A rewarding role as a Teaching Assistant is on offer at a central London All Girls Secondary School. The role would provide an excellent opportunity for you to change the lives of the students by offering support to their learning.
Horizon teachers is working with an outstanding schools in East London who is looking to employ graduates or experienced Teaching Assistants to work within their support department. The role would suit anyone who has experience working with pupils or adults with SEND needs. In the past Permanent roles have been offered to Teaching Assistants following a successful period working through Horizon Teachers.
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 English, Maths, Science or humanities would be looked upon favourably but not essential. 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
You will be provided 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.
When working through Horizon Teachers you will