Support Assistant Level 2


Benton Park Primary School, Corchester Walk, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7SS

Support Assistant Level 2

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£20,812 - £21,189 per annum, pro rata (Actual salary £13,508-£13,753 (28 hours) £14,473- £14,735 (30 hours))

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

Benton Park Primary School

Corchester Walk

Newcastle upon Tyne


Required February 2023.

Term time only, plus 5 training days.

Judged as Outstanding by Ofsted in 2015, we continue to work hard together as a staff team to improve results and ensure our pupils are well prepared for the next stage of their lives.

We are looking to recruit a Support Assistant who:

• holds a support assistant qualification at Level 2 or equivalent

• can work effectively with others as part of a team.

• can take direction from experienced colleagues, while at the same time take initiative and work independently

• has recent experience in Early Years and Key Stage 1 with SEND pupils

In return we can offer you:

• the chance to work in an inclusive school with happy, well-behaved children who enjoy learning

• opportunities for ongoing professional learning and development

• mentorship and coaching, under the direction of our highly experienced SEND & Pastoral teams

• the support of our dedicated staff team and governors

• established positive relationships with parents and the local community

Interested in applying?

A completed application form and safe recruitment form must be submitted by e-mail to no later than Friday 10th February 2023

Shortlisting: Friday 10th February 2023 based on the criteria in Part A of the person specification

Selection process: Monday 12th February 2023 based on the criteria in Part B of the person specification

Proposed start date: Monday 27th February 2023.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

10 February 2023

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