We now have limited staff working in the office and the rest of us are working from home. Schools are now pressing on with their September recruitment in preparation for when they re-open fully, with many schools already open now. We are in communication with many schools across London helping them with their staffing needs, some of which are conducting video interviews and some starting to interview in person in a safe way. The Horizon team are conducting telephone and video consultations so please apply to our jobs or register your interest with us so we can help you find your next role. Please stay safe and well.As a teaching assistant, your work will have far-reaching effects as you'll not only be making a difference to the lives of students, but to the school itself and its surrounding community.Training as a teaching assistant opens many avenues for career progression within the education sector. No two days are the same for a teaching assistant. Some days you could be assisting with lesson preparation, whilst others are spent providing 1:1 support to a child with specific needs.At Horizon Teachers you can expect to:·Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks·Opportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a school·In-depth free induction session in our central London office·Free safeguarding and behaviour management training·You choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to use·The perfect way to launch your career in educationThe school is an outstanding school for young people with learning and additional needs, from 4-16 years of age. Set in extensive grounds, the environment offers students the opportunity to explore and challenge the potential of learners in every aspect. The curriculum has a strong focus on core learning skills and communication. We aim to develop resilience, creativity and social skills in order to support young people to succeed in the workplace and live rewarding, independent lives.Learning Support Assistants Responsibilities:·Supporting a mixed class of students 12- 14 year olds who have Autism and Down syndrome·Being proactive in the class to ensure your learning support is tailored to each child's individual need·Carrying out Behaviour management in line with the schools policies and procedures·Acting as a role model and being a patient individual·Supporting the progress of all students as a group or on a 1-2-1 basis 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.