Teaching Assistant Level 3 + SSA - St Mary's RC Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
18/06/2021 12:00
Part Time Fixed term to 31.08.2022 Grade E + SSA SCP 8-11 £20,493 - £21,748 +SSA £1,324 pro rata to term time only and hours worked (dependent on length of service £14,211 - £15,558 and SSA £918.14 - £947.22)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Mary's RC Primary School
Number of posts:
Closing date:
18 Jun
Further Information

The Governors of this supportive, successful and aspirational school are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed individual who will make a significant contribution as a member of our talented and hard-working support staff to nurture, inspire and motivate children to achieve their personal best as outlined in our Mission Statement:

“St Mary’s aims to develop the talents of each pupil as a unique individual whose full potential can be developed in a community which has Christ at its centre.”

We are looking for:
A successful teaching assistant who is able to bring their own skills to support the excellent work developed in our school;
A caring and understanding person who enjoys working with all children and is committed to supporting high standards for learning and behaviour;
Someone who has a desire to be involved in all aspects of school life and can contribute positively to a dynamic and hardworking team;
An individual who is passionate about working with all children irrespective of their individual needs.

The successful applicant will need to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Application packs are available from the School Business Manager, Mrs Theresa Noble, St Mary’s R C Primary School, Duckpool Lane, Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 4HB or via email: theresanoble@gateshead.gov.uk

Completed application forms should be returned to the school. We warmly welcome and encourage all applicants to visit our school or make an appointment to speak with the Headteacher, Mr Joseph Wheatley, in advance of applying for the post. All visits are subject to Covid-19 regulations in place at this time.

Closing Date for Applications: 12pm on Friday 18th June 2021
Interviews will take place week beginning 28th June 2021 subject to Covid-19 regulations in place at this time.