Teaching Assistant Level 2

Thank you for your interest in Newburgh Primary School and the position of Teaching Assistant Level 2. This is a fixed term contract for the academic year September 2024 - July 2025, due to predicted financial pressures in future years. 

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant to support a classes across the school. We are looking for someone who is; positive, patient, kind, who has a good sense of humour and would like to be part of a friendly team!

Ability and flexibility to support all pupils in the classroom environment, but also small groups or focused 1:1, for accelerated progress. Children who have mild–severe learning difficulties, emotional and behavioural difficulties. An ideal candidate will have the following experience and areas of expertise:

  • Experience in working in a Primary School environment
  • A genuine interest and enthusiasm for supporting children with SEN
  • A genuine interest and enthusiasm in making a positive difference
  • A commitment to integration and whole class learning

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for more details

Working hours are 8.45am to 3.15pm: 30 hours per week, grade F, point 7-10, 39 weeks per year. Starting salary approximately £16,867 to £18,037 per annum. This role includes supporting children at lunchtime so a lunch break will be allocated either side of the pupil lunch hour.  

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 14th June

Interviews: Wednesday 26th June

See see the attached documents for further details.