Welcome to Gateshead SSP

The Gateshead School Sport Partnership co-ordinate activites and facilitate collaboration amongst our schools, their clusters and key partners.

Our mission is to build an active and healthy future for all young people through the provision of high quality PE, school sport and physical activity. We will focus our attentions on clear outcomes for our children and young people.

We aim to realise the benifits of involvement in high quality PE and school sport for the young people of Gateshead in life as well as sport. This involvement will lead to many positive outcomes.

HEADLINE SPONSORSHIP - THE EDUCATION NETWORK

Gateshead School Sport Partnership have developed a strong partnership with The Education Network over a period of several years.  During this time they have shown commitment and passion in supporting a range of school sport opportunities across Gateshead inclusive of our Primary Athletics Festival, Annual School Sport Conference and School Sport Awards to name but a few.  To further enhance the offer for our Premium member schools they have agreed a range of direct benefits.

Should you wish to find out more about The Education Network then please visit their website; www.theeducationnetwork.co.uk

Direct contacts are available via the 'corporate partners' section of this webiste or you can contact a member of the GSSP central team to find out more.

Recent Partnership News

Primary School Specialism and Subject Leadership in PESS

Primary School Specialism and Subject Leadership in PESS

Level 5/6 Professional Vocational Qualifications: Primary School Specialism and Subject Leadership in Physical Education and School Sport LEVEL 5: January - June 2018 LEVEL 6: September - October 2018 Gateshead School Sport Partnership (GSSP) is delighted to be able to offer primary schools ...

Published: 23rd December 2017

Christmas and New Year Wishes

Christmas and New Year Wishes

  The Gateshead School Sport Partnership office will be closed from 1pm on 22nd December 2017 and will re-open at 9am on 8th January 2018. We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our member schools and partners a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New ...

Published: 22nd December 2017

Open your facilities to the community

Open your facilities to the community

Use Our School: Open your facilities to the community Use Our School is an initiative from Sport England to support schools in opening their facilities to the community. It provides tried and tested solutions, real life practice, tips from people making it happen, and a range of ...

Published: 22nd December 2017

Health and Safety Update: Earrings

Health and Safety Update: Earrings

afPE Health & Safety Update: Earrings - A constant Hot Topic at the Health and Safety team! (December 2017) afPE'S most recent Health and Safety update focusses on the subject of jewellery in PE and School Sport (PESS) and can be found in the members' resources area HERE. The ...

Published: 22nd December 2017

European Learn to Swim standards launched

European Learn to Swim standards launched

European Swimming Federation LEN has released new minimum learn to swim standards. LEN (Ligue Européenne de Natation) is the the Continental Swimming Association for Europe.  A new LEN project has been launched in Copenhagen during the European Short-Course Swimming ...

Published: 22nd December 2017

Health and Safety Update: The Daily Mile

Health and Safety Update: The Daily Mile

afPE Health & Safety Update: The Daily Mile (22/11/17) The 5-18 year old CMO guidelines state that all children and young people should engage in moderate to vigorous intensity of physical activity for at least 60 minutes and up to several hours every day so it is no coincidence that a ...

Published: 21st December 2017

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Fantastic standard at our Yr 5/6 Mini Basketball Finals tonight and congratulations to the 10 teams that qualified…

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Big thank you to @CardinalHumeCS and @KingsmeadowCS for providing our @BocciaEngland officials for today’s Primary…

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Games now under way today - good luck to everyone taking part @BocciaEngland @YouthSportTrust @tynewearsport…

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Our Inclusion Officer from @cedarsacademy running a demonstration game ahead of our Boccia Competition today at Gat…

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Fantastic turnout for our @YourSchoolGames Primary Boccia event today with over 150 pupils making up 32 teams!!…

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Thank you to @rutherfordafc1 for hosting our @YourSchoolGames Yr 7 Girls Football today. Well done to all that took…

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Massive thank you to Year 4 @CaedmonPrimary for helping us out with out School Sport Development Assistant intervie…

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We are mastering Risk Assessments with our @SportsLeadersUK group @ThorpAcademy today #Safetyfirst #leadership…

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