Graduate Teaching Assistant

£90 - £120 per day
Outer London, Outer London - South East
Long term
Start date: September 2024
Are you a graduate seeking a new role in the education sector? Are you considering a career in teaching? We are working with a secondary school situated in the Crystal Palace area of the London Borough of Croydon who are seeking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant. This is an excellent opportunity for graduates with a passion for working with SEN students to gain experience within secondary school. This could be used as a stepping stone into teaching or the field of SEN.

You will join a large secondary school, rated Outstanding' by Ofsted on consecutive occasions. They are a high performing school where both staff and students are encouraged to achieve their potential.

Areas of responsibility:
  • Supporting students across KS3 and KS4 on a 1:1, whole class or small group basis, some have been identified as having additional needs.
  • Leading small group sessions and interventions.
  • Supporting with behaviour management.
  • Establishing positive relationships with students, parents and colleagues.

Why this school?
  • The school have a strong culture of collaboration where staff support one another.
  • The school invest in Career Professional Development with support and training programmes.
  • You will be given opportunities to develop your career.

Why Horizon Teachers?
  • We are committed to ensuring that our staff are happy in their roles please check our 4.8* Google reviews.
  • FREE Safeguarding training offered to all support staff once registered with Horizon Teachers.
  • We provide interview guidance and support throughout your job search.

Please submit your CV as soon as possible, or risk missing out!


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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