Graduate Teaching Assistants

We are looking for passionate and motivated graduates to embark on their journey into education and work  at some of London’s best schools. Becoming a Graduate Teaching Assistant is an excellent opportunity to work alongside excellent teachers, develop skills that can be used in a future teaching career, and make a difference to students' achievement. 

We work in partnership with some Ofsted graded 'Outstanding' schools that are looking for graduates who will be able to support students in key subjects such as English, Maths, Science or Humanities. The position will suit a recent graduate with a University degree and strong A Levels. 

Listed below are our current graduate opportunities. Please feel free to apply to any that appeal to you. If you would like to be informed as soon as a new opportunity is available, please Register or Sign In and subscribe to job alerts to ensure you never miss our latest roles. Alternatively, please Request a Call or contact us on 0207 444 0009 and a consultant can talk through your individual requirements.​

12 Jobs

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Bexley Secondary School Full-time Long-term Immediate start £60 to £90 per day Are you a recent graduate with a 2:1 degree? Do you have experience of working with students aged 11-16? Are you looking for classroom experience with aspirations to teach? An astounding opportunity has emerged for a Graduate Teaching Assistant to join a welcoming secondary school in the Borough of Bexley on a full-time, long-term basis. The school are keen to find an enthusiastic graduate that is passionate about working with students of ages 11-16. The students in the school are courteous and well-mannered. The role would require you to support them in class, helping them to follow lessons and complete work that has been set by the teacher. The role would also require you to assist SEN students on a one-to-one basis and provide personal support. A Graduate Teaching Assistant role is ideal for those looking to gain classroom experience and for those that aspire to teach. The role will require you to: Support students with work set in class Assist SEN students on a one-to-one basis Provide personal support Supervise group activities. Take part in training if required. To apply for the role you must: Be a graduate, ideally with a 2:1 degree. Have good communication skills Be enthusiastic about working with students of ages 11-16 Horizon Teachers have successfully placed Graduate Teaching Assistants into secondary schools across London and the South East for over 10 years with many taking up teaching roles after.   Please apply as soon as possible with an up to date CV, the school want to interview immediately. 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.                                                           

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Teaching Assistant – Maths Graduate ASAP start East London £60 - £90 per day Ofsted good school Are you a recent Maths graduate who is looking for a new and exciting role in education? Perhaps an experienced teaching assistant looking for a move? Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known secondary school in the borough of Waltham Forest who are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic individual to join their support staff team. The school is an 11 – 16 community school and are non-selective school for the local community, and they are a representative of the community they serve, they are an inclusive school and whilst they are very diverse every pupil is known for who they are and the richness of their character. The role would include working within their resourced provision for pupils with Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) and SEN and more widely across the school supporting SEN students in lessons, Students are rewarding the work with, the school is ideally looking for staff that are dedicated and passionate about working with students with autism and a wide range of SEN. The successful applicant will have relevant qualifications and/or experience of working with children with autism, the ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities, resilience and flexibility to respond to the varying demands of the school day and the pupils’ needs. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Degree in a Maths related subject Excellent communication skills both written and verbal Experience of working within a school (Desired) Enthusiastic and proactive in everything you do Great attention to detail If you feel you are the right person for this school then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered. 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 -

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Lewisham Secondary School Full-time Long-term Immediate start £60 to £90 per day Are you a recent graduate with a 2:1 degree? Do you have experience of working with students aged 11-16? Are you looking for classroom experience? Do you aspire to teach? A thriving Secondary School in Lewisham are seeking a recent graduate to join as a Graduate Teaching Assistant on a full-time, long-term basis. This is a warm, welcoming school that has a vibrant learning community. The Senior Leadership Team are ambitious and they are keen to find an enthusiastic individual with a passion for working with students in class to help them realise their potential. A Graduate Teaching Assistant role is ideal for those looking to gain classroom experience and for those that aspire to teach. At Horizon Teachers we have successfully placed Graduate Teaching Assistants into Secondary Schools across London for over 10 years with many taking up teaching roles after. The role will require you to: Support students in class. Assist students that need additional support on a one-to-one basis. Supervise group activities. Take part in training if required. To apply for the role you must: Be a graduate, ideally with a 2:1 degree. Have experience/be enthusiastic about working with students aged 11-16. Be compassionate to the needs and requirements of students and teachers.   Please apply as soon as possible with an up to date CV, the school want to interview immediately. 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 -

Russell Group Maths Graduate

£74 - £90 per day
Russell Group Maths Graduates wantedLearning Support Assistants roleCentral LondonSecondary School rolesASAP Start£74 - £90 per day Are you a recent Russell Group graduate?Do you have a Maths degree or a relevant degree with a Maths focus? Do you want a rewarding role is an Outstanding Secondary School?Horizon Teachers has the role for you. We are working with an Outstanding Secondary school in Tower Hamlets who are looking for Russell Group Graduates to work in their Maths Department. This is an exciting role to use your degree and enhance the education of the students you work with. We are looking for passionate and driven graduates who want to work in a school setting to teach and support students in maths. This role would suit someone who has a passion for the subject and who is possibly thinking about teaching in 2019. You will be supporting the Maths department and as directed by the head of Maths will have a large role in the development of all students. The school is an Outstanding mixed Secondary school located in central Tower Hamlets, Easily accessible by Public transport the school has a great reputation in the local area and links to some of the best Universities in London. This ensures staff have access to the highest levels of training and also the opportunity to train to teach at the school. The school look to invest in staff and will provide weekly training. The school are looking for applicants from individuals who have;Recent Russell Group Graduates.A degree in Maths of a related maths based subject.A passion for education and want to pass this on to others.Experience as a tutor or within a school settingWant to work as a Learning Support Assistant.When working in this role you can expect;Excellent in job training - Once a week from the schoolA passionate and enthusiastic working teamA route into teaching if desired in 2019 A full time position for the entire school year.Please apply ASAP as the school wish to appoint, if this role is not for you but you may know someone who is looking we offer a referral scheme for a successful appointment. 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.

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Bexley Secondary School Full-time Long-term Immediate start £60 to £90 per day Are you a recent graduate with a 2:1 degree? Do you have experience of working with students aged 11-16? Are you looking for classroom experience? Do you aspire to teach? A thriving Secondary School in Bexley are seeking a recent graduate to join as a Graduate Teaching Assistant on a long-term basis. This is a warm, welcoming school that has a vibrant learning community. The leadership team are commitment to ensuring the students achieve well, are well cared for, and enjoy school. They are keen to find an enthusiastic individual with a passion for working with students and teachers in and outside of class. A Graduate Teaching Assistant role is ideal for those looking to gain classroom experience and for those that aspire to teach. At Horizon Teachers we have successfully placed Graduate Teaching Assistants into Secondary Schools across London for over 10 years with many taking up teaching roles after. The role will require you to: Support students and teachers in and outside of class. Assist students that need additional support on a one-to-one basis. Supervise group activities. Take part in training if required. To apply for the role you must: Be a graduate, ideally with a 2:1 degree. Be enthusiastic about working with students and teachers. Be compassionate to the needs and requirements of students and teachers.   Please apply as soon as possible with an up to date CV, the school want to interview immediately. 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 -

