Hawthorn Primary School, Park Close, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6SB.

EYFS Support Assistant Level 2

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



Part time - term time plus specified days

£18,562 - £18,933 per annum, pro rata (actual £12,602 - £12,854 per annum)

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

Ravenswood Primary School

Ravenswood Road


Newcastle upon Tyne


Required from September 2021.

Fixed term until 31 August 2022.

30 hours per week, term time only with 1 training day as directed by the school.

The Governors of Ravenswood Primary School wish to appoint a highly skilled, conscientious and motivated nursery support assistant from September 2021.

The provision will be led by 2 nursery teachers and other additional support staff and you will be required to support children aged 2-4 years as a key person in conjunction with the Class Teacher.

We are seeking a EYFS Support Assistant who

•is caring, enthusiastic and committed to their role in supporting children

• is able to work as part of a team and willing to contribute ideas and energy to the classroom

•has experience of supporting children in their learning and contributing to observational assessment

•is flexible and adaptable to the demands of the role

•is able to manage the behaviour and pastoral needs of the children

•has excellent organisation and communication skills

•is able to support the class teacher to help develop learning

Experience of working with students to improve student outcomes, knowledge of behaviour management strategies and supporting students with Special Educational Needs would be an advantage.

The 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.

An application pack can be obtained via the school website, or by email to:

Completed application and safe recruitment form to be returned to Mrs Alison West, School Business Manager.

Closing Date: Friday 28th May at 9am

In the current circumstances school visits will only be offered to candidates who are shortlisted.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

28 May 2021

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