Secondary Teaching Jobs

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65 Jobs

Science Teacher

£140 - £230 per day
Teacher Of Science Long TermJanuary 2019 Ofsted Good' School£140 - £230Are you an experience, passionate teacher of maths who is looking for a new teaching role in the New Year?Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known academy in the borough of Islington who are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher of Science to join their successful department this January until Easter with the possibility of this then being turned into a permanent role. Although the school would look to appoint someone who would be available on an immediate basis.The academy aim to provide exceptional levels of care and education for every individual student, it's a mixed, non-selective academy with no religious affiliation, committed to providing excellence in education and opportunities for all, current ranked 15th in the country, 6th in London and 1st in Islington for pupil progress is something which they are really proud of an continue to keep this record up.The ideal teacher will have experience teaching general Science at KS3 and KS4 level and would feel confident in delivering the occasional KS5 lessonNoted in their latest Ofsted report From low starting points students make good and increasing rates of progress, the proportion of students obtaining five or more GCSE grades A* to C including English and Mathematics has nearly doubled in the last year, Behaviour is good clear systems are consistently applied and understood by all, The principal provides outstanding leadership she has acted rapidly to improve achievement and teaching and has fully involved the senior team, subject leaders and governors'.To be considered for this role you will have the following;Must have NQT or QTS (Essential)Passionate about both Science and teachingBe a team player with an abundance of energy and enthusiasm Be able to inspire and motivate all students to learn and achieve Take an active part in the wider life of the academyBe an outstanding classroom practitioner with high expectations of work, attitude and behaviourBe an enthusiastic team member with good communication and interpersonal skillsIf you feel you are the right person for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Maths Teacher

£140 - £230 per day
Teacher Of Maths Long TermJanuary 2019 Ofsted Good' School£140 - £230Are you an experience, passionate teacher of maths who is looking for a new teaching role in the New Year?Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known academy in the borough of Islington who are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher of Maths to join their successful department this January until Easter with the possibility of this then being turned into a permanent role. Although the school would look to appoint someone who would be available on an immediate basis.The academy aim to provide exceptional levels of care and education for every individual student, it's a mixed, non-selective academy with no religious affiliation, committed to providing excellence in education and opportunities for all, current ranked 15th in the country, 6th in London and 1st in Islington for pupil progress is something which they are really proud of an continue to keep this record up.The ideal teacher will have experience teaching mathematics at KS3 and KS4 level and would feel confident in delivering the occasional KS5 lessonNoted in their latest Ofsted report From low starting points students make good and increasing rates of progress, the proportion of students obtaining five or more GCSE grades A* to C including English and Mathematics has nearly doubled in the last year, Behaviour is good clear systems are consistently applied and understood by all, The principal provides outstanding leadership she has acted rapidly to improve achievement and teaching and has fully involved the senior team, subject leaders and governors.To be considered for this role you will have the following;Must have NQT or QTS (Essential)Passionate about both Mathematics and teachingBe a team player with an abundance of energy and enthusiasm Be able to inspire and motivate all students to learn and achieve Take an active part in the wider life of the academyBe an outstanding classroom practitioner with high expectations of work, attitude and behaviourBe an enthusiastic team member with good communication and interpersonal skillsIf you feel you are the right person for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Business Studies Teacher

£28,000 - £38,000 per annum
BUSINESS STUDIES TEACHER January Start date Location: SW London Ofsted Outstanding Large mixed secondary school, ages 11-18 Salary: MPS1 to MPS6   Horizon Teachers are working with a great school in South West London who are seeking a Business Studies Teacher to start in January. The role would be purely teaching business studies to KS3, KS4 and KS5 levels. To apply for this role you will NEED: To have Qualified Teacher Status Have a degree from a reputable university Have an enhanced DBS This school has a Business Studies department that is dedicated to beginning their students learning into the business world in a focused way, developing their skills and understanding. As a teacher joining this department you will enhance the students learning environment to aid them in their future careers and higher learning. Experience as a Business Studies teacher is essential, although NQTs will be considered. This role is a permanent role. A teacher with drive and willingness to contribute to the school both in the classroom and outside will be highly considered. This is a great opportunity that will be in high demand, so if this role is of interest to you, please do get in contact as soon as possible! If you are a Business Teacher looking for a different type of role please don’t hesitate to get in touch! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon

English Teacher

£140 - £230 per day
Teacher Of English Enfield January 2019 start £140 - £230 per dayAre you an experienced, passionate teacher of English looking for a new and exciting role to start in January 2019?Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known secondary school in the borough of Enfield who are looking for an enthusiastic teacher of English to join their warm, welcoming staffing team.The school are extremely proud of all their students and their successes and achievements in recent years.The school aims to provide a secure caring and structured environment in which all students regardless of race or culture are encouraged to strive for excellence and to develop self-reliance, self-discipline, self-confidence through participation in a wide range of academic, cultural and social activities. To prepare students to enter adult life as active and responsible citizens and enable them to develop skills relevant to employment while also helping students to develop an understanding of the world in which we live, a concern for the environment and an awareness of the inter-dependence of individuals, groups and nations.The school is ideally looking for an individual who is passionate about teaching and has experience of teaching English from KS3-KS5 standards, the post will be on a long term basis from January to Easter with the right person staying on until the end of the academic year.Noted in their latest Ofsted report Pupils are proud of their school, they see themselves as part of a close school community, pupils develop leadership skills both inside and outside school pupils said that through working with pupils from other local schools on a number of projects they have developed social skills and established friendships with pupils from other schools, pupils are encouraged to be proud of their diverse cultures and backgrounds with a majority of pupils saying that there is a sense of family' in their school'To be successful in your application you will have the following;Available from January Passionate about English as a subjectPositive can do attitude NQT or QTS Must be a qualified teacherExcellent communication skills both written and verbalGreat attention to detail Able to teach English from KS3 KS5Great classroom managementIf you feel you are the right person for this exciting role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered, please note only qualified teachers will be contacted regarding this role.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Geography Teacher

£140 - £230 per day
Geography TeacherWestminster£140 - £230 per dayJanuary StartAre you an experienced teacher of Geography who is looking for a great opportunity to start in 2019?Horizon Teachers is currently working with an independent school for boys and girls aged between 10-16, located in the heart of central London.The school is renowned as a small, nurturing and relaxed place; a wonderful happy alternative to the highly pressurised, exam-orientated London schools, They believe that exceptional teaching combined with a modern curriculum inside and outside the classroom provides the best stimulus for children to become inquisitive, open-minded and creative learners and achieve beyond exams.They cater for a wide range of abilities and learning styles achieving strong results at GCSE, At the school they focus on best preparing their students for any path they wish to take, inclusive of A-level courses, BTEX, foundation courses and apprenticeships.They aim to ensure that children can progress and achieve their individual potential, they offer a secure environment in which children are encouraged to be creative, inquisitive, discuss ideas and listen to each other.They offer a broad curriculum which includes academic studies, a varied extra-curricular programme and many opportunities to learn beyond the classroom, making most of the central London location, this is supported by excellent pastoral care and thorough guidance on exam subject choices, careers and university applications. The school is ideally looking for the following;Experience of or can teacher Geography to A level Experience of teaching AQA at GCSE and A levelExcellent attention to detail Can start in January on a fixed term to Easter 2019NQTs that would feel comfortable taking on the full geography timetable will also be consideredExcellent communication both written and verbal A real passion for Geography as a subject.If you feel you are the right person for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Part time Biology Teacher - 3 days a week

