Primary Teaching Jobs

Our primary teaching jobs cover Nursery and Early Years, KS1 and KS2 with opportunities available for Primary Teachers and Support Staff across London and the South East. We specialise in daily supply, fixed term and permanent primary teaching jobs.

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26 Jobs

KS2 Class Teacher

£150 - £225 per day
We are looking for a passionate and inspiring KS2 Teacher, to work in a Year 5 class at a Primary School in Islington. The school is based in a fantastic location, within easy reach of Angel tube station. The class will benefit from having a Teacher who is able to nurture and support them. There are some children with challenging behaviour in the class, but they respond very well to a Teacher who is able to really connect with them, rather than a Teacher with a strict approach. There are 2 Teaching Assistants in the class who know the children very well and are long standing members of staff at the school. What the school can offer you:• A tight knit staff team who work well together and offer lots of support• Supportive and approachable leadership team• An open and honest environment where staff are encouraged to share ideas to make changes and improvements to school life• A track record of providing excellent training and development opportunitiesThe Headteacher is open to applications from NQTs and experienced Teachers. The ideal Year 5 Teacher for this role will be:• A strong NQT, or an experienced Class Teacher• Experience of teaching the UK curriculum (via placements or previous roles)• A good team player• High expectations of children and a desire to support them to succeedThe position could either be for an ASAP start, or they could wait until January 2019 for the right person. Initially, you will start on a temporary basis, but a permanent contract will be considered later in the academic year. You will be paid to scale for this position, up to £225.40 per day. Submit your CV online today, or contact Louise at Horizon Teachers to be considered for this opportunity. 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Learning Support assistant - SEBD

£60 - £80 per day
SEBD Teaching assistant £60-£80 per day.GreenwichStart 17th Dec- 25th Jan (Role has huge potential for longer term work for the right candidate)Team teach and first aid training are a must due to the children you are supporting.Are you an engaging, passionate and proactive TA?Are you looking to gain more skills working in an SEND environment, working with children with Social emotional behaviour difficulties?If the answer is yes, then I want to hear from you!We at Horizon have the pleasure in working with a Primary school complete with SEND provision in the heart of Greenwich, looking for a positive and supportive TA to add to their team for 6 week period. This motivational Primary school and Social and Emotional Behaviour Difficulties (SEBD) provision supports 18 Primary aged children and 4 key stage one children in the class who can show quite challenging behaviours. These children have not been able to stay in a mainstream environment due to challenging behaviours. This facility will support the children to learn skills, refocus their learning, explore their own emotions, and understand their own behaviours. The aim is to encourage new behaviour management strategies so the children can return to a mainstream setting or a transition to a new setting.This is a real chance to see what difference you can make to a child's life. Through your intervention and support, you can really watch the children you support thrive, and enjoy their education.Benefits•Working with an extremely proactive and supportive team.•Enabling children access to support groups/key professionals that may have been provided or working with them at their home school.•Separate to main school.•3 large, bright airy classrooms•Chance to learn from good teacher practice.•Working with some fascinating kids where you can see what difference your work really makes.•Music therapy and support from multi agencies including Children and Adult Mental Health Service (CAMHS) in the school.•Temp to perm role for the right candidate.Requirements•At least 6 months experience in a SEND setting as a TA It would be extremely valuable to have previous experience supporting children with Social and Emotional Behaviour difficulties.•Epilepsy trained and first aid trained.•Team teach trained.•Excellent safeguarding knowledge and skills.•Excellent team work skills and communication skills.•Adaptability and resilience.•Strong behaviour management skills.Responsibilities:•Individually nurture each child to make sure they are the best they can possibly be.•Providing learning support to each pupil to facilitate their transition and return to mainstream schooling•Carrying out effective behaviour management in line with the school's policies.•Will have to be confident supporting children with physical intervention -Team Teach training.•Keeping the children safe whist in your care. Providing activities that will enable them to learn and progress, whilst having fun.•Follow policies and safeguarding procedures set by the school.•Having a positive attitude and a willingness to learn from your team and leadership team. Horizon is a London based education recruitment consultancy that works with Primary, Secondary and SEND Schools, Teachers and Support Staff across London and the South East. Our main goal is to enhance children's education. Our approach is both personalised and holistic, with quality and integrity at the heart of everything we do.We can offer you:•Full and part time work (to work with other commitments)•Free safeguarding training•Uplift in pay•Assistance in obtaining an enhanced DBS check (if applicable)•Dedicated SEN Consultant with an SEN teaching backgroundThese kind of roles do not come about very often, so if you are interested please give me a call on 0207 4440009 to discuss further.Looking forward to hearing from you.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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

