Secondary Teaching Jobs

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56 Jobs

English Teacher - NQT opportunity

£28,660 - £47,298 per annum
Teacher of EnglishNQT or experienced teacherSeptember 2018 start or soonerMPS/UPSOutstanding mixed secondary schoolBrent, LondonAre you a Qualified English teacher or a trainee qualifying in 2018?Do you want to work in one of London`s highest achieving mixed secondary schools?Horizon Teachers is currently working with this Outstanding mixed Secondary school who is looking to appoint a teacher of English to join their English Department from September 2018. This is a permanent teaching position and for the right teacher would be the start of a great teaching journey. The role is a Permanent English Teaching position. You would be teaching English within a very strong department. Results in the English department are outstanding and among the highest in the country; last year 95% of students achieved a grades 9 4 in the more challenging new style GCSEs, 55% achieved grades 9 7, and an astonishing 35 pupils achieved the coveted grade 9. At Key Stage 5, 60% of entries were awarded A* - B grades with 100% passing. The department's value added is in the top 1% of the country and we are looking for a teacher who can make a significant contribution to this already strong and successful department.The school is looking for a passionate English Teacher and welcomes applications from NQTs as well as experienced teachers. A passion for English is Key and teachers in the school provide students with an outstanding level of education and teaching, The reputation that the school has is outstanding with students progressing to some of the UKs Top Universities. The School has been rated amongst the UKs top performing mixed secondary schools and prides itself on the outstanding education it provides its students. Inspected by Ofsted and judged as Outstanding the school with to appoint the best teachers. For all staff an excellent CPD programme is in place and progression into positions of responsibility is possible. To Apply for this role you must;Be a Qualified English Teacher with QTS or be working towards this.Be degree Educated in English BE a passionate and enthusiastic English TeacherBe able to demonstrate outstanding teachingHave a drive for excellence and be able to motivate students of all abilities. If you would like to apply for this position please send an up to date CV, we look forward to receiving your application. 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.

Biology Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Biology Teacher Harrow ASAP Start Ofsted ‘Outstanding school £140 - £210 per day Are you a qualified Biology teacher with a real passion for teaching who is looking for a new and exciting role with an immediate start? Horizon teachers is currently working alongside an outstanding rated secondary school in the borough of Harrow who are looking for a passionate, dynamic Biology teacher to join their school until the end of the academic year. The school is a mixed comprehensive school with an excellent record of achievement, students achieve the highest standards of work and behaviour in a positive, friendly but disciplined atmosphere. Their highly-qualified staff are committed to ensuring all students reach their full potential, and they work closely with the parents to achieve this. Last year 74% of students gained A*-C grades at GCSE level, their motivated students make excellent progress, in 2015 OFSTED graded the school as outstanding in all areas. The science department is supportive and successful and runs an extensive programmed of specialist activities. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘The Headteacher provides very strong and purposeful leadership, her commitment to making sure that all students achieve their best is shared by all of the staff, as a result almost all students make outstanding progress in their work, Teachers have very good subject knowledge display a passion for their subjects, they plan work that enthuses and challenges students of all different abilities and interests to do well, The school’s work to keep students safe is outstanding, systems and procedures are regularly reviewed, checked closely by senior leader and governors, and are consistently applied by all staff’. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Immediate availability Qualified teacher status A strong passion for teaching Fantastic classroom management Evidence of classroom progression A strong passion for Biology This fantastic opportunity is due to start ASAP and will initially be until the end of the academic year with the right teacher being offered a permanent role through the school, the pay for this will be £140 - £210 per day dependant on experience. 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 -   

