Learning Support Assistant (4 posts)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Please See Advert Text
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 03/12/2020 12:00
£19,312 - £20,493 per annum pro rata (actual £16,341 - £17,340 per annum)
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Gosforth Central Middle School, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1UN
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
3 Dec
Further Information

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Gosforth Central Middle School
Great North Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel: 0191 285 1793
Email: admin@gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk

2 x 37 hours, term time only plus 3 training days, N4 - fixed term to 17th December 2021
2 x 37 hours, term time only plus 3 training days, N4 – permanent

The Governors are looking to appoint 4 Learning Support Assistants (all full time 37 hours, 2 fixed term to 17th December 2021 and 2 permanent) to start as soon as possible. This is an opportunity to join a forward thinking school, where pupils’ behaviour is consistently outstanding. We are part of the Gosforth Schools' Trust where there are opportunities to build common approaches to supporting SEND pupils' needs. We have vacancies due to our staff moving on to promoted roles.

Our staff work in first rate facilities with access to the newest technology. We are committed to staff well-being and our support team report feeling valued and well supported.

We would be delighted to receive applications from people with experience in supporting pupils with SEMH needs, an ASD diagnosis or needs with Cognition and Learning.

If you have any questions or wish to discuss the posts further, please contact Mrs M Good (Assistant Headteacher - Inclusion) on 0191 2851793 or email us at admin@gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk.

Application packs are also available:
•from our school website https://www.gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk/vacancies, or
•by sending a stamped addressed envelope to:
The School Business Manager, Gosforth Central Middle School, Great North Road, Gosforth, NE3 1UN.

We do not accept CV applications; all applicants must apply using the standard application form and safer recruitment form.

The deadline for these posts is 12:00pm on Thursday 3th December 2020.
Interviews will be held on week commencing 7th December 2020.
This school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from DBS and a range of other recruitment checks.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage, even if you indicate otherwise.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.