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

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35 Jobs

SEN Teacher

£135 - £220 per day
PMLD Teacher Mile End Temporary Full time, term time only. £135 - £220 per day. Starting date: ASAP Experience working in a PMLD setting would be desirable! Do you have experience as a Teacher working with and supporting children in a SEND setting? Are you driven to support a child to learn, through sensory play and exploration? Are you passionate about making a difference? I have the pleasure to be working with a bright, engaging and motivational secondary SEND school in the heart of Mile End, catering for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties and complex needs. This secondary School is a purpose-built day school for pupils aged 11-19 whose educational needs cannot adequately be met in mainstream schools. This school supports 75 children all with a range of complex needs and Profound and moderate learning difficulties so you will need to be resilient and maintain a positive and engaging attitude throughout your placement. This inspiring school are looking for a passionate, engaging and child centred Teacher to join their team until Christmas. This SEND setting prides its self on celebrating every child, enabling them to fulfil their full potential in a safe and stimulating environment. You will be part of a staff team, dedicated to give pupils the opportunity to integrate with others in learning, social and leisure activities and support all pupils to make sense of the world with the aim to develop strong sense of self and encourage independence skills. This role boasts fantastic benefits including: •Working in a school that has a fantastic reputation, which prides itself in giving children that have PMLD and complex behaviours the best possible support and access to state of the art facilities. •Cutting edge technology to support children's learning. •Effective support from a wide range of health professionals and multi agencies. •Working with an incredibly supportive and passionate team. •Excellent training and career development opportunities. •Working with a fascinating group of children all who will help you grow within your role. •Every day is different. This is not a typical 9-5 job! Requirements •QTS and experience working in a SEND setting. •Strong knowledge of complex needs and Profound and moderate learning difficulties. •Due to the nature of role you must be resilient, and have strong behaviour management skills. •To maintain a positive attitude and be warm and approachable at all times. •To work from a child centred approach and put the child first. •Excellent safeguarding knowledge and skills. •Excellent team work skills and communication skills. •The ability to facilitate and think on your feet. Responsibilities: •Individually nurture each child to make sure they are the best they can possibly be. •Keeping the children safe whist in your care. Providing activities that will enable them to learn and progress, whilst having fun. •Carrying out effective behaviour management in line with the school's policies. •Follow policies and safeguarding procedures set by the school. •Having a positive attitude and a willingness to work with the supporting staff as well as the leadership team in School. Interested? Roles like this one will be quick to go, so don't delay any longer. Contact the office to speak to Jess on 0207 4440009 and we can go through the next steps! 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 background 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.

Maths Teacher

£22,000 - £28,000 per annum
Maths Teacher Location- Brent Mixed Secondary School, ages 11-18. £22,000- £28,000 October start until July 2019.   Horizon Teachers are working with an excellent school in Brent who need a similarly excellent Maths teacher. The school is one of the best in the country and has a very good standard of results across the board, with GSCE and English Baccalaureate results being the highest in Brent. The school follow values of integrity, respect and diversity, in order to achieve the best for their students, and so as an integral part this, your Maths Teacher role will enhance the experience of the students to aid them in their path to success. In addition to this these are extensive extra-curricular activities, including 11 Mathematics specific activities, and as one of the maths department staff, there will be the opportunity to bring more to your role by aiding with some of these. This role will be across the range of age groups, and experience as a maths teacher would be beneficial, however NQT’s are also welcomed. If you’re a great teacher and looking for your next opportunity, this could be the perfect role for you! The perfect candidate will: •             Be a fully qualified teacher with QTS; •             Hold a valid DBS certificate, or be willing to apply for one with Horizon Teachers; •             Have a passion for teaching Maths! This will be an extremely popular role, so if it appeals to you please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us as soon as possible! 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

Qualified Media Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
October 18th Start Media teacher Redbridge OFSTED ‘Good’ Long term  £140-£210 Horizon Teachers is currently working with a fantastic school in East London. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated Media Teacher to join a diverse and energetic department in an East London school. You will be teaching Media across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 3 Media, as well as GCSE and A Level in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Media department are hard-working and dedicated, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of Media.  Their high standards and innovative practice has developed a love of Media in their students with a number of them going on to study it at A Level at the schools sixth form or in local colleges, and going on to study Media at university.  They aim to improve results each year through continued CPD programmes and inclusive department planning time. The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-16 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in Media A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Media Study Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear 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 -  

