Secondary Schools Teacher Jobs

We offer a wide range of permanent, long-term and short-term secondary teaching jobs across London and the South East, including opportunities for Graduates and Newly Qualified Teachers

Our Secondary School Teacher roles cover all the key subjects, including but not limited to:

  • Maths Teachers
  • English Teachers
  • Science Teachers
  • History Teachers
  • Geography Teachers
  • PE Teachers

We work with a range of Ofsted rated 'Good' and 'Outstanding' state and independent schools, along with academies.

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55 Jobs

English Teacher

£28,355 - £44,541 per annum
A passion for English and a desire to teach English to some of Londons best pupils. Horizon Teachers is currently working with an Outstanding Secondary School in North East London who are looking to appoint an English Teacher for September 2020. The school wish to appoint a full-time teacher of English to teach across KS3 and KS4. The school follow the AQA English syllabus at GCSE and at A-level. This is an excellent opportunity of an Experienced English Teacher or someone completing their teacher training. You will be joining an English department where excellence is seen in every lesson and where progress is made every day. English classes are taught in mixed ability groups from Year 7 upwards. The English department achieves outstanding results at all Key Stages. There is opportunity to teach at KS5 if you as the successful applicant have experience. Why this school?• A large comprehensive school situated in the London Borough of Redbridge.• Ofsted have ranked the school as outstanding' on 5 consecutive occasions and they have a reputation for excellence in all areas.• The highest standards relating to Teaching and Learning are a feature of daily life.• Outstanding student progress and attainment. In 2019 Progress 8 was 0.51 (well above' the national average) and the average Attainment 8 score for all students is 5.87 • The percentage of students at 4 in both English and Mathematics is 86% • The percentage of students achieving 5 9-7 grades is 34% • Percentage of students achieving 5 9-4 grades is 85%• 8% of all grades at GCSE Level were the top grade 9 The School are seeking an English Teacher who is enthusiastic and has the ability to teach English across all of the Key Stages. The successful English Teacher must be passionate about English and have excellent subject knowledge. Being ambitious and committed to the very highest standards of student learning is also very important. An excellent classroom practitioner with a drive for self-improvement and development is essential. What The School can offer the successful candidate?• A strong commitment to your professional development and wellbeing. • Opportunity to work with a forward-thinking Headmaster and Senior Leadership Team.• Generous Non-contact time and Planning, Preparation and Assessment time (PPA).• A team of highly motivated and talented teachers that work collaboratively to raise standards and secure achievement for all students. • Well behaved students that are keen to achieve and are respectful of their teachers. • A well-resourced school and a stimulating environment that is conducive to high quality teaching and learning.Please apply ASAP as Video interviews will be conducted in the coming weeks. 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.

History Teacher

£30,480 - £49,571 per annum
History plays a key part in the development of pupils. Horizon Teachers is working with a good Inner London Secondary school who are looking to appoint a History teacher to start in September 2020. Working in a vibrant Inner London Secondary School would give the successful applicant an excellent experience. This is a One Year contract initially and would be suitable for an NQT or Experience Teacher.Why this position?Teaching History to passionate and hardworking KS3 and KS4 PupilsThe ability to teach GCSE History to passionate well behaved pupils.Teaching in an Ofsted Good Secondary SchoolExcellent Training and progression for all staffA strong induction programme for NQTs.Why this school?The school is a successful, multicultural comprehensive 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 it was inspected and given a Good outcome. The staff and students work well together and behaviour is Excellent around the school. The school wish to appoint an Outstanding Teacher of History who will be able to deliver high quality lessons to all students. They require teachers to hold QTS and have recent teaching experience. The school would accept applications from newly qualified teachers as well as experienced History teachers.Please apply ASAP as Horizon Teachers alongside this school will conduct Video interviews as soon as applications are received. 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.