Religious Education Teacher

£26,662 - £37,645 per annum
Religious Education Teacher Redbridge Permanent MPS/UPS outer London May/ September start Are you a qualified and passionate teacher of Religious education who is looking for a new and exciting role within an outstanding rated secondary school? Horizon Teachers is currently working alongside such a school who is looking for a qualified, yet highly passionate teacher of R.E to join their welcoming school. The school prides themselves on being an outstanding and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school with 1673 students on roll, A specialist in Science and PE and holds international school award status, Continuously achieving outstanding results in GCSE and in 2017 they achieved their best ever results., Judged as outstanding for the fifth time in succession which was last awarded in March 2015. The school is seeking an individual who is talented and dynamic, this post would be suitable for experienced teachers who feel they can make a significant and positive contribution to the Religious Educations department and the school as a whole, and on top of this you will have a real passion for religious studies as a subject. The R.E department currently has a Head of department plus four members of teaching staff, responsibilities are allocated at KS3, KS4 and KS5, class sizes are 30 and the groups are mixed in ability with 8 classes per year group. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘The inspirational headteacher is passionately committed to providing an outstanding education for every student, he leads by example and his clear vision drives everything the school does, Other very skills leaders share his very high expectations they work very well to ensure that students enjoy their learning and achieve highly, Achievement is outstanding, students of all abilities make rapid progress in a wide range of subjects including English and in Mathematics the standard they achieve in their GCSE examinations are well above average. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Qualified teacher status Passionate about Physical Education A strong passion for teaching Evidence of teaching engaging R.E lessons Evidence of classroom progression Fantastic classroom behaviour management This fantastic role is due to start in May/September and will be on a permanent basis. The pay offered is MPS/UPS – Outer London plus TLR2 (for a suitably qualified applicant) 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

£140 - £210 per day
English Teacher Enfield ASAP Start Ofsted ‘Good school £140 - £210 per day Are you a qualified teacher with a passionate for English who is looking for a new and exciting role with an immediate start? Horizon Teacher is currently working alongside a good rated all boy’s secondary school in the borough of Enfield who is looking for a passionate, dynamic English teacher to join their school on a temporary basis. The school prides itself on its long history which stretches back to 1558 where it began as an educational establishment, given the huge responsibility by the local church to teach poor, local children to read and write, today they continue this working and much, much more. Their aim is simply to prepare their students for the world, to give them the skills and knowledge to be of use to serve and to positively affect those that they encounter along the way. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘Leaders, governors and staff carry out regular checks on the quality of teaching, this has a positive impact on pupil’s and students’ achievement, The overall quality of teaching is good across the school including the sixth form, A small proportion is outstanding, pupils learn most effectively when teachers give them opportunities to explore deeper and more sophisticated ideas to see how far the can go in their learning, GCSE results were significantly above the national average’. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Immediate availability Qualified teacher status A strong passion for teaching Fantastic classroom management Evidence of classroom progression Strong passion for English This fantastic role is due to start ASAP and will initially be until the end of the academic year with the right teacher being offered a permanent role through the school, the pay will be £140 - £210 per day dependent on experience. 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 - 

Physics Teacher

£26,662 - £37,645 per annum
Physics Teacher Barnet Ofsted ‘Good school ASAP Start £26,662 - £37,645 Are you a highly passionate qualified teacher of Physics who is looking for a new and exciting role for a September start? Horizon Teacher is currently working with a good rated secondary school in the borough of Barnet who are looking to appoint a passionate Physics teacher to join their friendly, successful staffing teams. The school prides itself on being a happy and stimulating place to learn, they are proud of their long history stretching back to 1857 but they are also forward looking, embracing the modern world as a specialist school for mathematics and science. They are non-selective and have no religious affiliation, the enthusiastic student body of 750 students aged 11 to 16 of both sexes, working in productive partnership with well qualified and committed staff, hardworking governors and supportive parents. The school saw 75% of the students achieve a A*- C grades in GCSE’s which is above the national average, the school plan to continue to improve on this impressive result year on year with the right teacher contributing towards this. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘The headteacher has very high ambitions for the pupils and a relentlessness determination to provide them with the highest quality of education, since joining the school he has created a culture of high expectations and establish a learning environment where pupils thrive, Senior leaders, the governing body and staff share the headteacher’s determination since the previous inspection they have worked tirelessly to tackle the issues that were identified, improvements particularly in teaching and learning have been rapid and sustained’. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Qualified Teacher Status NQT – May be considered A strong passion for teaching September availability Fantastic classroom management Passionate about Physics as a subject Evidence of classroom progression This fantastic role is due to start in September and will be a permanent post, the salary for this would be £26,662 - £37,645 dependant on experience. 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 - 