SEN Primary Teacher

£140 - £225 per day
24th September 2018 Start Full Time, Long Term Based in Surrey Teaching Year 5 Ofsted Outstanding! This ‘outstanding’ school based in Surrey is a maintained special school for children between the ages of 4 and 16 years of age. The school caters for pupils with learning and additional needs (LAN), and other special educational needs, including language and communication. The school deliver a modified National Curriculum, with a strong focus on core literacy, numeracy and communication skills. The curriculum is adapted to the schools aim, to develop creativity, communication and social skills, to provide support in order for their students succeed in life independently. The school are proud of their community that respects and values the dignity of each individual, they are extremely positive and enthusiastic about providing a safe environment for students to embrace challenges and have fun! They are confident that their pupils will graduate with skills for life-long learning. What does the teaching role entail? The school are looking for a teacher to join the primary team, you will be covering a year 5 class for an 8 week period so it is important that you’re committed to the role. You will need to be able to understand and adapt to each student, offering support and a variety of teaching styles that will be able to meet the individual learning needs. Also, you will be responsible for organising and maintaining a stimulating and friendly learning environment, with the help of the teaching assistants allocated to the class. The school are looking for someone who is a team player, has effective IT skills and it is important be confident in your teaching and curriculum based knowledge. As a teacher in a Complex Needs School you can expect to have smaller class sizes as well as on the job support from both your classroom assistants, and senior members of staff. There is also a great opportunity to work alongside therapists and councillors, as well as having more access to training and career development. To apply for this position you must have/be: Qualified Teacher Status Primary and/or Secondary trained Experience working with Special Educational Needs Available straight away Must be confident with Primary Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum Must be confident with Primary Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum Why Chose Horizon? We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy We have been established for 10 years Uplift in pay Many of our team are former teachers so we are able to provide an exemplary consultative service so you know what to expect from the school and position We are passionate about Enhancing Children’s Education! Does this sound like a role you could be interested in? APPLY TODAY!  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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Year 4 Teacher - Lovely Barking and Dagenham School

£150 - £225 per day
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Year 4 teacher to work at a lovely school in the Barking and Dagenham area. The successful teacher will be responsible for nurturing a class of 28 Year 4 children and maintaining high expectations in the classroom. The role will begin in October 2018 and there is the opportunity for the role to be made permanent for the right candidate at the end of the academic year. Horizon Teachers have placed long term teachers here in the past who have been really positive with their feedback about working at the school.About the schoolThe School is housed in a new purpose-built two-storey building with a lift and has excellent transport links. It is located within close proximity to the district line and the Overground line. The school have high expectations of the children: in their work and in their behaviour. They expect children to work to the best of their ability, to show kindness to those around them and take responsibility for the care of their environment. Being a 3 form entry school means that you will have the opportunity to share planning ideas and resources with a colleague. In a recent OFSTED inspection the school was judged to be Good'.The role- Due to start in October 2018- You will be responsible for a class of 28 well-behaved and eager to learn children.- The role is on a temporary full time basis with the opportunity for a permanent contract.- The school can offer you a supportive senior leadership team and a creative teaching environment.Specification- You must hold QTS or a UK recognised equivalent teaching qualification - Applications from NQTs are welcome-Satisfy all the eligibility requirements to work in the UK- Be enthusiastic and flexible.If you would like to apply for the role please submit your CV and a member of the Horizon Primary division will be in touch shortly. Teachers who are shortlisted will be asked to either attend a paid trial day or prepare a lesson with an interview to follow. Pay rates will be up to £225.40 per day dependent on experience. We look forward to hearing from you!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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher - Lambeth

£150 - £225 per day
Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher – Lambeth Horizon Teachers are currently recruiting for an EYFS Reception Teacher to work in a small friendly school in Lambeth on a long-term basis. The school is part of a family of schools that work together to share best practise.  The teaching staff share their vast knowledge and experience with each other, to ensure pupils attain standards above the national expectation. This long-term contract can begin after the October half term (29th October 2018) or sooner for the right candidate.  You will benefit from great rates of pay between £150 - £225 per day (dependent on experience).   The School *  2 form entry faith school. *  'Outstanding’  Ofsted rating.   *  Supportive management team. *  Excellent planning and resources in place to support teachers.     *  Polite and well-mannered pupils who display excellent behaviour.   You The school’s focus in Early Years is ‘Communication and Language’ *  Will need to promote opportunities for pupils to have conversations and hear others model language effectively, including introducing new words.    *  Will need to provide an engaging environment, full of fascinating and exciting challenges. *  Will need to focus on strengthening language and building vocabulary. *  Must hold Qualified Teacher Status. *  Need to be eligibility to live and work in the UK without any restrictions.   If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact the Primary Team on 020 7444 0009 or email PrimaryTeacherRecruiters@horizonteachers.com    I look forward to hearing from you.  

Year 6 Teacher - Westminster

£150 - £225 per day
Year 6 Teacher - Maternity Cover Contract - Westminster Horizon Teachers are currently recruiting for a Year 6 Teacher to work in a small friendly school in Westminster.   The school provides pupils with a wide range of clubs and special events.  Music is valued and makes a strong contribution to the life of the school.   The teaching staff share their vast knowledge and experience with each other, to ensure pupils attain standards above the national expectation.   This contract is to cover maternity leave from October 2018 until the end of the academic year.  You will benefit from great rates of pay between £150 - £225 (dependent on experience).   The School *  1 form entry faith school *  'Good' Ofsted rating   *  Supportive management team  *  Excellent planning and resources in place to support teachers     *  Charming, polite and well-mannered students who display 'exemplary' behaviour   You *  Qualified Teacher Status *  Eligibility to live and work in the UK *  Ability to create lessons that are full of pace, challenge and increase the pupil's depth of knowledge *  Provide opportunities for the more able learner *  Have the same high standards for writing in Foundation subjects as you do in English lessons   If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact the Primary Team on 020 7444 0009 or email PrimaryTeacherRecruiters@horizonteachers.com    I look forward to hearing from you.  

Early Years Reception Teacher - Westminster

£150 - £225 per day
Early Years Reception Teacher - Maternity Cover Contract - Westminster Horizon Teachers are currently recruiting for an Early Years Reception Teacher to work in a small friendly school in Westminster. This contract is to cover maternity leave from October 2018 until the end of the academic year.  You will benefit from great rates of pay between £150 - £225 (dependent on experience). The School *  1 form entry faith school *  'Good' Ofsted rating   *  Supportive management team  *  Excellent planning and resources in place to support teachers     *  Charming, polite and well mannered students who display 'exemplary' behaviour You *  Qualified Teacher Status *  Eligibility ito live and work in the UK *  Able to focus on and evidence the skills being taught through activities  *  The ability to use effective questioning when the pupils are exploring activities, to extend their learning *  Can give pupils sufficient thinking time so pupils can explain what they have learnt from activities If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact the Primary Team on 020 7444 0009 or email PrimaryTeacherRecruiters@horizonteachers.com  I look forward to hearing from you.  

Supply Teacher - Houslow

£140 - £225 per day
Supply Teacher - Hounslow Horizon Teachers require a Supply Teacher to cover the Hounslow area of West London.  Many of our regular Supply Teachers, who cover that area have secured permanent positions this September so there is currently lots of flexible day-to-day work available. We can offer: *  Excellent rates of pay between £140 and £220 per day, dependent on experience. *  A range of friendly nursery, infant and primary schools. *  Advance bookings, as well as sickness and training cover. Who we are looking for: *  Experienced and Newly Qualified Teachers. *  QTS.  *  Elibility to work in the UK. Please send your CV to Laurie@horizonteachers.com or contact me on 0207 444 0009. I look forward to hearing from you.    

Part time Class Teacher

£28,000 - £47,000 per annum
Part time Primary Class Teacher position available at a fantastic Primary School in South West London. We are looking for an experienced and passionate KS2 Teacher to work alongside the Assistant Headteacher, as part of a job share for either 2 or 3 days per week. The role can either be permanent or a fixed term contract, depending on your preference. This will be discussed further at interview. The current part time Teacher is due to go on maternity leave in February 2019. The position will start in January 2019, in order to give you a full and throughout handover and to get to know the class. Benefits of working with this school:• Smaller class sizes - 25 children in your class• Well behaved and bright class - Ofsted judged behaviour to be Outstanding at their recent inspection• Great location - 5 minute walk from the Northern Line, and can also be easily accessed via Clapham Junction• Friendly and welcoming team of staff, with lots of social events The ideal Teacher for this position will be an Outstanding Teacher, with experience of working within KS2. If you are looking for a part time Primary teacher position, please get in touch to find out more. Or submit your CV and we'll be in touch. 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Primary Teacher Slough

£24,959 - £40,520 per annum
Year 1 Primary Teacher, Slough, to start in January 2019 An exciting opportunity for a Year 1 teacher to join a new, forward-thinking school in Slough, starting in January 2019. Year 1 Teacher, Slough, Primary New school January 2019 start You will be an enthusiastic and creative teacher who is able to plan, prepare and deliver an enquiry based curriculum that meets the needs of all pupils, both academically and socially. Flexible and committed, you will uphold the schools’ high expectations for behaviour and learning, and contribute to the development of the school curriculum and ethos. This innovative school is committed to CPD and offers a fantastic professional development programme with lots of opportunities to develop your practice across both the primary and secondary phases. With small class sizes and a beautiful new learning environment, this is a wonderful opportunity to contribute to the school as it grows. The leadership team work hard to ensure that all staff feel valued and strong links are built with businesses in the local community, to ensure that pupils are equipped with the range of skills that employers seek. For further questions about the role please contact Kwesi on 0207 444 0009. To be considered for this exciting and unique role, please apply with an up to date C.V and send it to kwesi@horizonteachers.com. Year 1 Primary Teacher - Slough – Primary

Year 1 Teacher (NQT)

£27,596 - £27,596 per annum
Year 1 Teacher (NQT) - Waltham Forest - New in this week! Horizon Teachers have just received a request to find an NQT Year 1 teacher to work in an 'Outstanding' 4-form entry primary school in Waltham Forest. The school uses established schemes of work to support staff.  There will also be a dedicated mentor to ensure you meet the standards of an outstanding Year 1 teacher.  There are also opportunities for rapid career advancement for the right candidate.  The school benefits from excellent public transport links, a supportive management team and well behaved pupils who engage enthusiastically with their learning. Ideally, you should have some experience working in Key Stage 1 during your placements and a comprehensive understanding of the New National Curriculum.  You will also need to provide evidence of QTS and elibility to work in the UK. Interviews are being held between the 3rd and 7th of September 2018, to start as soon as possible. For more information, please contact Laurie on 0207 444 0009 or email your CV and a convenient time to call to Laurie@horizonteachers.com. I look forward to hearing from you.