Support Assistant, Level 2 (2 posts)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
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Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/09/2018 12:00
£17,007 - £17,391 per annum, pro rata
Hours per week:
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Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Gosforth Academy, Knightsbridge, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2JH
Post Number:
Closing date:
25 Sep
Further Information

This school has Academy status and you will be employed by the Board of Trustees

Gosforth Academy
Great North Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Principal - Hugh Robinson

Required as soon as possible

Post 1:
Full time (37 hours per week), term time only
Fixed term Maternity cover, until 31.08.2019 or the return of the post holder
£17,007 - £17,391 per annum, pro rata (actual salary: £14,456 - £14,782 per annum)

Post 2:
Part time (22.2 hours per week), term time only
Fixed tem until 31 August 2019
£17,007 - £17,391 per annum, pro rata (actual salary: £8,674 - £8,869 per annum)

Come to work in a thriving community. Gosforth Federated Academies comprises three schools (Gosforth Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Gosforth Junior High Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13.

Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was graded ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection. We are seeking the following Support Staff Role.

Required as soon as possible to join the Academy’s successful Student Support base. The post holder will work as part of a multi-professional team to provide general educational support for students. This will include support with learning and also with behaviour and attendance issues as appropriate.

What we need:

• Experience of working with students with SEND
• Effective communication and organisational skills
• A sympathetic understanding of broad needs of students ages 13-16
• Experience of working with young people

We can offer you:

• Enthusiastic and motivated students
• A school with its community at heart
• Low cost membership of an on-site gym and excellent sports facilities;
• An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from Football to Surfing!

This is an exceptional opportunity to make a difference within a positive and exciting environment. If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

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

If you have any queries please email Alternatively visit our website for further details and an application form. Completed application forms to be returned to Mr Hugh Robinson, Principal to the address above.

Closing date: Tuesday 25 September 2018 at 12noon

Please note
This job is closed for applications.