Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering

Staff Profile

Sara Wharton

Learning & Teaching Secretary, PA Support to SAgE Deans of Taught Programmes



Sara Wharton

Job Title:

Learning and Teaching Assistant (Taught)


I joined Newcastle University in January 2010 and have worked within the SAgE Education Team since 2015.

What I can help you with:

I work with both the Schools and Central Services to facilitate and support the coordination of quality assurance processes related to learning and teaching at Faculty Level.

I also provide support and work closely with colleagues within LTDS and the Schools on the annual review of External Examiner reports and responses.

I provide committee support to the SAgE Learning and Teaching Forum – a committee charged with updating the Schools with any Learning and Teaching procedural matters as well as an opportunity of sharing knowledge and good practise.

Additionally, I also provide PA and diary support to:

Web page(s):

SagE Education WebPages can be found at:


How to contact:

Please direct any diary enquiries for the Dean’s to  sage.education@ncl.ac.uk.

Please direct any enquiries regarding  Learning and Teaching activities or queries regarding either the External Examiner review cycle or the Learning and Teaching Forum to sage.education@ncl.ac.uk   

Alternatively, please give me a call on 0191 208 7131 – my working hours are Monday to Friday, 08:00-16:30.