Teaching Assistant

£90 - £120 per day
Inner London, Inner London - South East
Long term
Start date: September 2024
We are seeking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant to work collaboratively with teaching staff in class to help improve outcomes of students with a variety of SEN. This is a great opportunity for graduates with a passion for working with children to gain experience of working within a school.

You will work in a large, mixed secondary school situated in the London Borough of Southwark. They are an excellent, high achieving secondar school that promotes creativity and academy excellence.

About the role:
  • Supporting students in 1:1, group or whole class settings ensuring they have access to learning.
  • Working with the class teacher and SENCO to ensure the provision supports learning needs.
  • Establishing and maintain positive relationships with students, parents/carers and colleagues.
  • Supporting with behaviour management where required.

Why this school?
  • Comprehensive induction programmes and training and development opportunities to support career development.
  • The school have a strong culture of collaboration with a friendly and supportive Senior Leadership Team.

Why Horizon Teachers?
  • We are a team of specialist education consultants many of us have worked in a school setting ourselves.
  • Free certified Safeguarding training offered to all support staff once registered with Horizon Teachers.
  • We offer support and guidance throughout your job search and interview process.

We encourage you to apply 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. 

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