Great Park Academy , Knightsbridge, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2JH

Support Assistant Level 2

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Full time - term time

£20,812 - £21,189 per annum pro rata, actual £17,770 - £18,092 per annum

This school has Academy status and is part of The Gosforth Group; the employer will be the Multi Academy Trust.

Great Park Academy


Great North Road


Newcastle upon Tyne


37 hours per week, term time only

Start date: ASAP

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 school. 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 Tuesday 31st January 2023


Closing date:

31 January 2023

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