Reading Champion

Hours per week: 37 hours

We have an exciting opportunity at our school for the unique post of ‘Reading Champion’. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, conscientious and hard-working individual to complement our learning support team. The post will involve supporting children with SEND, library responsibilities as well promoting and supporting reading across the school. Gosforth Central Middle School is a vibrant and diverse school that prides itself on its inclusivity.

If you have any questions or wish to discuss the post further, please contact Mrs Susannah Webb (Headteacher) on 0191 2851793 or

Application packs are also available to download below or from our school by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Gosforth Central Middle School, Great North Road, Gosforth, NE3 1UN.

The closing date for applications is 12:00pm on Thursday 5th October 2017.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 11th October 2017.

This 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 Certificate of Disclosure from 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.

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