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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


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

Support Assistant, Level 4

N5: £22,021 - £23,836 per annum, pro rata. (Actual: £18,650 - £20,187 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.

Fixed term initially until 31 August 2020
37 hours per week, term time only (38 weeks worked)
Plus 4 training days worked during school closure as directed by the school.

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 experience of advancing progress of pupils and managing pupil behaviour.

An NVQ2 or 3 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualification is required.

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 1 July 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 Gosforth East Middle School at the above address.

Closing Date: 12 noon, Thursday 27 June 2019.

Fixed Term

  27 Jun 2019