North Fawdon Primary School, Brotherlee Road, Fawdon, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2SL

Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (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

£18,887 - £19,264 starting at SCP 3. Actual salary: £13,910 - £14,188 pa

This school has Academy status and is part of the Smart Multi Academy Trust; the employer will be the Multi Academy Trust.

North Fawdon Primary School

Brotherlee Road


Newcastle upon Tyne


*This post attracts a Living Wage supplement. In addition to the hourly rate, this post will receive the Living Wage supplement to bring the hourly rate up to a minimum of £9.90 an hour.*

Dates: 1 October 2022, or asap thereafter

Contract type: 32.5 hours per week, term time only. Spread over 5 days per week

Qualifications: Level 2 in relevant qualification

Paediatric First Aid is an advantage

North Fawdon Primary is a 3-11 Primary school with approximately 190 pupils on roll. We are a hard-working, caring and welcoming school, rated Good by Ofsted. We are part of the SMART Multi Academy Trust and the Academy would be your employers.

We are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to join our close-knit team in Key Stage 1 from October 2022. The successful candidate will:

• Have evidence of previous success in supporting children in Key Stage 1 and EYFS

• Be enthusiastic about providing exciting, memorable and effective learning for our children

• Be hardworking and committed to providing the highest quality support for teaching and learning

• Have excellent literacy and numeracy skills

• Have confidence to work with and assess the progress of children under the direction of the class teacher

• Caring, considerate and inclusive and someone who understands our core values of ‘Be Brave, Dream Big and Inspire Others’.

Informal discussions and school visits are most welcome. Please contact the school office on 0191 285 1350 to arrange this.

To apply, please submit a covering letter, a completed Application Form (Part A, B and C) and Safer Recruitment Form to Nikki Lumley, SBM at: by the closing date.

Key Dates

Closing date: Noon, Friday 23 September 2022

Shortlist: Friday 23 September 2022

Interviews: Wednesday 28 September 2022

SMART Multi Academy Trust 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 if one is not already in place, and satisfy a range of pre-employment checks. Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up prior to interview.

SMART Multi Academy Trust is an exempt charity and company limited by guarantee registered in England with company number 10257723. The company's registered office is Wyndham Primary School, Montagu Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 4SB.


Closing date:

23 September 2022

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