Secondary Schools

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 to teach at GCSE LEVEL.

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

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

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58 Jobs

English Teacher

£29,915 - £45,766 per annum
A passion for English and a desire to teach is what this Outstanding Secondary School are looking for in their new Teacher of English. Horizon Teachers is currently working with an Outstanding Secondary School in North East London who are looking to appoint an English Teacher for September 2021. The school are able to support an NQT so this could be the perfect opportunity for you if you are completing your teacher training now. 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 applty ASAP for this permanent role. The school will be conducting interviews 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Sociology Teacher

£140 - £240 per day
Horizon Teachers are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking, and motivated qualified teacher of Sociology at a Secondary school and sixth form located in the London Borough of Redbridge commencing September 2021. The school combines traditional values of discipline and good manners in a happy and hard-working community. The Social Science department is fully resourced, and the senior leaders and Head of Department have worked incredibly hard to establish foundations for long-term success. You will support and develop the teaching of KS4 and KS5 Sociology ensuring excellent progress of pupils. Why this role?• You will join a committed and supportive team who can offer you the opportunity to advance your career. You will be part of a team established in developing teachers and nurturing future leaders. • A focus on reducing workload by having a centralised behaviour system and centralised curriculum. • Be part of a school where students are given the opportunity and encouragement to achieve their personal best inspiring them with the drive to succeed. Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?• We offer both PAYE and Payroll Company pay solution and we will uplift your pay rate to pay you the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks in the role.• A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.• We will work with your existing Payroll Company upon request.• Earn up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.• We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google review rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped previously. For further details about the position or if you would like to apply, please contact Nola at Horizon Teachers or nola@horizonteachers.com or calling 0207 444 0009. 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Science Teacher

£140 - £230 per day
Horizon Teachers are looking for a talented teacher of Science to join a popular Secondary school and sixth form in the London Borough of Redbridge in September 2021. The school promote a rich and balanced educational environment nurturing student across KS3-KS5. They are looking for a teacher who has a passion for learning and teaching to deliver engaging Science lessons to varied abilities across KS3 and KS4. Why this role?• Joining a school committed to providing staff with high quality professional development.• You will join a friendly, support and committed team which strive to ensure all student enjoy their learning and surpass expectations of achievement. Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?• We offer both PAYE and Payroll Company pay solution and we will uplift your pay rate to pay you the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks in the role.• A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.• We will work with your existing Payroll Company upon request.• Earn up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.• We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google review rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped previously. Please send your CV to nola@horizonteachers.com if you would like to apply for this position. Horizon Teachers are conducting video consultations and interviews in line with government guidelines. 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

RE Teacher

£32,157 - £50,935 per annum
Are you a talented, energetic and committed Religious Education (RE) teacher looking to join a forward-thinking Secondary school with outstanding opportunities for progression?This permanent teaching position is to start in September 2021, if you are an NQT looking for your first role or an experienced RE teacher looking for a new role this could be the position for you. Please apply ASAP.We are currently working with an Outstanding mixed Secondary school who are looking to employ an outstanding RE Teacher or RS Teacher looking for a new and exciting role in West London.The School is a proud Outstanding, non-selective, 11-18 academy and IB World School situated in central London. They are committed to providing each student with the best possible academic and extra-curricular opportunities in a supportive, inclusive community. True to their mission, Education is Success. Student welfare is the priority of all staff, with personal tutors and our pastoral team ever present to ensure students are supported emotionally as well as academically. With an ethos grounded in the IB Learner Profile, the school aims to develop students who can collaborate and embrace challenges as Inquirers, Thinkers, Communicators and Risk-takers; students with a growth mindset and an international perspective, who are Knowledgeable, Principled, Caring, Open-minded, Balanced, Reflective. The school in recent years has been transformed and has now worked hard to maintain its excellent reputation in the local area. The modern buildings and well planned curriculum allows students of all abilities to thrive and achieve their full potential. Staff at the school provide continued support to all students and with the support of an established senior leadership team have seen results dramatically improvement in recent years.The Humanities department is located in a newly designed space where classrooms are furnished to the highest standards with state of the art equipment. Classrooms are large and encourage learners to explore the topics and flourish. Re is taught as a single subject and at A Level is a poplar choice. Teachers have access to and are also able to use ICT suites to deliver interactive multimedia lessons and students are able to use these facilities to complete work in and out of lesson time. The head of the Humanities department is now looking for an RE teacher to join the team as due to an internal promotion. The school is looking to appoint a dynamic and motivated teacher of RE who has experience of delivering outstanding lessons and a record of developing student achievement. This role would suit an experienced teacher of an NQT looking for their first teaching position. For all staff an extensive CPD programme is offered, NQTs will be supported throughout their induction year and training is offered weekly to ensure successful completion and rapid progression into their teaching career.To apply for this role the school would love you to;• Hold Qualified Teacher Status • Be degree educated• Have relevant specialist qualifications and experience in your subject specialism with the ability to teach at all Key Stages and all abilities• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner.• Be committed to improving practice through reflection,• Be willing to participate in professional development.• Be open to advice and feedbackPlease apply for this position immediately as the school with to appoint 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Maths Teacher

