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BSL Teaching Assistant

£70 - £90 per day
Start Date: 7th January 2019 An ongoing Long Term position Pay Rate: £70-90 a day! Are you a confident signer seeking your next role in education? Are you passionate about working with children? A Deaf Support Base attached to a mainstream Secondary School in North West London are seeking a Teaching Assistant to join their forward thinking team in supporting pupils with hearing impairments. This is a part time role, 4 days a week, with the hours 8:30am to 4pm. The School are looking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant with, or working towards BSL (British Sign Language) Level 3, the school would also like someone who has experience working with secondary school aged pupils. You will be working as a member of the well-established Deaf Resource Base which cater for twelve deaf children, some of whom have an additional need of autism.   In order to be successful, you will need: • BSL Qualification Level 2 minimum and/or relevant signing experience • A minimum qualification of grade C in English and Maths at GCSE level • A valid DBS certificate (or be willing to apply for one) • Previous experience of supporting pupils 1:1   In return, the school offers: • A very encouraging and friendly team and environment • On the job support • To work on a 1:1 capacity with pupils • Training and development opportunities • To work alongside therapists/councillors   This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Learning Support Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
  Team Teach Learning Support Assistant Pupil Referral Units (PRU) Located: Camden Start Date: ASAP Part Time – 4 days a week! Long Term – Until the end of the academic year Pay: £60-90 a day Horizon Teachers are currently recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant with a Team Teach qualification to join a quality school in Camden as soon as possible, the school is specifically for children with challenging behaviour and/or Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH). You will be responsible for supporting a Key Stage 1/2 class of around 5 students with Special Educational Needs. In the class there is SEMH, challenging behaviour and ASD, as the challenging behaviour is severe it is important to have Team Teach and also have experience using your qualification in the classroom. It will also be important that you have the skills to engage students and support them with core subjects as well as extracurricular activities such as sport. The Ideal Candidate Must: Have a passion for working with children The ability to demonstrate positive behaviour management strategies Be reliable and committed to pupil development Have UK work experience supporting children with SEND Be patient and calm Be able to adapt quickly   To apply for this role you must be Team Teach trained!   Why Choose Horizon? We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy We have been established for 10 years Uplift in pay Many of our team are former teachers so we have an excellent understanding We are passionate about enhancing children’s education! This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.   Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Speech and Language Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Are you passionate about working in SEN? Have you got previous experience using Makaton and/or PECS? Horizon Teachers are looking to employ a Speech and Language Teaching Assistant to join a primary school based in Haringey, this primary school offer a safe, purposeful and aspirational environment for the whole school community. There is a strong belief that all children have the right and ability to be creative, motivated and learn together, the school has a new and modern building with up to date facilities that provides a welcoming and happy atmosphere where pupils can feel inspired and there is high academic and social achievement. This position is based in the SLCN Provision of the school, working 1:1 with a Key Stage 2 student who has a speech impairment. As a Speech and Language Teaching Assistant you will be supporting the development of a specific child in year 5 who needs individual support with communication and speech and language. Previous experience with SLCN would be of great benefit and those with experience of PECS and Makaton will be given preference for this Speech and Language Teaching Assistant position. JOB DESCRIPTION Speech and Language Teaching Assistant Supporting a Year 5 pupil 1:1 Based in a SLCN (SEN) Provision Start Date: 3rd January 2019 Long Term with the possibility of going permanent Full Time with the hours 8:30am -4pm (in term time only) Located in the Borough of Haringey Daily Pay: £60 - £90 The school are looking for someone who has a passion for working with SEN, with a caring and nurturing personality. The current staff are committed and highly supportive of each other and therefor the school are looking for someone similar to join the team. Although a Childcare and/or Teaching Assistant qualification is not a requirement, it is essential that you have previous experience working in SEN and/or with SLCN.   Why Choose Horizon? We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy We have been established for 10 years Uplift in pay Many of our team are former teachers so we have an excellent understanding We are passionate about enhancing children’s education! This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.   Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant - Primary PMLD class

