Classroom Teaching Assistant Post x2

 Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle

in partnership with Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust

 St John Vianney Catholic Primary School

Hillhead Road, West Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE5 1DN

Tel: 0191 2672233

Headteacher: Mrs A D Thorpe



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.


Classroom Teaching Assistant Level 2 Post


Start date: 5th September 2022


Contract type: Permanent


Hours: 37 hours per week, term time only, with 3 training days


*This post attracts the Newcastle Living Wage supplement. In addition to the hourly rate, this post will receive the Newcastle Living Wage supplement to bring the hourly rate up to a minimum of £9.90 an hour.*


The Governors of St John Vianney Catholic Primary School wish to appoint a Learning Support Assistant Level 2 on a fixed-term contract to initially work in Early Years /Key Stage 1.


St John Vianney Catholic Primary School (a member of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust) is looking for a passionate, enthusiastic and inspirational Learning Support Assistant who enjoys working as part of a team.


This is an opportunity to support children mainly in Key Stage 1, either on a 1:1 basis, in small groups or in the classroom, working closely with class teachers, the SENDCo and the Head teacher to provide children with the highest possible quality of education.


The ideal candidate will be someone with experience of working in a similar role.


St John Vianney Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate shall be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks.


Closing date for applications:


Closing Date: 12noon 5th July 2022

Interview Date: 8th July 2022


Successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted individually to inform them of their interview date and time.


Application pack and further details are available from our school website: