Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/10/2023 23:59
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching Assistant
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Peters Catholic Primary School, Dryden Road, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 5TU
Number of posts:
Closing date:
17 Oct
Further Information

Location:       St Peters Catholic Primary School, Dryden Road, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 5TU

Grade:          Grade E, SCP 8-11 (£22,777 - £24,054 per annum, pro rata)

Hours:          Full time, 37 Hours Per Week, Fixed term until 31/08/24, Term Time Only + 1 week (39 weeks)


St Peter’s Catholic Primary School is based in Low Fell, Gateshead. We are proud to be part of the Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust, a family of secondary, middle, primary and first schools in Durham, Gateshead, Northumberland and Sunderland. Bishop Wilkinson is the largest catholic education trust in the North East of England, which will have a total of 48 schools. This is an exciting time to join our supportive, and growing team.

We are looking to appoint a Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join our team as soon as possible. 

We are seeking an individual to:

Provide support for all pupils including children with SEN. They will work in class, with small groups and individuals.

The successful candidate will: 

Have previous experience of working as a Teaching Assistant
Have experience of planning and delivering age-appropriate activities
Have a good understanding of children’s learning
Be flexible, approachable and be able to work under pressure.
Be conscientious, enthusiastic, courteous and polite.


How to Apply: 

To complete an online application form please click the 'Apply' button.


Closing date: Tuesday 17th October 2023

Shortlisting date: Wednesday 18th October 2023

Interview date: Thursday 19th October 2023


The Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.