Senior Educational Teaching Assistant - Newsome Junior School

Primary Schools
Part of the Berry Brow Infant and Nursery School and Newsome Juniors Federation
Huddersfield and surrounding areas
Grade 7
£12,717 - £13,501

The Governors of our Federation are seeking to recruit a dynamic and confident professional, as soon as possible, to work within a supportive and friendly team of experienced teachers and teaching assistants.

Newsome Junior School Values:

We challenge ourselves everyday, making the right choices in every way.

We persevere, pursue success whilst always showing lots of respect.

We take responsibility, with courage and kindness for all to see.

We learn and play and grow together – Newsome Juniors forever!

Applicants should be engaging and motivated professionals who understand how children learn and who are committed to pursuing the highest possible outcomes and personal development for every child.

We are looking for a confident innovator who can contribute to the further development of our SEMH provision within and outside of the classroom. Our school is set in extensive grounds and our children enjoy the benefits of regular opportunities to work in our gardens and woodland.

Applicants should be experienced practitioners who have experience of working with children. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with another experienced Senior ETA from our team in order to develop our provision further. Please indicate any appropriate training (e.g. Thrive, Elsa or other relevant qualifications) within your application.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

Please visit our website to find out more about our school and the way we work. If you are still interested and excited by this opportunity and would like to visit, then please contact our office team on 01484 540 509 to make an appointment

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form attached. A CV is not required. We urge all candidates to bullet point their skills and experiences using the criteria in the job specification.

Please return application forms to the Head Teacher at Newsome Junior School either by email to or by post to the school address at the top of the page by 9am on Friday 7th October 2022. 

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

05 October 2022, 9:00 AM

Important Information

This vacancy is closed to applications.