Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant

- Wandsworth, South West London (Putney area)
- Mainstream Primary school
- Full Time- 5 days a week Mon-Fri
- 1 year contract starting March 2020

We are working with a school who require a Teaching Assistant to support upper KS2.

About the role:
You will be supporting children across the curriculum,
Mainly supporting the whole class but may take responsibility to support children with additional needs on a one to one basis.
Being a positive role model and motivating and encouraging pupils
Helping with school events, trips and activities

About the school:
• A 2 form entry, established primary school with a strong leadership team
• Vibrant multi- cultural school with a goal to deliver a broad and rich curriculum to its children and provide them with opportunities to explore, enquire and reflect.
• You will be joining a friendly, established team who love to give children confidence to learn and be the best they can.
• Well-resourced and committed to providing the best learning environment to children, this is a modern school

About you:
you may be an experienced teaching assistant or a graduate with a desire to work in schools.
• A calm, kind and dedicated approach is required as well as a 'can do' attitude
• Strong behaviour management skills
• Ability to follow instruction and use initiative as you may be working alone at times.
• Good communication is essential,
• Have a good understanding of how children learn and any experience in a similar role would be a huge advantage.

In return you can expect a competitive rate of pay via your chosen payment method (PAYE or Umbrella company)
Continuous training and development opportunities

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV or call 0207 444 0009 to speak to Umar


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.

Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

This job has now been filled but you may be interested in:

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£70 - £95 per day
Are you an enthusiastic recent graduate looking for an opportunity to kick start your career in secondary education within an outstanding school? These are exceptional times with recruitment on hold for many sectors, however, we know that schools will reopen and Horizon Teachers are working with schools full-time from home to know where the best opportunities will be for then. We are seeking an enthusiastic, ambitious and passionate full-time Graduate Teaching Assistant to join an outstanding Secondary school in Bromley this September. As a Graduate Teaching Assistant you will be joining the schools Learning Support Department and supporting students with additional needs. Training and support will be provided by friendly, welcoming and experienced members of the department. If you're considering a teaching career, the school will offer a complete academic years' work that will support your teacher training applications. The school also offers direct teaching training that you will be welcome to apply for if interest This is an exciting and rewarding long-term position starting in September for a graduate that is passionate about education. The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: ·A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years of combined experience and including many ex-teachers ·A 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped ·Free safeguarding and behaviour management training ·In-school experience and a high-level of support and training that will support all teacher training applications ·Opportunity to get a place on salaried teacher training with a school ·Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals We are looking for the following Graduate Teaching Assistant: ·Proactive, enthusiastic and positive outlook ·Excellent oral and written communication skills ·Strong interpersonal skills ·Enjoys supporting children (relevant experience in school, tutoring etc. is desirable) ·A 2.1 or above degree If you are enthusiastic and passionate about education, please apply as soon as possible with an up to date CV and we will contact you immediately if you are successful.  Due to recent government advice with regards to COVID-19 Horizon Teachers are currently working from home. In order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff, we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future. 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. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant - Science

£80 - £100 per day
A move into Teaching Assistant work can lead to a multitude of roles. With schools still open and Horizon Teacher employing Graduates now into these roles the time to apply is here.    Horizon teachers is working with an outstanding school in Romford who is in need of a Teaching assistant to work within the Support department in September 2020 with a focus on Science. This position has been filled by Horizon Teachers for the past year and the current employee has been taken on to teacher training so there is now a vacancy.   This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward thinking Secondary School in Romford who are on a journey to become one of the best Secondary Schools in Havering.    As a Teaching Assistant you will be working within the Support department alongside students of all abilities and progressing students to achieve the best. A background in support is not essential as the school will provide training for all staff. The school is however looking for someone who has a strength in Science. 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 and develop skills that can be used throughout teacher training.   The Secondary School that we are working with provide 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.    To apply for this role the ideal candidate will; Be educated to degree level. Have at least a C grade at GCSE in English and Maths. Be supportive and able to communicate with pupils of all abilities.  Hold a valid DBS certificate or be willing to apply for one with Horizon Teachers.  Be motivated and passionate to work in a Secondary school for an academic year.     Please apply for the position immediately as the school will be interviewing as applications are received.

Teaching Assistant

£74 - £90 per day
Teaching Assistant - September 2020 – Year long position Horizon Teachers is currently working alongside a Good Secondary school, The School is looking to appoint up to 5 teaching assistants for the 2020/2021 academic year. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a great school and work with in a supportive, passionate and hardworking team. As a Teaching Assistant the school will offer you; Excellent in role training, you will be trained to support SEN pupils and experience a wide range of techniques. A strong team to work in, you will work with experience TAs and a passionate Special Needs Coordinator. A possible permanent contract in 2021, past TAs have been taken on to become permanent members of staff. A good rate of pay (Outer London), weekly pay and we are able to pay either through Horizon Teachers or your chose Payroll company. A one year long role with the opportunity of a permanent role in the future. The role of Teaching Assistant consists of supporting pupils for the ages of 11 - 16 within Lessons and also out of Lessons. You will be working in all subject areas providing support to individual students as well as small groups of pupils. You will be a key link between pupils and the teaching staff and have a real impact on pupils progress. The ideal Learning support Assistant will have passion, commitment and a drive to work with pupils of all ability. The School is a mid sized mixed Secondary school with good public transport links as well as a large car park that staff are able to use. They were graded as good in their last two Ofsted reports and pupil progress and support was seen as an area of real strength. The current team of Teaching Assistants work well together and the successful applicant will be well supported and join a friendly hard working team. This role would suit an experienced Learning Support Assistant looking for a new challenge or a recent graduate looking to gain experience as a Teaching Assistant. For all support staff training is offered so no matter what level of experience please apply with an up to date CV. The ability to support students who have SEN needs is essential and having done this in the past would be a great advantage. Please apply ASAP, Horizon Teachers are working throughout this Crisis and will be able to organise video interviews for you with the school.  

Learning Support Assistant

£80 - £100 per day
Gaining experience before teacher training is essential, Horizon Teachers are working with a Secondary School in Southwark who are looking for Graduates eager to learn and work as Learning Support Assistants before training to teach.  Working as a Learning Support Assistant would give you the skills, knowledge and grounding to start teacher training with an advantage over others. You will be supporting pupils learning, progressing their academic outcomes and working with great teachers every day. The role of a Learning Support assistant will be the perfect stepping stone for you.  What this role will give you; The opportunity to work for a whole academic year in an Outstanding Secondary School.  The experience working with Outstanding teachers and learning skills in the classroom The time to make a real difference to pupils of every ability.  A great rate of pay starting at £80 per day, increasing to £100 per day.  Training and professional development.  Why this school? Graded as Outstanding by Ofsted. Located in Southwark with excellent transport links to central London. A yearlong guaranteed position.  Excellent Pay rates. The opportunity of a permanent role if desired. Friendly, supportive team.  Horizon Teachers are continuing to support this school in their staffing for September throughout the current crisis. We will arrange video interviews and support throughout your application. We look forward to receiving applications. 

