Teaching and Learning Support Assistant Level 3 (SEND)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Please See Advert Text
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
06/12/2021 12:00
£19,312 - £20,493 per annum pro rata (Actual £ £13,588 to £14,419 per annum)
Hours per week:
31.25 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Stocksfield Avenue Primary School, St Cuthbert’s Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE5 2DQ
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
6 Dec
Further Information

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Stocksfield Avenue Primary School
St Cuthbert’s Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

31.25 hours per week term time only from 4th January 2021

Temporary but initially fixed term until July 2022

The Governors of Stocksfield Avenue Primary School are seeking to recruit two versatile and nurturing Support Assistants to work with specific pupils with SEND in our Reception and Year 1 classes for 5 days per week. The ideal candidate will have experience of supporting pupils with SENDS and be committed to provide high quality learning and developing independence in pupils.

We wish to appoint a motivated and passionate Learning Support Assistant who will make a significant contribution to our school. Candidates must demonstrate good teamwork skills, be committed to raising standards and be able to contribute to the future success of the school and Academy Trust. SMART Multi Academy Trust comprises of eight primary schools in Newcastle. The employer will be the Trust.

The successful candidate will join a dedicated and talented team who are passionate about raising standards whilst providing memorable experiences through the curriculum and play to prepare our children for life. A good understanding of early language acquisition and the ability to develop early language skills is essential.

Informal discussions are most welcome - to arrange a telephone conversation please contact Kelly Oliver (SBM) by email at admin.saps@smartacademies.net

Please download an application pack from www.northeastjobs.org.uk under Newcastle City Council or from the Trust website www.smartacademies.net/vacancies/. If required, a hard copy application pack can be obtained by emailing: recruitment.saps@smartacademies.net or from the school office.

Please submit a Covering letter, completed Application Form (Part A, B, and C), and Safe Recruitment Form to: recruitment.saps@smartacademies.net or hand deliver to: Kelly Oliver, School Business Manager, Stocksfield Primary School, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE5 2DQ marked Private and Confidential. We would not recommend postal applications at this time.

Closing Date: 06/12/2021 Interviews: 09/12/2021

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

SMART Multi Academy Trust is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicants will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and satisfy a range of pre-employment checks.