£153 - £211 per day
Maths TeacherTeaching to GCSESeptember 2021Long Term Supply Position - Until the end of the Academic year. Full Time Teaching Position in Islington Our client is seeking a Maths Teacher to deliver lessons to GCSE in an Excellent school in Islington. The prospective Maths Teacher will benefit from huge amounts of professional development and support. The Maths Teacher will be working in a hugely rewarding environment. The school achieves exceptional outcomes and has consistently been in the top 10% of schools nationally for its progress, as well as being judged Outstanding' by Ofsted in all categories in 2018.About the Role:-Full time Maths Teacher for students in KS3 and KS4-September start date-Long term role with a view to going permanent-Teaching students aged 11 to 16 About the School:- Secondary School with OUTSTANDING Ofsted- Supportive Maths department - Supportive, consistent senior leadership team- Strong links to other local and national schoolsIf you are interested and looking to find a full time, permanent or temporary role for now, then please get in touch!Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?• We offer both PAYE and Payroll Company pay solution and we will uplift your pay rate to pay you the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks in the role.• A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.• We will work with your existing Payroll Company upon request.• Earn up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.• We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped.• We are committed to your safety. We are conducting video consultations at this time in order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff.Joining Horizon Teachers has been a very easy process thanks to Rina who is a complete star. Thank you for making it stress-free. - 5 star Google reviewHorizon 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Unqualified MFL Teacher

£100 - £145 per day
Are you a recent French of Spanish graduate with the desire to develop into an outstanding teacher? Are you an MFL Teacher looking for a step back and calmer working schedule?These are exceptional times, We have fantastic opportunity for apassionate graduate or experienced teacher to join a Greenwich Secondary School as an Unqualified teacher/ Cover Supervisor starting in September 2021. This is an incredible opportunity for a graduate to become a fully qualified MFL teacher with training, support and mentoring offered by the school. During your first year you will join a successful and established MFL department on a long-term contract and deliver MFL lessons to KS3 and 4 students as an unqualified teacher. Following a successful year teaching, the school will then offer you their salaried teacher training programme to gain qualified teacher status. We are working with an outstanding school that has a strong reputation nationally and that values, cares for and supports its staff. The school offers excellent opportunities for progression, superb modern working facilities and nearby pubic transport links. We are looking for a high-achieving, ambitious and confident graduate that aspires to become a fully qualified teacher in the near future. This position is to start in September 2021 as a full-time Unqualified MFL Teacher on a long-term contract. Due to the current epidemic, the school are currently offering Skype interviews to successful applicants. The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: The best pay rates in London A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years of combined experience and including many ex-teachers A 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped Free safeguarding and behaviour management training 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 Unqualified Science Teacher: The desire to develop into an outstanding Science teacher Recent Science graduate from a top university Confident, proactive and ambitious Excellent oral and written communication skills Strong literacy and numeracy skills Relevant experience and enjoys working with children (e.g. in school, tutoring etc.) Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more about 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Unqualified Science Teacher

£100 - £145 per day
Are you a recent Science graduate with the desire to develop into an outstanding Science teacher? These are exceptional times, We have fantastic opportunity for a recent graduate to join a Greenwich Secondary School as an Unqualified Science teacher in September 2021. This is an incredible opportunity for a graduate to become a fully qualified Science teacher with training, support and mentoring offered by the school. During your first year you will join a successful and established Science department on a long-term contract and deliver Science lessons to KS3 and 4 students as an unqualified teacher. Following a successful year teaching, the school will then offer you their salaried teacher training programme to gain qualified teacher status. We are working with an outstanding school that has a strong reputation nationally and that values, cares for and supports its staff. The school offers excellent opportunities for progression, superb modern working facilities and nearby pubic transport links. We are looking for a high-achieving, ambitious and confident graduate that aspires to become a fully qualified teacher in the near future. This position is to start in September 2021 as a full-time Unqualified Science Teacher on a long-term contract. Due to the current epidemic, the school are currently offering Skype interviews to successful applicants. The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: The best pay rates in London A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years of combined experience and including many ex-teachers A 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped Free safeguarding and behaviour management training 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 Unqualified Science Teacher: The desire to develop into an outstanding Science teacher Recent Science graduate from a top university Confident, proactive and ambitious Excellent oral and written communication skills Strong literacy and numeracy skills Relevant experience and enjoys working with children (e.g. in school, tutoring etc.) Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more about 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