Head of Year

£22,000 - £24,000 per annum
The role of Head of Year would be the ideal first step into working in a school for a recent graduate. You would be working in an Ofsted "Outstanding" Secondary School in North West London. You would have the responsibility for the pastoral and academic progression or a whole year group.  This Outstanding Secondary School located in North West London is looking for a Head of Year who will be able to join their strong Pastoral Team. The role is Head of Year and would suit a recent strong graduate looking to work in Secondary Schools or someone with a few years’ experience in a similar role. This is a fixed term contract for a year in the first instance but may lead to a permanent role in September 2021. The school is looking for a driven and caring individual with a strong academic background who can motivate and act as a role model to students. The Head of Year position involves coordinating students, tracking progress and delivering guidance to a whole year group Working in a team is vital as you will be working in close partnership with other heads of year. You must be degree educated and available to start in September 2020. The current post holder is leaving to start additional studies which is encouraged. The school do however need someone who can commit through until July. The school have asked for the ideal individual to be; Degree Educated within the last 4 years from a Russell Group University. Passionate about Education and working with students in every Secondary School year. Be thinking about working as a teacher in 2021 or continuing to work in schools. Be an excellent communicator and be able to deliver prepared material to groups of students. Be available to interview ASAP via SKYPE.  Why this school? The school is a large, outstanding High achieving school where achievement is at the highest level. Pupil attainment is amongst the highest in London and the School is one of the top non-selective school in London. Staff are supported with regular training. There is the opportunity to train to teach at the school in 2021 if you desire.  If you feel you have the attributes and skills for this role then please apply ASAP. In return the school will offer a great working environment, a strong starting salary and excellent opportunities for progression. Why Apply through Horizon Teachers? We will be able to support you through the whole application, interview and offer for this role. We provide continued support when you are in role. We have excellent relationships with the school and can offer you advice as to how to secure the role. 

Teaching Assistant - Maths Graduate position

£70 - £90 per day
Working as a Teaching Assistant in Central London in a Great Secondary School can be a rewarding and beneficial job. We are looking for Teaching Assistants to start in September 2020 and work for the whole school year.  Horizon Teachers is currently looking for graduates with a Maths background who can work as a Teaching Assistant in a central London Secondary School. This role would be the perfect position for someone with a maths background who is looking to experience life in schools before training to teach. Why this role? You will be working within the Maths department supporting pupils in your area of specialism. You will make a real difference in the lives of all the pupils you support. You will work in a great team and learn skills from teachers that you can use in a future career.  You will teach maths to pupils who will really value you and your skills.  Why this school? It has been graded as Good by Ofsted in a recent inspection. Staff feel valued and are given training to support pupils. You will join a great team of teaching assistants who work hard to support all pupils. Pupils behaviour is excellent and you will be made welcome from day one.  Why Horizon Teachers? We have worked with this school for 3 years and all teaching assistants have progressed to their next step in education.  We support you in the whole process from application to securing a role, then throughout your time at the school. We pay a good rate for you as a Teaching Assistant with opportunities for increased pay.  We offer training on safeguarding to Teaching Assistants. If you want to start the process of securing your ideal role as a Teaching Assistant apply ASAP.   

Teaching Assistant

£70 - £100 per day
A Learning Support Assistant is required for September 2020 to join this Outstanding Mixed Secondary School in Southwark. This opportunity would be prefect for a graduate looking for their first role in Education. The position would be a support role and would give the successful applicant a fantastic start working in schools.  Horizon Teachers is working in partnership with this Outstanding Secondary School in Southwark who are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to work at the school for the entire 2020/2021 academic year. As a Learning Support Assistant you will be working within a dynamic and well committed Learning Support Department. Why this role? One LSA working at the school this academic year when asked quoted "This has been a positive experience and I would highly recommend them to anyone looking to work in a school...Since I've started work as well I've been supported with him being very quick to respond to messages or calls...I highly recommend Horizon teachers for those looking for a quick and easy path into teaching." What is on offer to all Learning Support Assistants? An Excellent daily rate starting at £70 and increasing to over £100 per day. A strong supportive team to work in. The possibility of a Permanent contract in 2021 or sooner. The ability to gain valuable experience that would enhance and teacher training application. Continuous support from Horizon Teachers. The position is a temporary role to start in September 2020 in an Excellent Secondary School in Southwark. The successful candidate will be based in the SEN department supporting pupils across all Key stages and in all subject areas however the school would look to use your specialism so if you have a degree in a specific area there would be the opportunity to work in that subject area. Within lessons you will be supporting small groups of KS3/4 pupils with their education and understanding of each subject and enable them to achieve their full potential. This Secondary School is an Outstanding average sized school with a 6th form. All students are making excellent progress. The school received ‘Outstanding’ grading by Ofsted in their last 2 inspections. The Headteacher, Senior leadership team and teaching staff have, over recent years, combined to foster a hugely positive learning and nurturing environment for its pupils. All pupils out perform their peers in other schools in the borough, and develop into positive role models full of ambition and enthusiasm for their future. If you were successful, you will be working alongside outstanding teachers to support you within your career. The SENCO is looking for a candidate who can bring proactivity/ flexibility and be a good team member for highly successful department. The successful candidate will need to be confident, enthusiastic and be able to demonstrate the ability to work with KS3/KS4. You will have experience, commitment and ability to work with students, parents or carers, teaching and support staff as well as other agencies. The school offers a solid CPD program and give the opportunity for the schools direct program for future teachers.  You will need a DBS check less than 3 years old or be willing to do a new on quickly with us. If you can demonstrate the below qualities apply with your CV and references: Excellent personal management skills Have some Support experience within the last 2 years High level of education - degree essential in Maths /Science Prior experience working with children aged 11-16 Ability to be able to access the school curriculum Be flexible and proactive within your school day Why Horizon Teachers; We have successfully worked with this school for over 6 years. We provide continues support to all staff when placed at the school. We will be there for you at every opportunity from interview to accepting the role.   

