• Location: Newport,
  • Subject: Support
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £25,000.00 - £30,000.00
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 02 June, 2023 12:00 AM

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Teaching Assistant Level 3 - Alway Primary School

Newport City Council
Teaching Assistant Level 3 - Alway Primary School
Job information
Post No. EDSCH00012.17 - Teaching Assistant Level 3 - Alway Primary School/Ysgol Gynradd Alway

32.5hrs per week, 39 weeks per year (term-time plus Training Days)

8.30 am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday

The governing body are looking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant that shares the Alway Primary School vision. Our school motto is ‘Always feel Proud’ this relates to every area of school life – learning, teaching, behaviour, environment, and atmosphere.

Alway Primary currently holds the award for National Nurturing School, experience and/or training in Thrive, ELSA (Emotional literacy support assistants) and strong IT skills are desirable.

The successful candidate will

• have a proven track record of working successfully as a Level 3 within Foundation Phase/ Key Stage Two and be prepared to work in either.

• be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and resilient.

• nurture pupils to reach their full potential.

• will supervise whole classes during unplanned/short term absence of the class teacher.

• be committed to developing pupils as independent learners and thinkers.

• be a good communicator and team member, who is caring, flexible and approachable.

• be able to work collaboratively, contributing to the teachers planning cycle.

• be reliable and able to take responsibility.

For more information regarding the position please contact Mr. Hughes Headteacher on 01633 277905 or email

Closing date: Friday 2 June 2023

Shortlisting: Monday 5 June 2023

Interviews: Thursday 8 June 2023 and Friday 9 June 2022

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

This post requires you to be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).

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.

Rydym yn croesawu ceisiadau ar gyfer ein holl swyddi yn y Gymraeg neu'r Saesneg. Ni fydd cais a gyflwynir yn Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na chais a gyflwynir yn Saesneg.

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 – Courageous, Positive and Responsible

Ein gwerthoedd – Dewr, Cadarnhaol, Cyfrifol