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

Support Assistant L2

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Full time - term time

£18,887 - £19,264 pro rata (Actual Salary: £16,127 - £16,448 actual gross salary full time)

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


Start date: September 2022

Contract type: Full time, term time only, but negotiable for the right candidates.

Come to work in a thriving community. The Gosforth Group Multi Academy Trust currently consists of six schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy, Jesmond Park Academy, Callerton Academy and Great Park Academy).

We are seeking the following support staff roles to join the Gosforth Group’s successful Student Support Bases within our schools. You 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/Desire to work with students with SEND

• Can demonstrate a good understanding of Social, Emotional or Mental Health difficulties (SEMH) that young people face

• 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

• An exciting programme of staff well-being activities, from Football to Surfing!

• Free Fitness Suite for all staff

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

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

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Closing date is 9.00am Monday 26th September 2022


Closing date:

26 September 2022

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