Graduate Teaching Assistants Jobs

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. A Graduate Teaching Assistant (or Graduate Learning Support Assistant) can move onto vocational training supported by the School to be fully trained as a Teacher with Qualified Teacher Status.

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

Listed below are our current graduate opportunities. Please apply to any that appeal to you. To be alerted of any new available opportunities, 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.​

 

10 Jobs

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£65 - £90 per day
Why Horizon Teachers;• You choose to be paid via a payroll company or directly by Horizon• You can choose whichever payroll company suits you• If you choose a payroll company then we will uplift your pay to guarantee you are better off• After 12 weeks we will pay you the permanent equivalent for the job• Please look at our reviews to see from others what it is like to work with us• We have been helping teachers/TA's find work since 2008• In our team we have collective experience of working with schools for over 80 years!Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known academy in Enfield who are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic graduate to join them on a long term basis.The academy is all about students, staff and parents working together both educationally and socially.Their main objective is to provide all students with a first class education, as a solid education is vital in todays world recognising that every student has different needs and that it's their job to meet them, they don't only educate students about life, they prepare them for life whatever a students' ambition.The academy is a community where inspirational teaching, self-evaluation and self-improvement are evident from the moment you enter the Academy. Their students are diverse, exciting and talented and the same is true for their staff putting 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 the school, they are also noted for their can do' attitude.To be successful in your application you will have the followingEducated to a degree levelAvailable to for a September start The ability to engage with and inspire young peopleExperience of working with children (Desired)Good communication both written and verbalExcellent organisational skillsPositive can do attitude To be considered for this fantastic role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV.Due to COVID-19 we are currently conducting remote interviews in order to protect the health and welfare of our 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Russel Group Graduates

£10 - £12 per hour
Have you just graduated and are unsure what to do next? Horizon Teachers are currently working multiple outstanding Schools in West London hoping to appoint learning support assistants to join their growing SEN (Special Educational Needs) department in September 2020.We are looking for people with experience working with young people, whether it be tuition, working in a local youth club or mentoring during your own time at School, we would love to hear from you today!This role will cover a range of subjects depending on the needs of each individual student however there will be a strong emphasis on the core subjects, especially English.This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn in an environment where every day is a learning experience with plenty of room for career progression and you will gain invaluable experience along the way while making a real difference.More about this position:• You will be working one to one with students that require support in their learning, helping them to overcome challenges and improve their understanding and overall performance in School.• There will be a strong focus on literacy, particularly with English as a Secondary language and mild dyslexia• You will be required to email parents on a fortnightly basis to update them on student progress• Opportunity to train as a Teacher for particularly strong applicantsWe are looking for people who:• Hold a degree or have relevant experience working with young people at the Secondary level• Have a passion for education with aspirations to train as a Teacher in the future• Have excellent communication skills.• Are enthusiastic, positive and love to get involved• Enjoy working with young people• Are adaptable and flexible• You must have the right to work in the UKWhy work with us?• We offer additional training (CPD) throughout the School year and its absolutely free• We offer the best rate of pay in London and should you decide to use a payroll company we will also cover the costWe are currently conducting all registrations via video due to the coronvirus pandemic, don't hesitate to get in touch today to discuss the many options we have available.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