Graduate Teaching Assistants

£60 - £85 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistants South East London £60 - £85 Per Day Start date is as soon as the right person is found Are you a graduate who is passionate about education and is looking to become a teacher of the future? Horizon teachers is currently working with a wide range of Primary schools in South East London who are looking for energetic and passionate teaching assistants to join their warm welcoming schools. As a teaching assistant you will gain valuable classroom experience, get a better understanding of the school curriculum while learning from experienced classroom teachers. As a teaching assistant your duties will be to work alongside teachers to offer support with small groups of students on a 1 to 1 basis, supporting the classroom teacher in managing behaviour, mentoring targeted students that are passionate about learning, working with SEN and challenging students to improve their learning in and out of the classroom while building rapport with staff and students. You will find Horizon Teachers extremely supportive from the beginning, right from your initial consultation, preparation for job interviews, agreeing your placement and then throughout your year at the school, we also provide safeguarding and behaviour management training. To be considered for this fantastic opportunity you will have the following; Educated to a degree level Experience of working with children (desired not essential) Excellent communication skills Positive can do attitude Enthusiastic in everything you do Ability to engage with and inspire young people The roles are due to start in January although the schools may require the right people to start ASAP, this is a great opportunity for anyone looking for an exciting career in teaching. If this role is of interest to yourself then please apply with an updated copy of 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.

Graduate Teaching Assitant

£60 - £90 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Westminster ASAP Start Ofsted Outstanding school £60 - £90 per day Are you a recent graduate who is looking to get into the exciting world of education? Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known academy in the borough of Westminster who are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their prestigious staffing team. The Academy provides an award-winning education, and have huge ambition and aspiration for every student, their commitment to their success is combined with excellent pastoral support to make sure that students feel safe, secure and successful at all times. They enable their students to discover genuine interests that extend beyond the classroom and to express themselves be encouraging a broad understanding of the world, a social conscience and a considerate approach to other people. They strive to ensure that all students at the academy have an understanding of their place in society, both locally and globally and seek to make positive impact upon it. As a teaching assistant your role will be to work with students on a 1-2-1 basis or through group exercises but also to work with students who need extra support, ideally you will be working in the department most relevant to your degree. If you want experience working with SEN this is also something that can be offered to you. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘Overall students make outstanding progress with the proportion of students achieving five GCSE grades A*-C including English and Mathematics, Disabled students and those who have special educational needs make outstanding progress as a result of the academy’s targeted interventions to support their achievement, Students from a very wide range of background and cultures get on well with each other and with staff, Students are proud of the academy’s achievements’ To be successful in your application you will have the following; Educated to a degree level (2.1 Or greater) Experience of working with children (Desired not essential) Enthusiastic can do attitude Great attention to detail Excellent communication skills both written and verbal Keen interest in education If you feel this is the right role for you then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered. 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. -  

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant £60 - £90 per day November start Ofsted good school Barnet Are you an recent graduate who is looking to secure and exciting role in the world of education? Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known Barnet school who is looking for an enthusiastic graduate teaching assistant to join their friendly, welcoming staffing team on a long term basis till the end of the academic year.   The school is an all-boys 11-16 comprehensive school with a mixed boys and girls sixth form and are consistently heavily over-subscribed with over 1000 students on roll including a sixth form with over 300 students. The relationship they build with their parental community is of paramount importance to them, they believe that parents are the ‘prime educators’  and their continued success owes much to the highly effective partnership they establish with all of their parents. In recent years they have succeeded in raising funds for an extensive building and refurbishment programme so that their facilities are now first rate and include an astro turf pitch, their own playing fields with pavilion, a performing arts centre, and up to date computer network and their new state of the art Sixth form centre. They also offer a very wide range of extra-curricular activities from early morning to after school, including trips abroad, from skiing to music, History and theatre tours. To be considered for this role you will have the following; An enthusiastic, inspirational approach to work Educated to a degree level The ability to engage with and inspire young people dedicated to high quality classroom support Excellent communication skills both written and verbal An enthusiasm and desire to contribute to the breadth of extra-curricular activities of the department and the whole school If you feel you are the right teacher for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered. 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 -

