GRADE N3 £15,807 - £16,491 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

(ACTUAL £11,516 - £12,014)

5 Days per week 32.5 hrs (term time only)

Job Description Classroom Assist level 2

Person spec level 2 support assistant

Safe Recruitment Form

Application-form  (Word Doc)

Job advert Support Assistant


Required from 9th October or a mutually agreeable start date

West Jesmond is a large, very successful and happy school now occupying a wonderful new building, in the heart of a vibrant and diverse community. The leadership team and governing body are looking to appoint the very best staff to join our team who will make a real positive contribution to the education of our fantastic children.

The school is seeking to appoint a classroom assistant to work in our very successful and highly committed classroom support team.

Though the role is very flexible and responsive to individual and school needs, experience of working with children in Foundation stage and KS1 is very desirable, particularly confidence with phonics. It is primarily to work with individual children and general classroom support.  This involves supporting children in their learning and supporting teaching staff in practical and administrative ways.

The school is 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 CRB and be successful against a range of other recruitment checks.

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from our school website Please note that applicants must access the forms via the school website as they will not be available in hard copy from the school office.

Completed printed application and safe recruitment forms must be returned to:

Mr Dominic Martin

Head of School

West Jesmond Primary School

Tankerville Terrace

Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3AJ


Advert entry: 14th September 2017

Closing date: 28th September 2017 at 4pm

Interviews: 6th October 2017

Please note if you have not heard from us by 13th October 2017 you can assume your application has not been successful.