West Denton Primary School, Hillhead Road, West Denton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 1DN.

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

£21,189 - £21,575 per annum pro rata, actual 14,405 - £14,667 per annum

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

West Denton Primary School

Hillhead Road

West Denton

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE5 1DN.

30 hours per week, term time only

1 year fixed term contract initially until 31st August 2024 with a view to becoming a permanent position in September 2024.

Required for September 2023

WDPS Vision Statement

At WDPS, we believe that when children are given the opportunity to foster a love of challenge, adventure and creativity in and beyond the classroom - developing skills that will equip them for all walks of life - they will become life-long learners with resilience, passion and a thirst for knowledge.

As a result of an increased pupil roll, we are seeking to appoint several quality Support Assistant Level 2’s to work across the whole school from Foundation Stage to Key Stage 2.

WDPS is a well-established Primary School with a nursery.

The successful candidate will:

• Be highly motivated

• Be successful in building positive relationships with all members of the school community

• Have a passion for creativity

• Be caring, committed and confident

We can offer you:

• Children who are eager to learn and who are encouraged to develop their talents

• Friendly, supportive, hardworking staff and governors

• Parents who are highly supportive of the school

Application assets can be downloaded @ Vacancies | West Denton Primary School (

Completed application form and safe recruitment form should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent electronically to Mick MingStones, Head Teacher, via email to:

Closing date for applications is Monday 5 June at 9 am. Shortlisting will take place on Thursday 8 June. Short-listed candidates will be invited to attend a formal interview on Wednesday 14 June. If you have not been contacted by the end of Friday 9th June, you will not have been successful on this occasion.

The school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and to equality of opportunity. A DBS check is required for the successful applicant.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

5 June 2023

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