numbers, the Governors of this happy and inclusive school wish to appoint a creative, hard-working, enthusiastic and highly motivated ‘teaching and learning assistant’, who will support our team to deliver an outstanding education.
Hours are: Monday to Friday 10.00am-2.00pm
This post is temporary for the remainder of the academic year.  The closing date for these posts is Friday 15th March and interviews will be held week beginning Monday 18th March.
Benton Dene School is committed to safeguarding its pupils and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), have two fully supportive references from current employers/placements and will need to carry out the schools safeguarding code of conduct.
As part of our Safer Recruitment practice and in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, we will undertake an online search for all candidates who are shortlisted to attend an interview. Shortlisted candidates will be provided with additional information prior to interview.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Alison McAllister: Headteacher
Please note
This job is closed for applications.