DBS226/18 -Teaching Assistant, Longbenton High School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 27/06/2018 11:59
£15,668.25 - £17,000.29 p.a.
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Longbenton High School, Longbenton
Closing date:
27 Jun
Further Information

Required for September 2018

Longbenton is a high performing, successful 11-18 school and we are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant from September 2018. These are very exciting times for us and this is a wonderful opportunity for someone to join us at a key point in our development and be part of something innovative, challenging and rewarding. The school is inclusive, comprehensive in its intake and a focal point of the local community.

We wish to appoint a teaching assistant to join our vibrant, stable and successful Support team. If appointed, you will be joining a committed and highly regarded team of professionals who are raising standards and are determined to help improve learning outcomes for all learners. This is an important appointment for our school, the main responsibilities for which are set out in the applicant’s pack which you will find on our school website, www.longbenton.org.uk.

This post is for 12 months with term time only working. The successful candidate will cover lunchtime activity too at the direction of the duty team leader. We are a very inclusive school and pride ourselves in the caring nature that is part of our ethos. This is embodied by the work of the Support team and is highly valued by staff and governors.

The Support Department at Longbenton contains a wealth of experience and expertise in a number of different areas, and would be a great place to develop your pedagogy. Longbenton offers the successful candidate a whole-hearted commitment to professional learning that places individual development at the heart of its ethos.

This post is term time only over 193 days.

Making the decision whether to apply for a new post is always challenging on a number of levels but hopefully the information pack provides you with all of the information to support you in choosing to proceed and make an application. You will be able to see more of us as a school through our website, www.longbenton.org.uk, but if there is additional information that you need in making your application please feel free to get in touch.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 27 June with interviews Wednesday 4 July.

Longbenton High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.