Graduate Teaching Assistant

£89.72 - £120 per day
Outer London, Outer London - South West, Home Counties - Surrey
Long term
Start date: September 2024
We are seeking ambitious and committed Graduate Teaching Assistants to join a team within a secondary school situated in the London Borough of Croydon commencing in September 2024. This is an ideal role for those passionate about supporting young people to reach their potential and make excellent academic progress.

  • Responsibilities of a Graduate Teaching Assistant:
  • Support teachers with the lesson planning and material preparation.
  • Understand the responsibility of safeguarding pupils and reporting any concerns to the safeguarding lead.
  • Work with students with varied abilities and needs on a 1:1, small group, and whole class basis.
  • Engage in professional development opportunities to enhance your teaching skills.

What the school are looking for?
  • Basic knowledge of SEND and overcoming learning barriers.
  • Some knowledge of strategies in working with young people with challenging behaviours.
  • Experience of establishing and maintaining positive working relationships.
  • A genuine interest in support children.

  • Why this school?
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement with a range of high-quality training programmes.
  • Leaders ensure that all pupils in the school can excel by providing an exceptionally high quality of education.
  • Behaviour in the school is very strong.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please submit 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, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. 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. 

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