Maths Teacher - North West London

£145 - £210 per day
Maths Teacher - North West London - Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ school - Long-term role - January 2019 start - £140-210 per day   One of the highest performing schools in London is seeking a fully qualified, hardworking, ambitious Maths Teacher to join the Maths teaching department from January 2019 on a full-time long-term basis.  The school is a vibrant and welcoming school that provides an outstanding learning environment. It offers start-of-the-art facilities where its teachers and pupils can realise their full potential. Attainment amongst its pupils is amongst the best in the country. In 2017, 91% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 4 in maths and 62% achieved grades 9 – 7. The same year an astounding 39 pupils achieved the coveted grade 9, the equivalent to a high A*. The school has a high-standard of teaching and this is an amazing opportunity for the right Maths Teacher to flourish. The ideal candidate must: - Have a Maths degree. - Be a fully qualified Teacher with QTS (the school will also consider NQTs). - Have good subject knowledge and a passion for teaching Maths. - Have effective behaviour management. - Be able to creatively plan and lead structured lessons. - Be confident in teaching high attainment pupils. - Be hardworking and ambitious.   Please apply as soon as possible with an updated CV, the school are looking to interview immediately for January 2019 start.   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 -   

Qualified Sociology Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Sociology teacher Start 29/10/18 Long term Barnet £140-£210 a day Horizon teachers are currently working with a fantastic school in Barnet who are looking to appoint an outstanding Sociology teacher to join their school.  This is an exciting opportunity for an amazing and inspirational Sociology teacher to join a diverse and energetic school in a North West London school.  You will be teaching Sociology across GCSE and A Level and will be inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 4 and 5 Sociology in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Sociology department has been teaching the subject as both a GCSE and an A Level course.  As a department, the results of external examinations have been consistently good and outstanding, and this is testament to the hard work and determination of the staff within the Sociology department who have worked hard to ensure they’re using the most cutting edge pedagogy to help students achieve their potential.  In return for your hard work, the school offer incredible professional development training.  The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in Sociology A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Sociology Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear 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 -

Qualified Psychology/Sociology teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Psychology/Sociology teacher January Start Long term (mat cover) Redbridge £140-£210 a day Horizon teachers are currently working with an amazing school in Redbridge who are looking to appoint an outstanding Psychology/Sociology teacher to join their school.  This is an exciting opportunity for an amazing and inspirational Psychology and Sociology teacher to join a diverse and energetic school in an east London school.  You will be teaching Psychology and Sociology across GCSE and A Level and will be inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 4 and 5 Psychology and sociology in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Psychology and sociology department have been established in this Redbridge school for 23 years and the subject has been taught as both a GCSE and an A Level course.  As a department, the results of external examinations have been consistently good and outstanding, and this is testament to the hard work and determination of the staff within the psychology and sociology department who have worked hard to ensure they’re using the most cutting edge pedagogy to help students achieve their potential.  In return for your hard work, the school offer incredible professional development training.  The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in psychology/sociology A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for psychology and sociology Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear 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 -

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant: Maths Department - West London - OFSTED ‘outstanding’ rated Secondary School - Long-term role - Immediate start - £60- 90 per day   Are you a recent graduate with a Maths or related subject degree (e.g. Economics, Engineering, Accounting, Finance, Physics)? Are you a recent graduate with a Maths or related subject A-level? Are you looking for the first step to becoming a Teacher? Are you looking for a new challenge in a role that has the potential to be exceptionally rewarding?   An Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ Secondary School in West London is seeking a recent graduate to join the Maths department as a Teaching Assistant. The school ideally wants a graduate with a Maths or related subject degree, or a graduate with a Maths or related subject A-level. This is a warm and welcoming school with a vibrant learning community and they are keen find a dynamic individual with a creative flair for working with children and teachers in class, and on a one-to-one basis. The role is ideal for those looking to gain classroom experience and for those with the ambition of becoming a Teacher. This is an extremely rewarding role for the right individual and it could be the first step towards a long and successful career as either a Teaching Assistant or Teacher.   The role will require you to: - Guide children in their educational and social development. - Assist children that need additional support on a one-to-one basis. - Supervise group activities. - Take part in training if required. The ideal candidate must: - Be a graduate, ideally with a Maths degree or A-level. - Be enthusiastic about working with children and teachers. - Be compassionate to the needs and requirements of children and teachers.   Please apply as soon as possible with an updated CV, the school are looking to interview immediately.   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 - 

