Teaching Assistant

£80 - £110 per day
All Inner London, Inner London - South West
Long term
Start date: December 2023

We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic secondary school teaching assistant to join a dynamic and committed team in a school located in Battersea, Wandsworth.

As a teaching assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the learning and development of students across Key Stage 3 and 4. The school is rated at 'Outstanding' by Ofsted with comments on the Principal's exceptional leadership. Pupils of all abilities make strong progress across the school.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Work closely with class teachers and the SENCO to support the planning and implementation of the national curriculum to a small group of students with varying learning needs.
  • Assist to create a positive classroom and learning environment for students.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues across the school.


  • Professional Development opportunities and career progression available.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • A Senior Leadership Team who have many years of experience combined and are passionate about education.

Why Horizon Teachers?

  • We are 4.8* rated on Google - I want to send a thank you to my consultant Nola for all of her help and guidance in helping me secure my first job as a SEN teaching assistant. Nola's commitment to finding the right fit for me was evident throughout the entire process.
  • A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers!
  • Earn up to £300 in vouchers for any successful referrals.

If you are passionate about education, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV as soon as possible.

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. 

Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.