£65 - £90 per day
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. Benjamin FranklinWhy Horizon Teachers? Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeksFree safeguarding trainingA high-level of support and trainingYou choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to useOpportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a schoolThe perfect way to launch your career in educationA Barnet based school is looking for teaching assistants for September 2020!The school prides itself for their behaviour management which was noted in their Ofsted report Pupils conduct is of a very high standard they attend regularly, work hard and are eager to learn, they value and enjoy the full range of extra-curricular opportunities available to them'.They have invested over £3 million in refurbishing the site, so that the school itself and classrooms are fitted with interactive whiteboards and students have access to 7 specialist IT suites.The ideal person will need to have a real drive to want to become a teacher as this is a fantastic opportunity to gain all the necessary experience and it will be hands on, it's a great way to get a better understanding of the curriculum, witness different teaching styles and also learning how to manage behaviour effectively, you will also need to be empathetic towards the students you will be supporting as they will have Special Educational Needs.In return the school will help you reach your goal by offering support from the start, they welcome fresh ideas from graduates such as setting up after school clubs which the students really enjoy, you'll be required to attend weekly department meetings also.The school is ideally looking for an individual with the following;Educated to a degree levelExperience of working within a school (Desired)Positive can do attitudeSeptember 2020 availability Have excellent communication skills both written or verbalThe ability to engage with and inspire young peopleExcellent organisational skillsGreat attention to detailThis is a great opportunity for individuals living in the borough of Barnet or surrounding areas such as Enfield, Islington and Harrow.To be considered for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more about this opportunity.Due to recent government advice with regards to COVID-19 Horizon Teachers are currently conducting remote interviews In order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff, we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future.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.

Russel Group Graduates

£70 - £90 per day
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. - W.B. YeatsEach year there are more and more students in need of additional learning support and without the support of people like you they will struggle to reach their full potential.Horizon Teachers are currently working multiple outstanding Schools in West London hoping to appoint learning support assistants to join their growing SEN (Special Educational Needs) department in September 2020.We are looking for people with experience working with young people, whether it be tuition, working in a local youth club or mentoring during your own time at School, we would love to hear from you today!This role will cover a range of subjects depending on the needs of each individual student however there will be a strong emphasis on the core subjects, especially English.This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn in an environment where every day is a learning experience with plenty of room for career progression and you will gain invaluable experience along the way while making a real difference.More about this position:• You will be working one to one with students that require support in their learning, helping them to overcome challenges and improve their understanding and overall performance in School.• There will be a strong focus on literacy, particularly with English as a Secondary language and mild dyslexia• You will be required to email parents on a fortnightly basis to update them on student progress• Opportunity to train as a Teacher for particularly strong applicantsWe are looking for people who:• Hold a degree or have relevant experience working with young people at the Secondary level• Have a passion for education with aspirations to train as a Teacher in the future• Have excellent communication skills.• Are enthusiastic, positive and love to get involved• Enjoy working with young people• Are adaptable and flexible• You must have the right to work in the UKWhy work with us?• We offer additional training (CPD) throughout the School year and its absolutely free• We offer the best rate of pay in London and should you decide to use a payroll company we will also cover the costWe are currently conducting all registrations via video due to the coronvirus pandemic, don't hesitate to get in touch today to discuss the many options we have available.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.

University Graduates

£70 - £90 per day
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. - SocratesRecently the government announced that all students must return to School in September and naturally there will be an increased demand for assistance in the Special Educational Needs department of many Schools.Horizon Teachers are currently working multiple outstanding Schools in West London hoping to appoint learning support assistants to join their growing SEN (Special Educational Needs) department in September 2020.We are looking for people with experience working with young people, whether it be tuition, working in a local youth club or mentoring during your own time at School, we would love to hear from you today!This role will cover a range of subjects depending on the needs of each individual student however there will be a strong emphasis on the core subjects, especially English.This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn in an environment where every day is a learning experience with plenty of room for career progression and you will gain invaluable experience along the way while making a real difference.More about this position:• You will be working one to one with students that require support in their learning, helping them to overcome challenges and improve their understanding and overall performance in School.• There will be a strong focus on literacy, particularly with English as a Secondary language and mild dyslexia• You will be required to email parents on a fortnightly basis to update them on student progress• Opportunity to train as a Teacher for particularly strong applicantsWe are looking for people who:• Hold a degree or have relevant experience working with young people at the Secondary level• Have a passion for education with aspirations to train as a Teacher in the future• Have excellent communication skills.• Are enthusiastic, positive and love to get involved• Enjoy working with young people• Are adaptable and flexible• You must have the right to work in the UKWhy work with us?• We offer additional training (CPD) throughout the School year and its absolutely free• We offer the best rate of pay in London and should you decide to use a payroll company we will also cover the costWe are currently conducting all registrations via video due to the coronvirus pandemic, don't hesitate to get in touch today to discuss the many options we have available.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.