£60 - £85 per day
Teaching Assistant - Primary PMLD classStart date - ASAPA Primary School for children with ASD and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties based in South West London are looking for a Teaching Assistant with experience supporting children or adults with Personal Care, to work on a Full Time basis until Christmas and likely until the end of the Academic year.About the SchoolThere are two sites at this school, a Nursery and Primary site.Pupils in Nursery, Reception and Key Stage 1 classes follow the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum. The school is a large, modern building with excellent provisions and resources to support children with a wide variety of Special Educational Needs (SEN). There are multiple soft play areas to support children out of class, a sports hall, a sensory room for engaging pupils with more severe learning difficulties and an advanced hydro-therapy pool to assist children to improve their motor functions.The school has a Health Care Assistant on site who will administer medication and provide advanced medical support to pupils who require it.About the classThe Teaching Assistant will support a Key Stage 1 class of 8 pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties. The majority of these children are wheelchair users and will require a great deal of personal care throughout the day which will involve assisting with feeding, toileting, changing and moving around the school. Applicants must have prior experience supporting individuals using personal care. Their learning levels are very basic so the curriculum is sensory-based. The Teaching Assistant will engage pupils by using sensory resources including music, lights and getting them to touch and hold objects of different kinds.The school are looking for a Teaching Assistant who:Has experience (personal or professional) supporting individuals with SENIs comfortable doing personal careHas a positive attitude to engage and inspire childrenIs passionate about helping vulnerable childrenCan commit to the position on a Full Time basis at least until ChristmasIf this describes you please apply now with your CV! For more details please call Chris on the SEN team.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

ASD Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
This small and friendly school based in Inner North London are currently looking for an ASD specialised Teaching Assistant to join their team on a long term contract starting in January 2019. About the role: The position is starting 7th January 2019 and will be continuing indefinitely. Full Time, with the hours 8:30am to 4pm, in term time only. Working throughout Key stage 1 and 2 classes, supporting academic learning, social skills and taking part in activities such as swimming, art therapy and communication sessions. Supporting a range of needs and children that have different abilities. The daily rate for this position will be dependent on the successful Teaching Assistant however will be between £70 and £90.   The School This primary school offer education for 4 to 11 year old students with autism and additional learning difficulties, the school believe that every child should be provided with a safe and stimulating environment to ensure that all students feel supported and are able to reach their full potential. The school is close to transport links and has a modern building with state of the art facilities.   The successful Teaching Assistant must be/have: Passionate about supporting children with Special Educational Needs. Have a good understanding and knowledge of Autism. Preferably PECS and/or Makaton experience. Kind, caring and proactive. Experience working with children who have Autism.   Why Choose Horizon? We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy We have been established for 10 years Uplift in pay Many of our team are former teachers so we have an excellent understanding We are passionate about enhancing children’s education!   This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.   Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

SEN Teaching Assistant

£60 - £75 per day
A Complex Needs School based in Barnet are currently looking for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to join the team from January 2019. This is a Long term position which will continue until the end of the academic year and with a potential to become permanent.The SchoolThis is an all through school which provides places to Primary and Secondary age children between the ages of 3 and 18 years old. They are a Jewish faith school so all pupils are of the Jewish faith, although staff come from a range of cultures and beliefs. In the Secondary classes, boys and girls are taught separately. The classes are organised by age groups as well as by the severity of the children's needs. Pupils have a range of Special Educational Needs from Moderate to Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties. Pupils with PMLD are non-verbal and mostly wheelchair users and the school has resources on site to hoist pupils with such needs. They work to a sensory based curriculum whereas pupils who are more able will work to P scales or an adapted Primary national curriculum.SEN Teaching Assistant responsibilities:Supporting a class of girls in Key Stage 3 who have Moderate to Severe Learning DifficultiesEngaging with the children to ensure they access the curriculumCarrying out behaviour management in line with the school's policies and proceduresSupporting pupils with personal care as required (this will involve assisting another member of staff)Accompanying the class on school trips as requiredBeing proactive in the class to ensure your learning support is tailored to each child's individual needsThe school are looking for individuals with a passion for supporting vulnerable children and who have some personal or professional experience supporting Special Educational Needs. If you have a family member with SEN or have worked on a voluntary capacity with such needs this is valuable experience which will prepare you well for the role. Most importantly you must be friendly, enthusiastic and positive to engage with the children. This is a lovely class of girls who really need some consistency so if you are looking to settle into a position please apply now!For more information please call Chris on the SEN team.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant - Hearing Impaired pupils