Maths Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
October 18th Start Maths teacher Harrow OFSTED ‘Good’ Long term (Part time) £140-£210 Horizon Teachers is currently working with a fantastic school in North West London. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated Maths Teacher to join a diverse and energetic department in a North West London school. You will be teaching Maths across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 3 Maths and GCSE in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The maths department are hard-working and dedicated, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of Maths. Recent results for the GCSE exams were strong, with 75% of their students achieving a pass (Grade 9-4) in both English and Maths this summer. Their high standards and innovative practice has developed a love of Maths in their students with a number of them going on to study it at A Level in the local colleges.  They aim to improve results each year through continued CPD programmes and inclusive department planning time. The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-16 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in Maths A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Maths Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear 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 -  

English Teacher - Maternity Cover

£140 - £210 per day
Start 1st October 2018 English teacher Waltham Forest OFSTED ‘Good’ Long term (Maternity Cover) £140-£210 Horizon Teachers is currently working with an amazing school in Waltham Forest. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated English Teacher to join a high performing department in a North London school. You will be teaching English across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence and a love of literature in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement for their continued study of the English skills. The English department are lively and thriving, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of English literature and language. Recent results for the GCSE exams were strong, confirming the hard work that the staff had collectively given to motivate and inspire their pupils to do well in their subject. Their high standards and innovative practice has prompted a number of their sixth-form students to go on to read English at some of the country’s top universities The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an amazing CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice, so if you’re looking for innovative new ways to teach English, this school is perfect!  You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in English A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for English Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear 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 -

Qualified Science Teacher

£145 - £195 per day
Immediate start Science teacher Barking and Dagenham OFSTED ‘Outstanding’ Long term £145-£195 Horizon Teachers is currently working with a fantastic school in East London. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated Science Teacher to join a diverse and energetic department in an East London school. You will be teaching Science across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge, of Key stage 3 Science up to A Level Biology, Chemistry and Physics, in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Science department are lively and thriving, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of Science. Recent results for the GCSE exams were strong, with 45% of their students achieving a strong pass in both English and Maths this summer. They aim to improve results each year through continued CPD programmes and inclusive department planning time, with the science department achieving their highest results for the last decade!  The department has an incredible new facility, with up to date equipment and incredibly supporting technicians who are prepared to assist you with practical lessons. The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice, their science department being particularly good at running planning sessions.  CPD sessions are run by staff, for staff, which means that you will be involved in the running of sessions.  You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in a Science discipline (Biology, Chemistry or Physics) A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Maths Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate in science with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear 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 -

Teaching Assistant - West London

£60 - £80 per day
Teaching Assistant - 3 positions - West London - Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ in all areas Secondary School - Long-term role - Immediate start - £60-80 per day to start   Are you a recent graduate seeking a rewarding career? Do you have an English, Maths, Science, or a related subject degree? Are looking for the first step in your career towards becoming a successful teacher? Are you a dynamic and enthusiastic individual with a creative flair for working with children?   An Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ secondary school in West London is seeking recent graduates to join the support staff team as Teaching Assistants. The school ideally wants a graduates with good degree in either English, Maths, Science, or a related subject. This is a warm and welcoming school with a vibrant learning community and they are keen find a dynamic individual with a creative flair for working with children and teachers in class, and on a one-to-one basis. The role is ideal for those looking to gain classroom experience and for those with the ambition of becoming teacher. This is an extremely rewarding role for the right individual and it could be the first step towards a long, successful career.   The role will require you to: - Support the educational and social development of the children. - Assist children that need additional support on a one-to-one basis. - Supervise group activities. - Take part in training if required.     The ideal candidates must: - Ideally be a recent graduate with an English, Maths, Science or related degree. - Have a creative flair for working with children and teachers. - Be compassionate to the needs and requirements of children and teachers.     Please apply immediately with an updated CV, the school are looking to interview immediately.   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