Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 11/12/2023 23:59
Hours per week:
35 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Village Lane, Washington, NE38 7HU
Number of posts:
Closing date:
11 Dec
Further Information
Location:       St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Washington
Grade:          Grade E, SCP 8-11 (£24,702 - £25,979 per annum) pro rata
Hours:          35 hours per week, Permanent, Term Time Only (38 weeks per annum)
St Josephs Catholic Primary School is 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 and will have a family of 48 schools, with 1,900 staff. This is an exciting time to join our supportive and growing team.
St Josephs Catholic Primary School, Washington have an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant (Level 3) to join our team. At St Joseph’s we truly value the importance of the work carried out by our Teaching Assistants.
We are keen to appoint a helpful and independent Teaching Assistant, who will enjoy working with our lovely children. The role is currently needed within Key Stage Two, however we anticipate the successful candidate will also appreciate the need for flexibility on occasions.
The successful applicant will benefit from:
  • Working within a supportive and professional team
  • Be nurtured by our Trust Education Team
  • Term Time Only working
  • A suite of continuous professional development opportunities
  • A range of Trust employee benefits 

You will:
  • Have experience of planning and delivering age-appropriate activities/ interventions
  • Be able to follow instructions given by the class teacher
  • Be approachable and kind to our children
  • Enjoy being part of a team, who do our very best for our children
  • Be a team player and able to work collaboratively with all school staff
  • Have experience of supporting children with SEN
How to Apply: 

To complete an online application form please click the 'Apply Now' button.
Closing date: Monday, 11th December 2023     
Interview date: TBC
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.