Support Assistant Level 2 with lunchtime cover

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 31/01/2022 12:00
Please see advert text
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
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Number of posts:
Closing date:
31 Jan
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

Support Assistant Role - Part time 26.25 hours per week (5.25 hours each day) term time only. N03 £18,562 - £18,933
Actual salary £10,971 - £11,190 per annum pro rata

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant Role – Part time 5 hours per week (1 hour each day) term time only. N02 £18,198
Actual salary £2,045 per annum pro rata

Working hours – Term time only - 8.30am - 3.15pm


Stocksfield Avenue Primary School is a popular and oversubscribed two-form entry school in the west end of Newcastle. The school benefits from excellent facilities such as music provision and extensive school grounds. The school was rated as ‘good’ in the latest Ofsted inspection, 2019. This is an exciting and varied role in a very successful and happy school in the heart of a vibrant and diverse community.

SMART Multi Academy Trust comprises 8 primary schools in the Newcastle upon Tyne area. The Board of Trustees of SMART Multi Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a TA/Support Assistant for Stocksfield Avenue Primary School to work alongside the teacher in a Key Stage 1 classroom. The role also includes providing support/care to children during the midday break.

The successful applicant will have:
• Good skills in literacy and numeracy
• An ability to use ICT systems
• Knowledge and experience of delivering the literacy and numeracy curriculum
• Experience of working with children who need additional individual / small group intervention to assist learning
• The ability to supervise children both inside and outside during the lunch break

Please download an application pack from www.northeastjobs.org.uk under Newcastle City Council

If required a hard copy application pack can be obtained from the school office or by emailing: Kelly.Oliver@smartacademies.net

Completed Application Form and Safe Recruitment Form should be emailed to: Kelly.Oliver@smartacademies.net or hand delivered to: Mrs Kelly Oliver, School Business Manager, Stocksfield Avenue Primary School, St Cuthbert’s Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2DQ marked Private and Confidential. We would not recommend postal applications at this time.

Closing date and shortlisting: Monday 31st January 2022
Interviews: Thursday 3rd February 2022

Visits are encouraged, please email kelly.oliver@smartacademies.net if you would like to arrange a visit.

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

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. Please also note that if you do not hear from us within a few days of the closing date then your application has been unsuccessful.

This post attracts the Newcastle Living Wage supplement. In addition to the hourly rate, this post will receive the Newcastle Living Wage supplement to bring the hourly rate up to a minimum of £9.90 an hour.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.