Are you a recent Graduate or an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for a Teaching Assistant role?
Do you have a strong knowledge in Science?
Are you looking to gain experience in a school as a teaching assistant before progressing to complete a teaching qualification?
Do you have the drive, commitment and dedication to work with students of all abilities and make a real difference to their achievement?
Do you have experience working with children who have Special Educational needs?
Horizon teachers is working with an outstanding schools in East London who is looking to employ a graduates or experienced Teaching Assistant to work within their support department. This is a long term role with the opportunity for a permanent contract after a period at the school.
As a Teaching Assistant you will be supporting and progressing students of all abilities across the school. As directed by the SENCO the ideal individual for this role will be able to adapt and support in every subject area. A background in Science would be looked upon favourably as a percentage of the timetable is to work in the Science department. You will work alongside experienced teachers and other teaching assistants to provide in class support as well as working with students in small groups and on a one to one basis. You will gain a valuable insight into the role of a teacher, prior experience within SEN support would be an advantage and will be looked upon favourably by the school.
The school is a successful, multicultural comprehensive secondary school providing a quality education to all of its students. The school is a vibrant, inclusive and diverse community where everyone is encouraged and expected to fulfil their potential. In its recent Ofsted report inspectors commented that "The school knows its students extremely well and provides them with exceptional care and support…Leaders at all levels have worked hard to secure continuous improvement over a sustained period
The schools provides all Teaching Assistants with excellent training. You will be introduced to the latest teaching innovations as well as being fully trained on working with SEN students. As a Teaching Assistant you will be a vital link between teachers and students and in past years teaching assistants have been seen to improve grades as well as develop students' behaviour.
Please apply for the position immediately as the school will be interviewing ASAP and are looking at a start date of the 22nd February.
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 and the South East. 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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