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Graduate Teaching Support Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Newtons Primary
Grade 3, point 5-9
Newtons Primary School
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Term Time
35 hours.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
24/06/2022 at 09:00
Vacancy Description

Newtons Primary School

Lowen Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 8QR

Telephone: 01708 558613

Fax: 01708 554650

Executive Head Teacher: Mrs H McClenaghan 

Headteacher: Mrs U Connolly

Email: office@newtons.havering.sch.uk        

Website: www.newtons.havering.sch.uk


Graduate Teaching Support Assistant 

Hours: 35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (8.00am to 3.30pm) with half hour unpaid lunch break

Grade: Grade 3 point 5 - 9

Pro Rata Salary: £18,815 p.a. - £20,205 p.a. (FTE £22,575 p.a. - £24,243 p.a.)

Contract:  Permanent

Required:  September 2022

Newtons Primary School, based in the borough of Havering, is looking to take on three Graduates to work as Graduate teaching assistants from September 2022. This would be a great opportunity for a Graduate who is eager to gain paid primary school experience ahead of potentially commencing teacher training.

Our school actively encourages our support staff to train to be teachers and are keen to hear from aspiring teachers who are one day interested in becoming qualified teachers.

As a Graduate Teaching Support Assistant you will form part of a team of practitioners responsible for supporting the education and care of the children in the school. Your role will include advancing student learning; implement work programmes for individuals/groups and supervise physical/general care of students, including those with SEN; enable access to learning for students and assist the teacher in the management of students and the classroom.

We are looking for a person who:

  • someone to provide excellent provision for our children and play an integral role in the development of our friendly and nurturing school
  • a candidate who is, or wants to become, an outstanding learning assistant (and is possibly looking to one day become a teacher themselves)
  • somebody who is forward thinking and adaptable
  • someone who is relentless in securing academic and emotional progress for every child

We are looking for graduates who are excited about the prospect of working full time and making a difference to the lives of our wonderful children.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  Please telephone the school office to make an appointment.


Please apply online.

Closing Date: Friday 24th June 2022 (we reserve the right to interview candidates prior to the closing date)

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all. Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations. Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education Keeping Children Safe in Education (2021) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability. Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council.
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