Support Assistant x 2 - Gibside School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/11/2019 23:59
Grade C, £18,426 + SSA £1,289 (pro rata to term time only and hours of work. Fixed Term to 31st August 2020.
Hours per week:
32 hours 30 minutes
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Gibside School
Closing date:
14 Nov
Further Information

Gibside School is a Special School providing high quality education for 159 pupils aged between 2-11 years with severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and profound and multiple learning difficulties. The school operates on a split site (Whickham & Blaydon) and successful candidates will be expected to work at either site.

We wish to appoint 2 highly motivated, enthusiastic Support Assistant's with a positive attitude and a sense of humour. You should have primary school experience and knowledge of those approaches which are successful when working with children with a range of Special Educational Needs. Other skills required include good communication skills, a flexible approach and the ability to work with multi-disciplinary colleagues, parents and carers.

A school prospectus and further information can be found at our website www.gibsideschool.org and visits to school are welcome. Shortlisting and interviews are planned for w/c Monday 18th November.
If you are successful you will have to apply for an enhanced Disclosure. This post may require a declaration under the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2009.

Online applications only at www.gateshead.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.