Russell Group Maths Graduate

£74 - £90 per day
Russell Group Maths Graduates wantedLearning Support Assistants roleCentral LondonSecondary School rolesASAP Start£74 - £90 per day Are you a recent Russell Group graduate?Do you have a Maths degree or a relevant degree with a Maths focus? Do you want a rewarding role is an Outstanding Secondary School?Horizon Teachers has the role for you. We are working with an Outstanding Secondary school in Tower Hamlets who are looking for Russell Group Graduates to work in their Maths Department. This is an exciting role to use your degree and enhance the education of the students you work with. We are looking for passionate and driven graduates who want to work in a school setting to teach and support students in maths. This role would suit someone who has a passion for the subject and who is possibly thinking about teaching in 2019. You will be supporting the Maths department and as directed by the head of Maths will have a large role in the development of all students. The school is an Outstanding mixed Secondary school located in central Tower Hamlets, Easily accessible by Public transport the school has a great reputation in the local area and links to some of the best Universities in London. This ensures staff have access to the highest levels of training and also the opportunity to train to teach at the school. The school look to invest in staff and will provide weekly training. The school are looking for applicants from individuals who have;Recent Russell Group Graduates.A degree in Maths of a related maths based subject.A passion for education and want to pass this on to others.Experience as a tutor or within a school settingWant to work as a Learning Support Assistant.When working in this role you can expect;Excellent in job training - Once a week from the schoolA passionate and enthusiastic working teamA route into teaching if desired in 2019 A full time position for the entire school year.Please apply ASAP as the school wish to appoint, if this role is not for you but you may know someone who is looking we offer a referral scheme for a successful appointment. 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.

Russell Group Graduates

£60 - £90 per day
Russell Group Graduates London Immediate Start £60 - £90 per day Are you a recent graduate from a Russell Group University who is looking for a new and exciting challenge within the world of education? Here at Horizon Teachers we are currently looking for the next generation of teachers, graduates who are enthusiastic about education and making a difference to the life of young adults. The schools that we are working with provide all Teaching Assistants with excellent training. You will be introduced to the latest teaching innovations as well as being fully trained on working with SEN students. As a Teaching Assistant you will be a vital link between teachers and students and in past years teaching assistants have been seen to improve grades as well as develop students’ behaviour. As a teaching assistant you will be reporting directly to the SEN coordinator and would be expected to provide assistance in the educational and social development of students acting as a role model for them. You will help in planning classroom activities for small groups of students or on a 1-2-1 basis, differentiating work for students to assist in their learning, You will provide support to students outside of the classroom enabling them to fully participate in all aspects of school life. Some of the students you will be working with will have specific learning needs and you will be helping to develop their social skills by taking a more holistic approach to their education. As a successful candidate you will have the following Have a recent degree from a Russell Group University Good organisational and communication skills Enjoy working with students in small groups and on a 1-2-1 basis Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities Take pride in your work, with an eye for details and accuracy The ability to engage with and inspire young people 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 -      

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £85 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Enfield Ofsted good school September 2018 Start £60-£85 per day are you a recent graduate who is looking for an exciting career in the world of education and would like to take your first step to making that a reality? Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known Enfield secondary school who are looking for graduates to join them for the next academic year. The schools objective is to provide all students with a first class education because they believe that a solid education is vital in today’s world recognising that every student has different needs and that it’s their job to meet them. They are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working and dedicated member of staff to work with a range of students with a variety of special educational needs including social/communication difficulties, the ideal candidate will have experience of working in a secondary school. They put a huge emphasis on professional development, most of it in-house and are proud of the high number of good and outstanding teachers who work in their school, also being noted for their ‘can do’ attitude. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘Students are well motivated in their learning and their behaviour is good, they feel very safe in the community atmosphere and learn to respect and tolerate one another, Disabled students and those who need extra support make good progress especially in English, The large number of students who speak English as an additional language reach good standards across the subjects. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Great attention to detail Passionate about education Positive can do attitude Excellent organisational skills Educated to a degree level The ability to engage with an inspire young people To be considered to this fantastic role then please apply with an updated copy of 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon -