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

Support Assistants Special Needs – Mainstream

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

£19,312 – £20,493 per annum pro rata (actual £16,340 - £17,340 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 three training days as confirmed by the school.

The post is permanent and will start on the 1st January 2022 (or as soon as possible).

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

It is essential that applicants hold Literacy and Numeracy skills, the equivalent of NVQ Level 3 or have extensive experience of working with children with SEN.

Candidates must be confident and be able to support individuals and smaller groups of children on a one to one basis with a variety of needs.

The successful candidate will be able to work across all Key Stages and be flexible as needs change throughout the year.

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 a range of other recruitment checks including the Childcare Disqualification Employee Declaration form

Further details for the above posts are available from

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

Application packs and further details may be downloaded from our website

Closing date for application forms: Thursday 4th November 2021 at 10am

Shortlisting: Week commencing 8th November 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 15th November 2021


Closing date:

4 November 2021

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