Year Leader

£21,000 - £24,000 per annum
If you are graduating in 2020 and have the passion and drive to work in an outstanding Secondary school Horizon Teachers has the role for you. The role of Year Leader will allow you to work with pupils, link with parents and make a real difference to the lives of Secondary School pupils. You will mentor pupils through their school year, provide pastoral support and be a role model.   Horizon Teachers is working with this “Outstanding” Secondary School in North West London who is looking to employ graduates to work within the school as year leaders. The school require multiple individuals for this year leader role. The  role would be an outstanding opportunity for passionate individuals to join one of London’s best schools. The school are looking for Graduates of all subjects, Degrees in English, Maths, Science, Geography would be desirable but the school would love to hear from anyone with a passion for Education. This role is a permanent position with outstanding training on offer for you to progress to become a teacher in the future if desired. This is an outstanding role in an outstanding Secondary School. You will be working with some of the best students in London and will be able to pass on your knowledge to them.   Why this role? As a Year Leader you will work with one entire year group.. You will support students through their academic journey and also in their school lives. You will be a key link between the school and the parents of pupils. You will have a direct impact upon the pupils progression. You will experience daily life in a school which would prepare you for a career in education. You will be enthusing students every day Working in a permanent position with an excellent salary starting between £21,000 and £24,000 You will be provided with excellent training and development throughout the year.   Why this school? The school is an outstanding school with an excellent reputation in the local area and also across London and the UK. It is known to be one of the top performing schools not only in London but in the UK. The school invest in all staff and you will be working alongside some of London’s best teachers. The School delivers GCSE, BTEC and A Level so the school will be looking for graduates with a history of strong academic results. The school are looking for a Graduate who are graduating this year.     What the school are looking for; • Academic individuals who are able to motivate pupils • Motivated and dynamic individuals looking for a role where they can pass on their knowledge. • Someone with the desire to progress in education and possibly become a teacher in the future.   Why work with Horizon Teachers? We will assist you in every step of the process from application to appointment. We know the school, we know what they are looking for and we will be able to give you tips to succeed. We provide continued support throughout your time at the school and beyond.   Please apply ASAP, the school will be looking to do Skype interviews in the coming weeks.    

