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Services for schools and academies

We offer a wide range of specialist and bespoke services for schools and academies helping to meet a range of educational and statutory duties.

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 committed to delivering excellent services that are flexible and tailored to your requirements.

The services that we offer fall into three main areas: 

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 Admissions and Independent Appeals Service
  • School Sport Partnership
  • School Swimming
  • 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
  • HR - Occupational Health
  • Internal Audit School Fund
  • 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.

Visit Services for schools North East for more information including contacts, latest news, training and events. Not all services are available outside the borough.  

For more information and to request a user account, email the Commercial Manager


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