£145 - £210 per day
Teacher of Biology - Part Time3 days a week, Wednesday/Thursday and FridayJanuary 2019 start£145 - £210 per day2 term role initiallyOfsted "Outstanding" SchoolPART TIME - JANUARY 2019 - BIOLOGYThis Outstanding Secondary School in Redbridge is looking for a Part time teacher of Biology who is able to work 3 days a week from January 2019. The school are looking for a Biology Specialist who is able to teach Biology at KS3, 4 and 5. This is a long term cover position until July 2019 and there could be the option of a permanent contract in September 2019. The school are looking for an exceptional Biology teacher with recent Inner London Teaching experience. The ability to plan and deliver high quality lessons is essential, pupils attainment is excellent and results in Science follow this. The Science department achieves outstanding results each year and maintain the highest standards. What the school are looking for;A Qualified Science Teacher with QTSA Biology teacher with recent in class experience.A teacher with an outstanding classroom record.A teacher available from January 2019A Biology teacher looking to join a passionate departmentA biology Teacher able to enthuse and drive students of all ability. This role would suit experienced or newly qualified teachers. on offer is the chance to join and Outstanding school and work in a department where all Science teachers engage and work in a great team. This Outstanding Secondary School is one of the top performing schools in London. The results are excellent. Having visited the school regularly over the last 3 years we can confirm the behaviour was excellent and the general atmosphere was warm and welcoming. The school is based all on one site, with modern facilities and buildings that have been added in the recent years. We have also visited the teachers we have placed at the school, each of whom has stated how pleased they were to take the post. There is also excellent CPD at the school. If you would like to apply for this role 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. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teacher of Geography

£27,596 - £43,348 per annum
Location:            Bexley Salary:                £27, 596- £43, 348 per annum   Job Type:           Permanent Start date:          January 2019 School type:       Mixed academy, age range 11-18 A large mixed academy in Bexley is looking for a Geography Teacher to join a supportive and flourishing Geography department. This is a permanent, full time role starting from January 2019, although the role could start sooner for the right person. The school is willing to support a Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) through the schools extensive induction program which is delivered over the school year. A mentoring scheme is provided along with regular CPD in order to allow teachers to build confidence and gain experience in all aspects of teaching. The school has a welcoming and vibrant learning community as well as state-of-the-art facilities. It has enthusiastic students of ages 11-18 and of all abilities. The school is dedicated to providing an education that inspires its students to improve the world for others. The department has a HOD that is understanding and encouraging as well as a team of gifted, passionate and dedicated specialists.  The Geography curriculum takes an enquiry based approach and enables students to develop their geographical skills, knowledge and understanding.  It focuses on real people, places and current issues for inspiration will encourage students to take an active approach in learning about the world around them, helping them to understand the relevance of Geography in their lives. This is a great opportunity for an experienced teacher or NQT to join a school that will give you outstanding opportunities of career progression. To apply for this role you must have the following: - Qualified teacher status (QTS) or overseas trained. - PGCE in Geography or degree level equivalent - Experience teaching Geography - Experience in a secondary school within the last two years - Excellent subject knowledge and passion for Geography - Enhanced DBS Disclosure If you feel you are the right person for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV, please note only qualified teachers will be contacted regarding this role. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teacher of Music

£140 - £230 per day
Location:                    Brent Salary:                         £140-£230 per day Job Type:                    Temp-Perm Start date:                    January 2019 School Information:    Mixed academy, age range 11-18 2018 GCSE Results:    76% at A*-C/4-9 We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Music Teacher to work in a popular school in Brent. The school is a high achieving, forward thinking, and caring community. The school prides themselves in being a happy and vibrant place to learn and work, they have high standards and invest heavily in developing and delivering high quality teaching and learning environments. The Music Department is a busy, thriving department where students enjoy composing, performing and listening to music. In lessons, students learn to play a range of instruments from the keyboard to African drums and recently have been given the opportunity to learn how to use music technology.  Recently the students have attended a concert at the Royal Festival Hall, trips to the London Coliseum courtesy of the English National Opera and there are a lot more exciting plans in place for the end of this year/ start of next year. The Senior Leadership Team is highly supportive and offers the successful teacher a whole-hearted commitment to professional learning that places individual development at the heart of its ethos. The school are looking for a teacher who shows that they are ambitious, creative and approachable leader with a talent for getting the best out of staff and students alike. This really is an excellent school to teach in. You will receive opportunities for high quality career development in a school that values team work and achievement. If interested in this role you must have the following: - