Teaching Assistant

£85 - £100 per day
Inner London - South West
Long term
Start date: September 2024
Are you a recent graduate that is passionate about education and eager to gain hands-on experience in a dynamic Secondary School? Horizon Teachers is working with an Outstanding' Secondary School in the Borough of Wandsworth, that is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Graduate Teaching Assistant to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity for graduates considering a career in teaching or educational support.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Classroom Support: Assist teachers in delivering engaging lessons, supporting students with varying needs, and managing classroom behaviour
  • Individual and Small Group Tutoring: Provide focused academic assistance to students who need extra support in specific subjects
  • Administrative Tasks: Aid in the preparation of lesson materials, marking assignments, and maintaining student records
  • Extracurricular Activities: Support and participate in extracurricular programs, including clubs, sports, and school events
  • Special Education Needs (SEN): Work with SEN coordinators to support students with special educational needs, ensuring inclusive learning experiences.

Requirements:
  • Educational Background: A bachelor's degree in any subject. However, degrees in Education, Psychology, English, Math, or Science are particularly advantageous
  • Experience: Previous classroom-based experience in a secondary school setting is essential
  • Skills: Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Ability to build positive relationships with students and staff
  • Passion for Education: A genuine interest in supporting young people's learning and development
  • Commitment: Reliable, punctual, and capable of working independently as well as part of a team

If this sounds like you, and you want to be a part of a fantastic and supportive network that is all about the students, then apply today with us at Horizon Teachers.

Why Horizon Teachers:
  • You would be supported throughout the onboarding procedure by one of our many specialised consultants who have experience in the education sector and have a strong passion for supporting schools
  • We offer a FREE Safeguarding Course online to support you in your work in an educational setting
  • We are the highest-rated agency in London with a 4.8* Google rating from other teachers, support staff, and school we have worked with in the past.

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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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