Junior School Teaching Assistant, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Newcastle School for BoysNewcastle upon Tyne

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: circa. £6,591 (FTE £16,479)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Newcastle School for Boys is the only independent school in the north east of England providing continuity of education for boys only from 3 to 18.  We are passionate about boys’ learning and the development of boys and young men of excellent character.

Boys are challenged and supported by committed and dedicated teachers who care about each individual boy, their learning and character development.  We offer an education that is tailored to boys’ learning needs. In addition, a wide range of co-curricular and other opportunities allow the boys to develop their character. This is underpinned by a strong school ethos.

We are seeking to appoint a part-time (0.4 FTE) Junior School teaching assistant from September 2019.  

The candidate should be capable of supporting boys in our Nursery class and must therefore hold a full and relevant level 3 qualification in order to meet the needs of all boys and to ensure appropriate supervision ratios.

Applicants should complete and return our application form, together with a concise supporting letter detailing how their experience and knowledge would ensure the success of this role. 

Applications may be e-mailed to the Headmaster’s personal assistant, Mrs Sharon Greener, at sgreener@newcastleschool.co.uk or posted to Miss Tiffany White, Head of Junior School, 30 West Avenue, Gosforth, NE3 4ES. 

The closing date for applications is 4pm on Monday 18th March with interviews likely to take place during the week commencing Monday 25th March. 

Newcastle School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and this position is therefore subject to satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and other pre-employment checks. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with previous and current employers and the DBS. 

For further information, please contact:

Mrs Sharon Greener, The Grove, Gosforth, NE3 1NH

Telephone: 0191 255 9300

E-mail: sgreener@newcastleschool.co.uk

A full job description and application form are also available on the school website.


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More about Newcastle School for Boys
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 7 - 11 years
Address: Junior Campus, 30 West Avenue, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 4ES, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 255 9300
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