£80 - £90 per day
Teaching AssistantIf you have experience (professionally or personally) supporting children or Adults who are deaf or Hearing Impaired and if you have a BSL qualification in particular we are very keen to hear from you!A position has just become available from 7th January 2019 to work as a Teaching Assistant in a Mainstream Primary School supporting pupils who are Deaf and Hearing Impaired. The school is based in the London borough of Tower Hamlets and has excellent transport links.The Teaching Assistant will be working on a Full Time basis from Monday to Friday (term time only) between the hours of 8.30am and 4pm, ideal hours for applicants who have young children. The position will be to work in the school's Designated Provision for Deaf and Hearing Impaired pupils which consists of children between the ages of 5 and 11. Pupils who are Deaf are supported in designated classrooms where staff have access to specialist resources to support their individual needs. The Teaching Assistant will support a qualified Teacher of the Deaf who is BSL trained and will plan lessons for pupils tailored to their needs. The school provides pupils with cochlear implants provided by the Local Authority which are maintained on site and allow children who are Hearing Impaired to access the school's mainstream curriculum.Job requirements:Experience supporting children or adults who are deaf or Hearing ImpairedIdeally a BSL qualification (minimum level 1) although the school can arrange training on thisConfident at signingClear spoken English - must be a good communicatorMinimum Grade C in GCSE Maths and EnglishGood knowledge of the Primary national curriculumThe school is a large building providing places to children from Nursery to Year 6 and as much as possible will integrate children who are Hearing Impaired into classes. They have a large outdoor play area, parking facilities and excellent resources within each classroom.The successful Teaching Assistant will be working on supply through Horizon Teachers on a Long term basis, at least until the end of the academic year (July 2019). This position will likely continue into the next academic year and possibly beyond. We have have Teaching Assistants who have worked in the School for several years so if you are looking for consistency this could be the role for you!Please apply now with your CV to be considered for the position and contact Chris on the SEN team at Horizon Teachers for more information.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

LSA - Hearing difficulties and complex needs (EY am and Yr 1 pm)

£60 - £90 per day
Learning Support AssistantSupporting children with Hearing Impairments and complex needs.BexleyFull time November startLong termAre you passionate about supporting children with hearing impairments and a variety of needs?Do you thrive when you are enabling children to be the best they can be no matter their needs?Do you have Nursery experience? I am working with a bright and vibrant school in Bexley who are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join their friendly team on a full time basis for at least 2 terms. The role is split into two halves. In the morning you will be supporting a nursery aged pupil who has bilateral hearing loss and wears 2 cochlear implants. She has severe speech, communication, and expressive & receptive language disorder in association with deafness. She presents with Global developmental delay. . She is prone to seizures. She requires help with personal care.The other half of the role will be in the afternoon, supporting a pupil in Year 1. This pupil has Has bilateral cochlear implants, has developmental delay and sensory seeking behaviours and requires support with learning and attention. The school day starts between 8.00am and 8.15am. The successful candidate must have previous experience supporting children with hearing impairments and have worked within Early years and Primary age groups.The school is looking to see people for trial days and interview as soon as possible so please dont delay. If you are interested in this role, I want to hear from you. Please call me on 0207 444 0009 to find out more. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

SEN Teaching Assistants Needed!

