GRADE N3 £15,507 - £16,191 PER ANNUM PRO RATA (ACTUAL £3,476 - £3,629)

Term time only
(2.00 hrs per day 11am – 1pm or 12pm – 2pm) 

Job Description Classroom Assist level 2

Person spec level 2 support assistant

Safe Recruitment Form schools

West Jesmond Application Form 

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 Executive Head teacher, Head of School 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 support assistant to work in our very successful and highly committed pupil support team.

The role is two-fold. Firstly, to work with children across the lunch time period in the lunch hall, helping to establish healthy eating routines; supporting children to develop physical dexterity and co-ordination when using a knife, fork and spoon; engaging the children in conversation about their food and healthy eating habits and finally promoting an orderly, clean and pleasant atmosphere for children to enjoy their lunch. Secondly, working with specific children to deliver targeted teaching support and intervention during the immediate pre or post lunch period.  

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: Thursday 16th November 2017

Closing date: Friday 8th December at 3pm

Please note if you have not heard from us by 19th January 2018 you can assume your application has not been successful.