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

Support Assistant Level 4 (2 posts)

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

£22,627.00 - £24,491.00 pro rata (£19,320 - £20,912 actual pro rata)

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

Gosforth Academy

Gosforth Group


Great North Road


Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 2JH.

37 hours per week, term time only.

Required as soon as possible. Fixed term until July 2022.

Come to work in a thriving community. The Gosforth Group is a multi-academy trust currently consisting of six schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy, Jesmond Park Academy, Great Park Academy and Callerton Academy.

You will be required to supervise classes during the absence of the class teacher and will be expected to work with and supervise small groups of students under the guidance of senior staff to help them catch up with missed work or prepare for external exams. This will include supporting the work of the subject team, implementing work programmes, managing student behaviour and assisting students in relevant activities in line with the school’s policies and procedures.

As a significant amount of time will be to support in the Mathematics or English department it would be useful for candidates to hold a higher level Maths or English qualification. This would make an ideal opportunity for a recently qualified Maths or English graduate who is considering a career in teaching.

We can offer you:

• An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals

• Enthusiastic and motivated students

• An enhanced annual leave allowance, giving you greater flexibility and frequency in holiday time

• An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development

• A large, vibrant Sixth form

• 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.

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

If you hold the skills and experience we are looking for, we’d love to hear from you!

Please email your application to . Alternatively visit our website .

Closing date is 9.00am Monday 1st November 2021.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

1 November 2021

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