Support Assistant Special Needs

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 30/11/2023 09:00
£20,836 - £21,544 actual pro rata salary
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching Assistant
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Regent Avenue, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1EE
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
30 Nov
Further Information
This school has Academy status and is part of The Gosforth Group; the employer will be the Multi Academy Trust.

Gosforth Junior High Academy
Regent Avenue
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE3 1EE  

Start date: ASAP

Come to work in a thriving community. The Gosforth Group is a multi-academy trust currently consisting of six schools.

Gosforth Junior High Academy is a successful school, which was rated ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection. 

Required full time from September 2023, to join the Academy’s successful Student Support Team. The post holder will, in the main, be responsible for children with complex medical needs and will be required to support the child during the school day.  This will include undertaking appropriate training to ensure medical and personal needs can be met.  All training will be provided by school, with the opportunity to undergo this training before September.
When not required to support these children, the post holder will work as part of a team to provide general educational support for students. This will include support with learning and pastoral issues.
We can offer you:
An opportunity to work in an ‘outstanding’ school;
An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals;
Enthusiastic and motivated pupils
An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development;
A school with its community at heart
An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from football to surfing! 

If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Gosforth Junior High Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.

Following the shortlisting process, where applicable, candidates who attend interview will be reimbursed reasonable expenses for travel and accommodation.
If you have the skills and experience we are looking for, we would love to hear from you!
If you have, any queries please email hr@ga.newcastle.sch.uk .  Alternatively visit our website. www.juniorhighacademy.org.uk.

Completed application forms to be returned to Ms Denise Waugh, Principal, at the above email address.
Closing date: 9.00am Thursday 30th November 2023
Please note
This job is closed for applications.