RS Teacher

£165 - £219 per day
The Role An RS Teacher is required for an Outstanding' school in Brent, with fantastic facilities, and amazing accolades!The successful Religious Studies Teacher will be able to deliver RS to KS4, and KS5 is desirable. RE is a popular subject at the school and has a solid foundation with the school ethos. The SchoolThe school expect high standards of conduct from all members of our school community, inclusive of staff and students, and place considerable emphasis on academic excellence. Great care is taken to make sure that students build on their prior attainment when they join us in year 7 and ensure that this process continues as they progress through the school into the Sixth From (so that students work to their full ability). Out staffing team are experienced, well-qualified, committed and talented, this allows us to be confident that we can fulfil our promises to parents; as well as having great resources in terms of books, equipment, ICT resources, library and sports facilities.Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?• We offer both PAYE and Payroll Company pay solution and we will uplift your pay rate to pay you the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks in the role.• A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.• We will work with your existing Payroll Company upon request.• Earn up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.• We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped.• We are committed to your safety. We are conducting video consultations at this time in order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff.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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Psychology Teacher

£165 - £219 per day
Psychology Teaching Role - North London - September 2021Horizon Teachers are looking for a fully qualified Psychology Teacher looking to teach across Key Stage 4 & 5 starting September 2021Role: Psychology TeacherHorizon Teachers are currently working with several Secondary schools in North London, to find the most suitable candidate that is available to work and start September 2021. The role would be a full time Teacher of Psychology at a secondary school teaching across Key Stage 4 & 5.We are looking for a highly qualified candidate with great passionate, energy, and drive to teach Psychology to KS4 and KS5 children and help support and develop pupils learning experience.This role is ideal for a fully qualified Psychology teacher or an ambitious NQT with strong/relevant prior experience working at a school. The schools are in North London, with great transport links.We are looking for someone to come in and work closely with the department to continue providing great pupil satisfaction and experience. This opportunity is excellent for anyone looking to climb the educational career ladder while learning lots within a secondary school atmosphere.If you are a fully qualified Psychology Teacher or an ambitious NQT with prior working experience, looking for a teaching role in North London, staring September 2021 then look no further. • Teaching Psychology to KS4/KS5 pupils from various backgrounds• Qualified Psychology and Sociology Teacher/Specialist or Newly Qualified Teacher with prior experience - the school provides good NQT support• Full time (permanent) Psychology teaching post starting September 2021The focus is on achieving great results across all departments and is a suitable learning environment for pupils and staff.Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?• We offer both PAYE and Payroll Company pay solution and we will uplift your pay rate to pay you the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks in the role.• A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.• We will work with your existing Payroll Company upon request.• Earn up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.• We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped.• We are committed to your safety. We are conducting video consultations at this time in order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff.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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Head of PE

£35,000 - £60,000 per annum
Horizon Teachers are proud to be working with a prestigious independent school in Lewisham. The school has been graded Outstanding by Ofsted for the third year running. We are recruiting for a Head of PE looking to lead and manage the exceptional PE Department from September 2021. The school boasts excellent sporting facilities with a fully equipped Sports Hall and a large playing field.If you are a committed and experienced teacher, who is a highly effective classroom practitioner, and has management aspirations within PE, then this is the job for you!The post is suitable for a fully qualified teacher looking to take a step into a middle leadership role and develop their career in an environment offering outstanding training and progression programmes to all.An additional allowance may be available for a strong candidate.The role will include teaching PE across KS3 to KS5 including GCSE PE and BTEC Sport Level 3, providing leadership and management of staff, developing enrichment opportunities for students and demonstrating the ability and commitment to securing high standards of student achievement. You will also be responsible for developing students' knowledge and awareness of a healthy lifestyle and wellbeing. A commitment to develop and participate in extra-curricular activities for students is essential.The School are committed to providing excellent CPD for aspiring Middle Leaders and for all new staff the school offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme and you will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Sociology & Psychology Teacher

£153 - £210 per day
The role:Sociology and Psychology Teacher required for September 5 days per week for September 2021.A fantastic school in Enfield is looking for a motivated Sociology and Psychology teacher from September 2021 to teach up to A level in this multi-cultural school.The successful candidate will join a fully supportive Sociology and Psychology department that is dedicated to the achievements of their students.About the school:·We have a hardworking and skilled team of specialist teachers and a commitment to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all students.·We are a school that places a strong emphasis on developing staff.·Employee well-being and work life balance is important to us·Our students are engaged and well behaved·All our staff our friendly and supportive·Our ethos is instrumental in providing positive relationships and high standards across our school and in the community.This is an excellent opportunity to join an outstanding school that is committed to the professional development of its staff. Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?·We offer both PAYE and Payroll Company pay solution and we will uplift your pay rate to pay you the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks in the role.·A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.·We will work with your existing Payroll Company upon request.·Earn up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.·We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped.·We are committed to your safety. We are conducting video consultations at this time in order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staffHorizon 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.