Science Graduate Teaching Assistant

£74 - £90 per day
Horizon Teachers is working with a great community based secondary 11-16 Academy in Essex who are looking to appoint Science Graduate Teaching Assistants to work in their Science department. The school wish to appoint regent graduates with a passion for education who are able to enthuse and motivate pupils of all abilities. The School is looking for Passionate and Hard working Science graduates to start their journey into teaching. You will be supporting teachers in Science lessons and working with pupils using your specialism and the knowledge you have gained from your degree. The role would be ideal for someone thinking about a career as a teacher in the future. Why this role? • As a Science Teaching Assistant you will be supporting a range of pupils. • You will experience work in a great secondary school. • You will develop skills that you can take on to teaching • You will be provided with excellent training • Opportunities to train as a teacher will be available at the end of the year. For the successful teaching assistants support will be provided throughout the year, you will work alongside excellent teachers as well as passionate pupils. The school itself is located in Outer East London with excellent transport links to East London and Essex. The school is accessed via public transport and road so is easily commutable from central London. Graded as Good by Ofsted this school is on the Up and wishes to welcome recent graduates. What the school are looking for. • A Passionate Science graduate looking to work in a great school. • An individual with a recent degree in Physics, Chemistry or Biology and strong A Levels. • Someone who is able to enthuse and motivate pupils • An individual with a strong academic background. • A teaching Assistant who can pass on their Outstanding subject knowledge • An individual who can commit to furthering professional development through the bespoke opportunities on offer at the Academy Please apply with an up to date CV as the school wish to video interview ASAP

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant

£74 - £90 per day
Horizon Teachers is working with a great community based secondary 11-16 Academy in Essex who are looking to appoint Maths Graduate Teaching Assistants to work in their Maths department. The school wish to appoint regent graduates with a passion for education who are able to enthuse and motivate pupils of all abilities. The School is looking for Passionate and Hard working graduates to start their journey into teaching. You will be supporting teacher in Maths lesson and working with pupils using your specialism and the knowledge you have gained from your degree. The role would be ideal for someone thinking about a career as a teacher in the future. Why this role? • As a Teaching Assistant you will be supporting a range of pupils. • You will experience work in a great secondary school. • You will develop skills that you can take on to teaching • You will be provided with excellent training • Opportunities to train as a teacher will be available at the end of the year. For the successful teaching assistants support will be provided throughout the year, you will work alongside excellent teachers as well as passionate pupils. The school itself is located in Outer East London with excellent transport links to East London and Essex. The school is accessed via public transport and road so is easily commutable from central London. Graded as Good by Ofsted this school is on the Up and wishes to welcome recent graduates. What the school are looking for. • A Passionate graduate looking to work in a great school. • An individual with a recent degree in Maths and strng A Levels • Someone who is able to enthuse and motivate pupils • An individual with a strong academic background. • A teaching Assistant who can pass on their Outstanding subject knowledge • An individual who can commit to furthering professional development through the bespoke opportunities on offer at the Academy Please apply with an up to date CV as the school wish to video interview ASAP