Science Teacher

£140 - £250 per day
Are you an inspirational, talented and innovative Science teacher looking to join a forward-thinking school on its journey to outstanding this September? These are exceptional times, 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 working with a large mixed comprehensive school in Bexley who have an outstanding opportunity for a Science Teacher to become a key member within their Science Department this September. You will be joining an established and successful Science Department, becoming part of a dedicated team that has a proven track record in raising attainment. The school offers superb modern buildings and facilities, unparalleled CPD opportunities and great support from SLT. This is a superb opportunity to join a leading comprehensive school in South East London and to join a team of supportive colleagues and leaders that make it a great place to work and take your career on to the next level. If you have a passion for the subject and a desire to enable students to receive the very best Science teaching then we would like to hear from you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy, diverse and forward-thinking school on a full-time temporary to permanent contract this September. Applications from well-qualified experienced teachers as well as NQTs are welcomed. We are looking for a Science teaching that has taught KS3-4 in the UK and preferably A Level Physics, however applications from Biology and Chemistry specialists are welcomed. The school are keen to interview and hire as soon as possible. Why work with Horizon Teachers? ·The best daily pay rates in London ·A team of specialist education consultants with several years of experience and including many ex-teachers ·A 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped ·We offer both PAYE and Payroll/Umbrella company pay solutions and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks (pay is uplifted through a Payroll Company) ·We will work with your existing Payroll Company ·We offer up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals We are ideally looking for the following Science Teacher: ·Someone that inspires students with dedication and enthusiasm ·A passion in delivering lessons in innovative ways ·Experience teaching KS3 and KS4 Science in the UK ·Excellent subject and curriculum knowledge ·Proven track record of raising attainment and keeping standards high ·Qualified teacher status (QTS) or overseas trained with a relevant undergraduate degree Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more. 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.

Science Teacher

£28,355 - £44,451 per annum
Are you an inspirational, talented and innovative Science teacher looking to join a forward-thinking school on its journey to outstanding this September? These are exceptional times, 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 working with a large mixed comprehensive school in Bexley who have an outstanding opportunity for a Science Teacher to become a key member within their Science Department this September. You will be joining an established and successful Science Department, becoming part of a dedicated team that has a proven track record in raising attainment. The school offers superb modern buildings and facilities, unparalleled CPD opportunities and great support from SLT. This is a superb opportunity to join a leading comprehensive school in South East London and to join a team of supportive colleagues and leaders that make it a great place to work and take your career on to the next level. If you have a passion for the subject and a desire to enable students to receive the very best Science teaching then we would like to hear from you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy, diverse and forward-thinking school permanently this September. Applications from well-qualified experienced teachers as well as NQTs are welcomed. We are looking for a Science teaching that has taught KS3-4 in the UK and preferably A Level Physics, however applications from Biology and Chemistry specialists are welcomed. The school are keen to interview and hire as soon as possible. TLRs will be considered for suitable candidates. The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: ·A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years combined experience and including many ex-teachers ·A 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped ·Excellent CPD and opportunities for progression ·Established and exclusive relationships with schools across London and the South East ·Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice if you refer a friend or colleague. We are ideally looking for the following Science Teacher: ·Someone that inspires students with dedication and enthusiasm ·A passion in delivering lessons in innovative ways ·Experience teaching KS3 and KS4 Science in the UK ·Excellent subject and curriculum knowledge ·Proven track record of raising attainment and keeping standards high ·Qualified teacher status (QTS) or overseas trained with a relevant undergraduate degree Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more. 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.

Engineering Teacher

£27,957 - £43,188 per annum
A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering Freeman Dyson (theoretical physicist and mathematician)Do you have experience teaching A level or BTEC Engineering?Are you looking for a position where you get to focus on Teaching rather than behaviour management?Horizon Teachers are working with a brilliant college located in Central London hoping to appoint an engineering teacher on a permanent basis from September 2020.This is a great School and positions rarely open up here so don't hesitate to get in touch today to find out more information!Interviews will commence from June 1st 2020.What you need to be considered for this role:• Actual experience teaching Engineering at A level• Qualified Teacher status (QTS) or relevant qualifications• You must be able to start in September 2020• DBS certificate (We can help you with this)• Right to work in the UKWhy Horizon Teachers?• We have specialised in successfully placing Teachers into Secondary Schools across London and the South East for over 10 years.• We have a team of dedicated consultants who offer support, guidance and consultative advice, always in your best interests (Please look at our Google reviews!).• We offer competitive PAYE and Payroll Company pay rates - pay is uplifted through a Payroll Company• We will work with your existing Payroll Company• We offer up to £200 in vouchers if you refer a friend or colleague (or just someone you know!)Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, only suitable candidates will be contacted.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.

Business Studies Teacher

£29,554 - £43,188 per annum
Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. - Winston ChurchillDo you have experience teaching A level Business Studies?Are you looking for a position where you get to focus on Teaching rather than behaviour management?Horizon Teachers are working with a brilliant college located in Central London hoping to appoint a Business Studies Teacher on a permanent basis from September 2020.This is a great School and positions rarely open up here so don't hesitate to get in touch today to find out more information!Interviews will commence from June 1st 2020.What you need to be considered for this role:• Actual experience teaching Business Studies at A level• Qualified Teacher status (QTS) or relevant qualifications• You must be able to start in September 2020• DBS certificate (We can help you with this)• Right to work in the UKWhy Horizon Teachers?• We have specialised in successfully placing Teachers into Secondary Schools across London and the South East for over 10 years.• We have a team of dedicated consultants who offer support, guidance and consultative advice, always in your best interests (Please look at our Google reviews!).• We offer competitive PAYE and Payroll Company pay rates - pay is uplifted through a Payroll Company• We will work with your existing Payroll Company• We offer up to £200 in vouchers if you refer a friend or colleague (or just someone you know!)Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, only suitable candidates will be contacted.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.

History Teacher

£30,480 - £49,571 per annum
This Inner London mixed Secondary School are looking to appoint a teacher of History to join them in September 2020. This History Teacher position is a permanent role with Inner London pay working in a supportive and highly achieving department. Located in Hackney the school is diverse and will offer the successful History teacher the opportunity to develop their teaching whilst working with driven and ambitious pupils. The School is graded as Good by Ofsted and has a supportive yet progressive feel. Pupil behaviour is god and achievement in History over the past few years has seen a good increase. The school are looking for an Outstanding History teacher for their exceptional school. The school is seeking to appoint dynamic and motivated teacher to work within the strong department, where there are good opportunities for career advancement supported by strong CPD.History at school has a high profile with an established team of three specialist teachers. The uptake at KS4 has increased by over 300% over the last 3 years due to constant innovation in the KS3 curriculum and engaging lessons across all year groupsThe successful History Teacher will;• Hold Qualified Teacher Status• Be an excellent, enthusiastic and experienced classroom practitioner with the ability to teach across all Key Stages• Have the ability to motivate pupils to achieve excellent examination results,• Have ability to enthuse students with a love of History• Have a desire to work collaboratively as part of a team,• Have excellent classroom management skills, organisational and ICT skills.• Be able to inspire students to learn and achieve and a have a strong commitment to the highest of standards.• Be keen to drive the development of related extra-curricular activities and partnerships.• Enjoy working in a challenging but highly rewarding environment and be flexible in response to the day-today requirements of a large, busy school• Have Excellent classroom management skillsWhat the school will offer you;• The opportunity to be part of a growing school in the centre of Hackneys thriving community• Excellent facilities and resources for all colleagues and students• Excellent professional development opportunities and opportunity to grow • An excellent benefits packagePlease apply for this position ASAP as the school would like to interview over Video ASAP.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.

Teacher Of Business & Economics

£140 - £210 per day
These are exceptional times, 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. Why go through Horizon Teachers?A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years combined experience and including many ex-teachersA 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helpedEstablished and exclusive relationships with schools across London and the South EastUp to £200 in vouchers of your choice for referring friends and colleagues Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known school in the borough of Barnet who are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their Business/ Economics department.The school strive for excellence in all that they do with their motto being Excellence through dedication and respect' their outstanding results are testament to the quality of teaching and learning, as well as positive relationships between staff and students and the excellent learning behaviour of all their students.The department currently teaches GCSE and A Level Business Studies, the Level 3 BTEC Diploma and GCSE Economics. This is an exciting opportunity for you to develop your teaching skills and work within an inspirational team.Why work at this school?You will be joining a highly successful school with a national profile of excellence in teaching and learning, teacher training and student outcomesYou will be working in an exceptional, fully staffed Business Studies department, that is extremely popular option choice in the schoolYou will be joining a department that teaches in our new purpose built Sixth Form block and has a very collaborative approach to lesson planning and resource sharingYou will be joining a department that regularly wins local and national Business Studies competitions, such as Young Enterprise.The right person will start in September and will initially be until Easter half term with the right person being kept on till the end of the academic year with a permanent role offer also being a possibility.To be successful in your application you will have the following;QTS or NQT Status - Must be a qualified teacherExcellent attention to detail September availability Passionate about Business / EconomicsExperience of teaching both subjectsHigh standards of professionalism A commitment to high quality teachingIf you feel you are the right person to this exciting role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered.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.

Computer Science Teacher

£30,480 - £41,483 per annum
Are you an inspirational, talented and innovative Computer Science teacher looking to join an outstanding school with a state-of-the-art Computing Department this September?  These are exceptional times, 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 working with an outstanding Lewisham Secondary school who are currently seeking a talented Computer Science teacher to become a key member within their Computing Department from September. This is an opportunity to join one of best comprehensive schools in inner London and to join a team of supportive colleagues and leaders that make it a great place to work and take your career on to the next level. The Computer department is exceptionally strong with state-art-the-art equipment. If you are keen to develop your professionalism then the school will swiftly and thoroughly prepare you to take responsibility within the department. As a member of the team you will receive bespoke 1:1 training, coaching and development of the highest quality, enabling you to become the very best teacher that you can be. If you have a passion for the subject and a desire to enable students to receive the very best Computer Science teaching then we would like to hear from you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy, diverse and outstanding school permanently this September. Applications from well-qualified experienced teachers as well as NQTs are welcomed. The school are keen to interview and hire successful applicants as soon as possible via Skype. TLRs will be considered for suitable candidates. Why go through Horizon Teachers? ·A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years combined experience and including many ex-teachers ·A 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped ·Established and exclusive relationships with schools across London and the South East ·Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for referring friends and colleagues We are looking for the following Computer Science Teacher: ·A passion in delivering lessons in innovative ways ·Someone of energy, good humour and commitment ·Experience teaching KS3-5 Computer Science in the UK ·Excellent subject and curriculum knowledge ·Proven track record of raising attainment and keeping standards high ·Qualified teacher status (QTS) or overseas trained with a relevant undergraduate degree Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more. 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.

Part Time History Teacher

£28,355 - £44,542 per annum
Horizon Teachers are working with an Outstanding Mixed Secondary School who wish to appoint a part-time teacher (0.6) of History to work in their successful History department where GCSE results are significantly above average. The school are looking for a driven History Teacher who will be able to teach History at KS3, 4 and 5. This is an exceptional school where pupils achieve well above the national average. The school will accept applications from experience teachers and NQTs. About the History department;At KS3 the school follow the national curriculum in mixed groups. At KS4 the school teach the AQA syllabus. In Year 10, Health and the People and Elizabethan England are studied and in Year 11 the topics are Germany 1890-1945 and the Cold War 1945-1972. At KS5 the school teach the AQA syllabus focusing upon Tudor England and Russia under Stalin as the examinable units. NEA is completed in Year 13 and the topic is American Civil Rights in the 20th c. Most lessons are taught in history-dedicated classrooms by specialists in the subject. All classes are mixed ability at KS3 and 4. History is the most popular option for GCSE and is a well-resourced and well led department. The successful applicant will be teaching mostly KS4 and 5, with particular focus upon the coursework requirements in Year 13.The school is located in NE London and has excellent links to central London, the school has ample parking for staff.Please apply ASAP as the school will look to interview via video as soon as applications are received. 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.

Psychology and Sociology Teacher

£145 - £220 per day
Horizon Teachers are looking for a teacher of psychology and Sociology to start in September 2020 at an Ofsted Good Secondary school in South West London. We are supporting the school in these difficult times and will be arranging video interviews as soon as applications are received. The School seeks to appoint a highly motivated and committed teacher, with the ability to teach Psychology and Sociology A level, to join our supportive and successful Social Science and Enterprise department. The role has opened up due to the popularity of the subject and the oversubscribed current subject area.The Social Science and Enterprise faculty comprise of Psychology, Sociology, Business, Economics, Health and Social Care and Children's Play, Learning and Development. The subject area is predominately sixth form based which enables the school to share cross curricular ideas for teaching and learning. The Successful candidate will be: • QTS qualified by the start date;• Able to teach Psychology and Sociology at KS5• interested in a teaching vocational curriculum • enthusiastic and well organised;• Be able to motivate and inspire students;• Committed to working in a team;• Have a commitment to their own personal developmentWhy This School?It is a popular, highly successful, multi-cultural school. They put equality, safeguarding and inclusion at the heart of their ethos. The school have a strong commitment to staff development with excellent training on offer to all staff. Please apply ASAP as the school wish to appoint before the second week in June, 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.