Archibald First School, Archibald Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1EB.

Midday Supervisory Assistant

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

£18,198 per annum, pro rata (Actual salary - £3,117 per annum)

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

Archibald First School

Archibald Street


Newcastle upon Tyne


7.5 hours per week (1.5 hours per day, 11.30am to 1.00pm or 12noon to 1.30pm), term time only plus 3 training days as directed by the school.

Fixed term until 23rd July 2021 in the first instance, with a possible extension to July 2022.

To start as soon as possible after the closing date.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a reliable and self-motivated Midday Supervisory Assistant. If you can work as part of a supportive and hardworking team, then this could be the opportunity that you are looking for to gain experience in a vibrant and forward-thinking school.

The ability to work as part of the team is essential. Positive and supportive relationships with staff and children will help make this challenging post rewarding and enjoyable.

Any relevant child care qualifications or first aid training would be beneficial but not essential.


•Ensuring children are safely supervised at all times.

•Communicate effectively with children.

•Lead children in play in the playground and in classrooms during wet playtimes.

•May involve supervising and play with children who have SEND in small group or 1 to 1.

•Liaise with class teachers and Midday Supervisor to inform of any welfare issues

This 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 downloaded from the school website

Closing Date: Wednesday 24th March 2021

Please contact the school if you have queries regarding this post by telephone on 0191 2851957 or by email at

Please note application forms and further details are only available from the website and should be returned to Mrs. Rachel Carr, Archibald First School, Archibald Street, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne. NE3 1EB by post or via email to

Fixed Term

Closing date:

24 March 2021

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