Moorside Primary School, Beaconsfield Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5AW.

Support Assistant Higher Level

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



Full time - term time plus specified days

£25,991 - £28,672 per annum pro rata (actual £22,222 – £24,515 per annum)

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

Moorside Primary School

Beaconsfield Street

Newcastle upon Tyne


37 hours per week, term time only plus 5 training days as directed by the school.

Permanent position from 1st September 2021.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and highly motivated with excellent skills and committed to working as part of a supportive team to continue to raise standards and levels of achievement.

As an experienced HLTA you will be able to provide and deliver learning activities for whole classes of pupils under the professional supervision of a qualified teacher (including PPA cover).

You will have the ability to assess, record and report on development, progress and attainment.

You will contribute to pupils’ learning activities in accordance with professional judgements made by the Head Teacher, Senior Leadership Team and the appropriate teaching staff.

You will be able to lead and inspire pupils.

You will be innovative, reliable and flexible with a positive outlook.

You will hold English and Mathematics qualifications to at least the equivalent of NVQ Level 3.

We are an equal opportunities employer 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 will be required to complete a range of further checks.

Further details for the above post are available from

Mrs C Chapman, School Business and Finance Manager, Moorside Primary School via email

Application packs may be downloaded from our website

All completed forms should be sent to Moorside Primary School at the address above or via email to

Closing date: Friday 14th May 2021 at 10am

Shortlisting: Week commencing 17th May 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 23rd May 2021


Closing date:

14 May 2021

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