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Gosforth East Middle School, Harewood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 5JT.

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 plus specified days

N3: £18,065 - £18,426 per annum, pro rata. Actual salary: £15,300 - £15,605 per annum.

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

Gosforth East Middle School

Harewood Road

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 5JT.

37 hours per week, term time only plus 4 training days

Fixed term until 17 July 2020.

Required as soon as possible, to support staff and work with pupils between the ages of 9-13 years.

The person appointed will have good written, oral and communication skills and have an understanding of child development and the learning processes. It would also be an advantage to have experience and understanding of working with children with additional needs.

The successful candidate will be joining a school that has high expectations of pupils’ attainment and behaviour and has a very good reputation in the community.

Interviews will be held week commencing 9 December 2019.

The 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 Disclosure and Barring Certificate from the 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.

Informal discussion, applications forms and further details are available from school. The forms are also available to download from our website at:

Please return forms to the above address.

Closing Date: 5 December 2019 at 12 noon.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

5 December 2019

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