Teaching Assistant

£65 - £90 per day
"Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten." B. F. SkinnerWe know that schools will re-open and when they do, we will be here ready to help you. Our teams are still working with a high number of secondary schools full-time from home to know where the best opportunities will be as soon as we have confirmation of schools re-opening so please start engaging with us now so we are ready to move together when the time is right.During the period of working from home we will still be able to conduct video interviews.Why Horizon Teachers? Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeksComprehensive induction programmes at our central London officeFree safeguarding and behaviour management trainingA high-level of support and trainingYou choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to useOpportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a schoolThe perfect way to launch your career in educationThis role will see you working within the SEN department so experience of working within a SEN environment would be a major advantage although the school would be willing to offer basic training for individuals who lack the experience but have the commitment.A degree within psychology will definitely help you excel in this role from previous experience working with the school. Imagine a job that offers you the satisfaction to change individual's life's on a daily basisYou will be working with students on a 1-2-1 basis or within small groups, assisting the class teacher with any daily requirements as well as helping out with lunch and break duties.This school is a special place to learn, it strives for high results and higher aspirations whilst also retaining strong core values, they look after their community and that is so fundamental to the way that the school was founded and that they stand for.The school is ideally looking for an individual with the following;Psychology DegreeExperience of working within a school (Desired)Positive can do attitudeSeptember 2020 availability Have excellent communication skills both written or verbalThe ability to engage with and inspire young peopleExcellent organisational skillsGreat attention to detailThis is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career within education and would ideal for anyone based in Lambeth, Wandsworth, Croydon and Southwark, To be considered for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV Due to recent government advice with regards to COVID-19 Horizon Teachers are currently working from home. In order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff, we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future.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. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £100 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistants £60-100 a day Are you graduating in summer 2020 and looking for a new exciting role?These are exceptional times but we know that schools will re-open and when they do, we will be here ready to help you. Our teams are still working with schools full-time from home to know where the best opportunities will be. As soon as we have confirmation of schools re-opening we will be setting up interviews/trials so please start engaging with us now so we are ready to move together once things have returned to normal.We are looking to appoint exceptional graduates for permanent and long term teaching assistant positions from September or earlier, in the fantastic schools we work with across Croydon.We work with schools in:·Addington·Beddington ·Couldson·Croydon·Crystal Palace ·New Addington ·Norbury ·Purley ·Selhurst·Selsdon ·Thornton Heath ·Waddon Whether you are available part time or you are looking for a full time role we are able to find you work that fits around your plans! We require all applicants to hold a current DBS (we can help with application) and be eligible to work in the UK. Ideal Candidate:·Recent graduate with 2.2 or above ·Enthusiastic with a can-do' attitude·Enhanced DBS (we can help you with application) ·Be a positive and nurturing role model with a passion for working with childrenPlease apply with your CV or contact Scarlett at Horizon Teachers if you would like to have a confidential chat about September positions. Why Horizon Teachers?·We always look to pay you the highest possible rate·You can choose to be paid via a payroll company or directly by Horizon·You can choose whichever payroll company suits you ·If you choose a payroll company then we will uplift your pay to guarantee you are better off·We offer free recognised safeguarding/behaviour coursesHorizon 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. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

SEN Teaching Assistant

£65 - £90 per day
Why Horizon Teachers?Competitive pay from day 1 (reviewed after 12 weeks to reflect that of a permanent member of staff)Free safeguarding and behaviour management training You choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to use Development opportunities Support from dedicated consultants who offer support and guidanceHorizon Teachers is current working with a well-known secondary school in Barnet who are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate individual to join them on a long term basis from September.In recent years the school has invested over £3 million in refurbishing the site so that the school itself and the classroom are now bright and welcoming spaces, all classrooms are fitted with interactive whiteboards and students have access to 7 specialist IT suites including 2 media rooms full of the latest Apple Mac computers, their Science laboratories have all been refurbished and they have 2 state of the art all weather pitches.This role will be to work within the SEN department of the school working with an individual on a 121 basis, the student would need extra support due to being in a wheelchair so personal care and toileting would be a requirement for this particular role. The school is ideally looking for someone with the followingExperience of working with SEN students Has the desire to support students in a challenging classroom environment Has proven experience working or the desire to work successfully with students of all abilities Having the resolve to make a real different to the lives of pupilsBe committed to the schools ethos and values Experience of personal care/ toileting If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position where you enrich the lives of students on a daily basis then we want to hear from you! Due to recent government advice with regards to COVID-19 Horizon Teachers are currently working from home. In order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff, we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future.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. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.