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Walkergate Community School, Sutton Street, Walkergate Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 4SD.

Support Assistants, 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



Full time - term time plus specified days

N3: £18,065 - £18,426 per annum, pro rata. Actual salary: £13,506 - £13,776 per annum.

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

Walkergate Community School

Sutton Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE6 4SD.

32.5 hours per week

2 terms, fixed term contract until 31 August 2019

Term time only, plus 5 training days, as directed by the school.

Walkergate Community School is part of Newcastle East mixed multi Academy Trust. We have teaching school status and we are the lead school for Newcastle Research School.

Our school motto is together we make a difference. At Walkergate Community School we are lucky enough to have a passionate workforce who all care for and respect the fantastic children of our school. We are dedicated to school improvement and we all aim to provide a happy, safe and fun school environment for the children and our staff too.

The Governors of Walkergate Community School wish to appoint two Level 2 Learning Support Assistants to work initially on our main school site in Sutton Street.

For all positions, if required by the needs of the school you must be prepared to train and act as a First Aider within the school. There is also the opportunity of supporting our extensive out of hour’s timetable. Preference will be given to applicants who are willing to work overtime as and when needed to run an after school club outside of their normal working hours.

Applications are invited from candidates with the relevant qualifications and experience. Selection will be by interview and short observation.

Application forms are only available via the school website at under the jobs heading.

Please return a hard copy of your application to our Primary school site at Walkergate Community School, at the above address.

Closing date for all jobs is 12 noon, Monday 6 January 2020

Interviews and observations will take place on Friday 17 January 2020

If you have not been contacted by end of day on 10th January, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

All appointments are subject to references, successful DBS checks and proof of qualifications.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

6 January 2020

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