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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
South Gosforth First School, Alnmouth Drive, South Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1YF.
Teaching Assistant, Level 2
N3: £18,065 - £18,426 per annum, pro rata. (Actual: £12,149 - £12,391 per annum).
This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.
South Gosforth First School
Newcastle upon Tyne
30 hours per week, term time only
Fixed term for 1 year initially, from 1 September 2019 until 31 August 2020.
South Gosforth is a well-established, school with an excellent reputation within the Gosforth Schools Trust.
The governors wish to appoint a hardworking and inspirational teaching assistant who has a passion for children’s learning.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate their commitment to working as part of a successful team. They will need to have high aspirations for themselves and the children and be able to show commitment and initiative in this role.
We are looking for a skilled and effective teaching assistant with enthusiasm and energy who:
• Is an excellent practitioner.
• Is flexible and committed to working as a team.
• Possesses excellent communication skills.
• Is well organised and highly motivated.
We could offer you:
• Children who love to learn.
• A supportive and forward thinking staff team, including our governors.
• An actively involved parent body who really care about the school.
• A commitment to staff development.
This school 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 a range of other recruitment 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.
Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Elizabeth Dixon on 0191 285 3453.
An application form with supporting job description and person specification can be downloaded from the school website: www.southgosforth.school.org.uk
Please return hard copies to school. We do not accept emailed applications.
Closing Date: Thursday 23 May 2019 at 12 noon
Shortlisting: Tuesday 28 May 2019
Interviews: Tuesday 11 June 2019.
23 May 2019