Services for schools and academies

Our teams have years of experience working with schools and academies to support:

  • education 
  • safeguarding 
  • enhancing the well-being of children and young people.

We are uniquely placed to offer a wide range of specialist and bespoke services. These services supports schools and academies to meet a range of educational and statutory duties.

We are committed to delivering excellent services that can be tailored to your requirements.

Here are some of the services our three main areas offer

Pupil focused services

  • advice, support and professional development
  • arts development
  • Care Call service
  • developing schools support staff
  • early years advice, support and guidance
  • eLearning support
  • ethnic minority and traveller achievement service (EMTAS)
  • family learning
  • Gateshead libraries
  • Gateshead psychological service
  • Go Gateshead 
  • governor support service
  • independent review of exclusions
  • music service
  • School sport partnership and schools health and wellbeing
  • SEN improvement team
  • SEN monitoring team

Facilities management services

  • building cleaning and caretaking support
  • building management
  • building repairs and maintenance
  • building technical, specialist maintenance and minor works
  • energy management
  • environmental services
  • facilities management
  • fleet management
  • food safety
  • licensing
  • Print Point
  • school catering

Professional and technical services

  • data protection officer service
  • design and technical services
  • financial advice and support
  • free schools meals service
  • HR - advice, administration, payroll and pensions
  • HR - health and safety and educational visit advisory service
  • IT services
  • legal services
  • maternity credits and trade union facility time
  • performance management and information
  • procurement services

We review our services on a regular basis to ensure we offer high quality and value for money. We aim to deliver the best customer service possible including new services to meet customers demand.

For information relating to our offer visit

This also includes key contacts, training and events and the latest news. 

Not all services are available outside the borough. Request a user accounts via the website.

For more information please email the Commercial Manager,


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