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£75 - £95 per day
Horizon Teachers is working with a great community based secondary 11-16 Academy in Essex who are looking to appoint Graduate Teaching Assistants to work in their Science, Maths and English department. The school wish to appoint regent graduates with a passion for education who are able to enthuse and motivate pupils of all abilities. The School is looking for Passionate and Hard working graduates to start their journey into teaching. You will be supporting teacher in lesson and working with pupils using your specialism and the knowledge you have gained from your degree. The role would be ideal for someone thinking about a career as a teacher in the future. Why this role?• As a Teaching Assistant you will be supporting a range of pupils.• You will experience work in a great secondary school. • You will develop skills that you can take on to teaching • You will be provided with excellent training• Opportunities to train as a teacher will be available at the end of the year. For the successful teaching assistants support will be provided throughout the year, you will work alongside excellent teachers as well as passionate pupils. The school itself is located in Outer East London with excellent transport links to East London and Essex. The school is accessed via public transport and road so is easily commutable from central London. Graded as Good by Ofsted this school is on the Up and wishes to welcome recent graduates.What the school are looking for.• A Passionate graduate looking to work in a great school.• An individual with a recent degree in Maths/Science or English• Someone who is able to enthuse and motivate pupils • An individual with a strong academic background. • A teaching Assistant who can pass on their Outstanding subject knowledge • An individual who can commit to furthering professional development through the bespoke opportunities on offer at the AcademyPlease apply with an up to date CV as the school wish to video interview ASAPHorizon 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.

Russel Group Graduates

£70 - £90 per day
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education - Martin Luther King, Jr.Have you just graduated? Unsure what to do next or considering a career as a Teacher?Each year there are more and more students in need of additional learning support and without the support of people like you they will struggle to reach their full potential.Horizon Teachers are currently working multiple outstanding Schools in West London hoping to appoint learning support assistants to join their growing SEN (Special Educational Needs) department in September 2020.We are looking for people with experience working with young people, whether it be tuition, working in a local youth club or mentoring during your own time at School, we would love to hear from you today!This role will cover a range of subjects depending on the needs of each individual student however there will be a strong emphasis on the core subjects, especially English.This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn in an environment where every day is a learning experience with plenty of room for career progression and you will gain invaluable experience along the way while making a real difference.More about this position:• You will be working one to one with students that require support in their learning, helping them to overcome challenges and improve their understanding and overall performance in School.• There will be a strong focus on literacy, particularly with English as a Secondary language and mild dyslexia• You will be required to email parents on a fortnightly basis to update them on student progress• Opportunity to train as a Teacher for particularly strong applicantsWe are looking for people who:• Hold a degree or have relevant experience working with young people at the Secondary level• Have a passion for education with aspirations to train as a Teacher in the future• Have excellent communication skills.• Are enthusiastic, positive and love to get involved• Enjoy working with young people• Are adaptable and flexible• You must have the right to work in the UKWhy work with us?• We offer additional training (CPD) throughout the School year and its absolutely free• We offer the best rate of pay in London and should you decide to use a payroll company we will also cover the costWe are currently conducting all registrations via video due to the coronvirus pandemic, don't hesitate to get in touch today to discuss the many options we have available.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 - Maths Graduate position

£70 - £90 per day
Working as a Teaching Assistant in Central London in a Great Secondary School can be a rewarding and beneficial job. We are looking for Teaching Assistants to start in September 2020 and work for the whole school year.  Horizon Teachers is currently looking for graduates with a Maths background who can work as a Teaching Assistant in a central London Secondary School. This role would be the perfect position for someone with a maths background who is looking to experience life in schools before training to teach. Why this role? You will be working within the Maths department supporting pupils in your area of specialism. You will make a real difference in the lives of all the pupils you support. You will work in a great team and learn skills from teachers that you can use in a future career.  You will teach maths to pupils who will really value you and your skills.  Why this school? It has been graded as Good by Ofsted in a recent inspection. Staff feel valued and are given training to support pupils. You will join a great team of teaching assistants who work hard to support all pupils. Pupils behaviour is excellent and you will be made welcome from day one.  Why Horizon Teachers? We have worked with this school for 3 years and all teaching assistants have progressed to their next step in education.  We support you in the whole process from application to securing a role, then throughout your time at the school. We pay a good rate for you as a Teaching Assistant with opportunities for increased pay.  We offer training on safeguarding to Teaching Assistants. If you want to start the process of securing your ideal role as a Teaching Assistant apply ASAP.