• Location: Newport,
  • Subject:
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £20,000.00 - £25,000.00
  • Language: English

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Teaching Assistant Level 2 Glasllwch Primary School

Teaching Assistant Level 2 Glasllwch Primary School

Newport City Council
Teaching Assistant Level 2 Glasllwch Primary School
Job information
Post No. POSN002063 - Teaching Assistant Level 2 Glasllwch Primary School

Glasllwch Primary School provides education for pupils between 3 and 11. It is located in an economically advantaged, residential area of Newport and is within the John Frost cluster of primary schools. There are currently 210 pupils on roll plus 15 full time equivalent pupils in the nursery which opened in September 2015.

Our motto, ‘Today’s learning for Tomorrow’s Stars’ is underpinned by ‘Belief, Opportunity and High Expectations’. They unite us and help us to strive to be a centre of excellence.

Our last Inspection Report (November 2019) identified Glasllwch’s current performance as ‘Excellent’ in all 5 Inspection Areas. We continue to sustain high academic standards whilst developing a creative, learner-centered, skills-focused curriculum that is driven by the four purposes and inclusive of all learners.

The Governing Body and Head Teacher of Glasllwch Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking, caring and reliable Teaching Assistant to start on Monday 3rd June 2024.

This will initially be a fixed term, temporary contract up until the end of March 2025

The position is for 37 hours a week, 8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am – 4pm Friday.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:

• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• The ability to work as part of a team
• A commitment to working with learners
• Experience of working with Early Years
• High standards in basic skills
• A love of learning
• An open to learning mindset
• The ability to use your own initiative and to be flexible

The successful candidate will:

• Work under the guidance of teaching staff and or/members of the school leadership team
• Support individuals and groups of pupils to enable access to learning
• Assist the teacher with the management of pupils in the classroom and beyond
• Assist the teacher with admin and developing / maintaining a creative learning environment

Closing Date: 19th May 2024

Shortlisting: 21st May 2024

Interviews: 23rd May 2024

Starting Date: 3rd June 2024


To view the Job Description and Job Requirement Form please click here.

We welcome applications for all our jobs in either Welsh or English. An application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

Newport City Council is committed to working towards its workforce being more representative of the population that we serve and particularly welcomes applications from people from the minority ethnic communities represented (or living) in the city. Selection will be made on ability and skills to undertake the role.

Our values – Fairness for all, Making a difference, Being responsible, Working together
Ein gwerthoedd – Tegwch ar gyfer pawb, Gwneud Gwahaniaeth, Bod yn gufrifol, Gweithio gydan gilydd