Learning Support Assistant

Novum Personnel

Hello Education are seeking Learning Support Assistants or teaching assistants around Newcastle. It’s a fantastic opportunity for anyone who wants to develop their career in education. This is a paid temporary position with a possibility of permanent employment.


A primary school based In Newcastle Upon Tyne, less than a 10-minute walk from a metro with local amenities close by. Proudly one of 8 schools that form SMART Multi Academy trust, we continue to to grow from strength to strength due to high quality leadership, teaching and determination that all pupils will be successful who are Rated ‘GOOD’ by Ofsted.





The role is

  • Full time school hours
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
  • Key stage 1 and key stage 2


Duties include

  • Setting up equipment for lessons
  • Maintaining and keeping classroom safe and tidy
  • Motivating and encouraging pupils
  • Motivating children’s behaviour and progress
  • Keeping pupils engaged with their learning following the national curriculum
  • Encourage pupils to interact in activities
  • Encourage positive behaviour and promote a nurturing learning environment


Requirements from you

  • Have a minimum of 3 months experience working with children
  • Hold a CACHE Level 2 in supporting Teaching and Learning or higher/equivalent (Not essential)
  • Ability to work well in a team and collaborate with other staff members
  • Patience, empathy and a genuine interest in the wellbeing of children
  • Ability to follow instructions and adhere to school policies and procedures
  • A personable, calm and caring demeanour
  • Transferable skills
  • A genuine passion for wanting to support children to do their best
  • Great behaviour management
  • Excellent communication skills


We offer

  • A great rate of pay
  • Join a lovely team of staff
  • The opportunity to choose when you want to work or take holidays
  • A dedicated team of consultants with years of experience and knowledge of the industry
  • Refer a friend once registered and you will receive £100 cash reward once your referral has worked for us for 10 days!


Do you know of an individual who applied unsuccessfully to a long-term teacher/teaching assistant job who you believe would be suitable for full time job roles? Or that is currently working for another agency that may be interested in discussing the positions further? In return for every agency worker who refers someone will receive a £100 cash reward when a referral has worked for us for 10 days and a further £100 cash reward after another 10 days!



If you are passionate about working within education and helping children reach their full potential, we encourage you to apply today!

If this job isn’t quite right for you, but you are looking for a new job in education, please contact us now at abbi@hello-eductaion.co.uk