£60 - £90 per day
A growing number of children and young people in the UK are being identified as having Special Educational Needs (SEN) whether academic, physical, mental health/medical or behavioural. Many improvements have been made to support children within specialist provisions such as Complex Needs Schools and Pupil Referral Units (PRUs), these developments have led to an increase in the demand for support staff. We work with a wide range of special educational needs schools in North London, and are therefore looking for enthusiastic and passionate Support Staff to join a range of successful and friendly schools and faculties. As a specialist consultancy we work with Pupil Referral Units, Complex Needs Schools and Provisions off of mainstream schools, the range of needs can be anything from physical disabilities to hearing impairments (HI), mild autism to sever learning difficulties (SLD). We offer a variety of roles such as day to day cover, allowing flexibility, we are able to work around your busy schedule which is great for students in university or actors in between jobs. We also fill short term and long term/permanent positions within these schools, whether you are looking for part time or full time work we can help!   The benefits of Supporting in a SEN setting include: Supporting students 1:1 or small groups Small class sizes A high ratio of staff to students On the job support A creative and practical learning environment Working in collaboration with a range of specialists (e.g. therapists and counsellors) Gaining relevant qualifications e.g. Makaton, PECs, TEACCH, TeamTeach   To be successful in a SEN school or PRU you will need: A dynamic and creative approach An ability to engage students and promote independence A good general understanding of SEN and additional needs, Or a good general understanding of Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (SEBD) A willingness to learn and develop your own knowledge and skill set   APPLY TODAY! This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV.   Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.   Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

ASD Teaching Assistant

£70 - £90 per day
This ‘Outstanding’ School based in Inner North East London are currently looking for a specialised Teaching Assistant to join their team on a two term contract starting in January 2019. The school offers education for 4 to 16 year old students with autism and additional learning difficulties, the school believe that every child should be recognised and respected. A safe and encouraging environment is provided to ensure that all students feel supported and are able to reach their full potential. The school are committed to creating high quality education that inspires children to independent, knowledgeable and caring. The state-of-the-art learning space offers large classrooms and well-maintained facilities to cater for both educational development and the therapeutic needs of pupils with autism. A bespoke curriculum addresses the core challenges of students who have Autism, the majority of students are non-verbal so the school require someone who has experience with PECS and/or Makaton. About the role: The position is starting in January 2019 and will be continuing until the end of the academic year. Full Time, with the hours 8:30am to 4pm in term time only. Working throughout Key stage 3 and 4 classes, supporting academic learning, social skills and taking part in activities such as swimming, art therapy and communication sessions. Supporting a range of needs and children that have different abilities. The daily rate for this position will be dependent on the successful Teaching Assistant however will be between £70 and £90. The successful Teaching Assistant must be/have: Passionate about supporting children with Special Educational Needs. Have a good understanding and knowledge of Autism. Kind, caring and proactive. Experience working with children who have Autism. Why Choose Horizon? We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy We have been established for 10 years Uplift in pay Many of our team are former teachers so we have an excellent understanding We are passionate about enhancing children’s education!   This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.   Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Specialist Learning Support Assistant

£60 - £85 per day
Specialist Learning Support AssistantSpecial Education Needs and DisabilitiesTower Hamlets£60 - £85 per dayLong term - Full timeJan 2019 startAn Outstanding' special school in Tower Hamlets for Secondary aged pupils who have severe learning difficulties and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties wish to appoint a KS3 Specialist Teaching Assistant from the January term, full time on a Long term basis.The school provides a stimulating yet safe learning environment in which all pupils are supported to engage in and enjoy their learning through a variety of curriculum activities aimed to facilitate the growth of independence, the achievement of every pupil's potential and the development of a positive attitude to life after school.This senior leadership team and staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and host a varied and enjoyable curriculum tailored to suit learners' needs appropriately. On site therapists and sports coaches provide the school with holistic activities encouraging a healthy and balanced lifestyle. You will be joining a team of dedicated staff who work exceptionally well with each other and provide outstanding contribution to the school and pupils alike.Due to the needs of the pupils, some personal care is needed to support the pupils. To be successful in this role, the Head teacher is looking for:·Experience working in a School·Team work skills·Commitment and reliability·Passion·Adaptable and flexible working style·DBS (we can support with your application)In return, you can expect:·On the job training and support where required·Experienced TA's and Dedicated Teachers in each class·Smaller than average class sizes·Lovely children to work withThe post would suit those passionate to work with SEND children or those wishing to gain further experience of SEN. The school are interviewing and organising trial days for applicants now, so if you are looking for your next rewarding Teaching Assistant post and have yet to secure your dream role, we want to hear from you!Please apply with your most recent CV or call to book your interview ASAP!Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.