Part Time Science Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Part time Science Teacher Enfield Ofsted ‘Good school ASAP Start  £140 - £210 per day Are you a qualified and passionate teacher of science who is looking for a flexible science teacher role with an immediate start? Horizon Teachers is currently working alongside a Good rated all boys secondary school in the borough of Enfield who are looking to appoint an experienced science teacher to join their successful science department on a part time basis. The school pride themselves on their tremendous history stretching back to 1558 where it began as an educational establishment, given the huge responsibility by the local church to teach poor, local children to read and write, they continue this work and much, much more their aim is simply to prepare their students for the world giving them the skills, knowledge and morals to be of use, to serve and to positively affect those that they encounter along the way. The school saw 70% of their students received pass grades in their GCSE’s last year which they aim to better year on year. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘Pupils achieve well, they make good progress in all year groups in English and mathematics and in other subject areas, pupils make particularly good progress in mathematics, The overall quality of teaching is good across the school, including in the sixth form a small proportion is outstanding, pupils and students learn most effectively when teachers give them opportunities to explore deeper and more sophisticated ideas to see how far they can go in their learning. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Qualified Teacher Status Passionate about Science as a subject A strong passion for teaching Fantastic classroom management Evidence of classroom progression A strong passion for teaching Immediately available This fantastic role is due to start ASAP and will initially be until the end of the academic year with the right teacher being offered a permanent role through the school, the pay rate for this great opportunity is £140 - £210 per day dependant on experience.  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 - 

Part Time Drama Teacher

£145 - £200 per day
Drama Teacher - Part time ASAP Start Haringey £145 - 200 per day Are you looking for a Part Time Drama Teaching position for the summer term? Do you hold QTS and have a passion for Drama? Horizon Teachers is working with an excellent school in Haringey who is looking to appoint a dynamic Drama Teacher to start ASAP, this is a temporary part time position to start ASAP. The faculty is line managed by one of the schools Assistant Head teachers and the role will include working alongside another Senior Teacher who is Lead Practitioner. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach throughout KS3,4 and 5. The school teach Drama at GCSE and you will be involved with these lessons. Excellence is expected by all in the school's community where a dynamic and creative learning environment helps to realise the ambitions of all and continues to ensure exam results are above the national average. The school is a Good school, inspected in 2017 it was praised for its community feel and also the progress of students. The staff are friendly and work together to create a community feel across the site. Pupils are very respectful and throughout the day a calm working environment is created. This is a role to teach Drama and work within the creative arts department with a strong team of teachers. The successful teacher must be able to demonstrate excellent teaching skills as well as having outstanding classroom practice. You will be working in one of the largest departments in the school and be responsible for driving pupil progress. For an ambitious teacher this is an excellent opportunity to join the school at an exciting stage. To apply for this role you must: • Hold Qualified Teacher Status. • Be degree educated in Drama or have experience in a related subject. • Have relevant specialist qualifications and experience in Drama. • Have 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 feedback The school will accept applications from experienced and newly qualified teachers of Drama. Please 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. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Female P.E Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Female P.E Teacher Redbridge ASAP Start Ofsted ‘Outstanding school £140 - £210 per day Horizon Teachers is currently working with an Outstanding rated all through mixed school based in the borough of Redbridge who are looking for a qualified Female P.E teacher to join their successful, friendly staffing team. The school prides themselves on ensuring that all students, teachers, staff and parents commit fully to making the academy a vibrant learning community, employing an approach to teaching that instils knowledge, understanding and a desire to learn while offering a curriculum emphasising core academic subjects, while providing the facilities and specialist staff to meet and stimulate a wider range of interests. The ideal teacher for this role with have experience of teaching engaging P.E lessons to KS3 - KS4 standards, you will be working in a state of the art building which was purposely built to provide a stimulating, inspiring, inclusive and ordered learning environment with excellent facilities in all curriculum areas which includes a full size sports hall with an activities studio and multiuse games room. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘High standards have been achieved by the inspirational leadership of the principal, members of the leadership team and governing body, the academy has established very high quality teaching where every students succeeds. The achievement of students is outstanding many are making very quick and sustained progress over a large range of subjects in years 7 and 8.The academy’s ‘BRIDGES’ programme enables the students to learn, explore and develop the qualities and skills to become very well-rounded individuals, exceptionally well equipped for the future world of work’. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Immediate availability Passionate about Physical Education QTS (Qualified Teacher) A strong passion for teaching Evidence of teaching engaging P.E Lessons Fantastic classroom management Evidence of classroom progression This fantastic role is due to start ASAP and will initially be until the end of the academic year with the right teacher being offered a permanent contract through the school. The pay rate for this role will be £140 - £210 per day dependent on experience. 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 -

Science Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Science Teacher Barnet Ofsted ‘Outstanding school ASAP start £140 - £210 Per day Are you an experienced and passionate teacher of science who is looking for a new and exciting role to start immediately? Horizon Teachers is currently working alongside an outstanding secondary school based in the borough of Barnet who are looking to appoint an experience teacher of science to join them until the end of the academic year. The school prides themselves on having a keen understanding for moral issues and recognise the different between right and wrong, their students will be supported in speaking up for what they believe is right, they base their approach to teaching and learning around the building learning power philosophy which means that they seek to give students the skills and learning dispositions which will serve them well throughout their school careers then their lives beyond the school. The ideal teacher will be able cover all science subjects but most importantly would be able to teach chemistry to KS4 standards, you will be passionate about teaching with a robust can do attitude. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘There are excellent systems in place that are well understood by the whole community to ensure that everyone is safe, everyone’s wellbeing is considered and protected and no one suffers discrimination, risk assessment procedures are thorough and regularly reviewed by the link governor where the data present possible anomalies, for example that one group appearing to fall behind in a subject, prompt action is taken to rectify the concern’. To be considered for this role you will have the following; Qualified teacher status Experience of teaching engaging science lessons Experience of teaching science to KS4 standards Immediate availability A strong passion for teaching Fantastic classroom behaviour management Evidence of teaching engaging lessons This great role is due to start ASAP. It’s initially until the end of the academic year with the right teacher being offered a permanent contract. The pay rate for this will be £140 - £210 Per day dependant on experience. 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 -  

Part time Business Studies Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Teacher of business studies (Part time) Enfield Ofsted ‘Outstanding school ASAP Start £140 - £210 Per day Are you an experienced and highly passionate business studies teacher who is looking for a new and exciting flexible role? Horizon Teachers is currently working alongside an outstanding secondary school based in the borough of Enfield who are looking to appoint an enthusiastic pat time (3 days) Business studies teacher to join their highly successful staffing team. The school prides itself on being a community school, admitting the vast majority of their students from an area close to the school, run by a board of governors who have students at the school or who have very close links to the school, they believe that this overriding commitment to their local community makes them very special. The ideal teacher will have experience of teaching engaging lessons up to KS5 standards as you will be covering KS4 – KS5 lessons, you will also have a good understanding of maintaining high standards as the school expects top quality lessons to be delivered at all times. The role is initially until June with the possibility of it being extended or being turned into a permanent position. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘This is a high performing school where students make rapid progress and reach high standards across a broad range of subjects, Teaching is of a consistently high quality Teachers have high expectations of their students, they use their enthusiasm and excellent subject knowledge to inspire students so that they make rapid progress’. To be considered for this role you must have the following; Qualified teacher status Immediate availability Experience of teaching business studies to KS5 standards A strong passion for teaching Fantastic classroom behaviour management Evidence of teaching engaging lessons This great role is due to start ASAP and will initially be until the end of the academic year although it may be shorter, the pay rate for this role will be £140 - £210 Per day dependant on experience. 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 -

Media Teacher

£26,662 - £42,498 per annum
Teacher of Media - Ofsted "Outstanding" School - MPS/UPS Redbridge Mixed 11-18 School 79% A* - C - 2017 Permanent role MPS/UPS TLR Are you a Media Teacher looking for a new challenge to start in September 2018? Horizon Teachers is working with a thriving 11-18 Secondary school located in the borough of Redbridge who are looking to appoint a talented and dynamic Teacher of Media with responsibility for Key Stage 4 to work within their hugely successful Media Department. The school has a great community feel and staff work hard to ensure that high standards are upheld. What the school are looking for; • A Media Teacher with QTS An Ambitious teacher looking for additional departmental responsibility • A Media Teacher with recent teaching experience in London and a history of excellence. • A Media professional with a passion for the subject and teaching it to all. • Passion, dedication and a teacher who is able to join a great department. • The ability to teach Media to KS4 and 5 The School; Mixed 11-18 Secondary School (Non Academy) Highly academic school Ofsted 'Outstanding' School Positive progress 8 score Friendly and community based School Excellent transport links to central London What the school will offer; • A supportive and outstanding teaching environment. • CPD throughout the year. • Competitive rate of pay • A Temp to perm position with progression opportunities. The school are looking for a Media teacher who is able to join the department and teach Media to KS4 and 5 students. This would suit both experienced and newly qualified teachers. The school offer a comprehensive induction programme for all staff. Please apply for this role ASAP as the school wish to appoint now. 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.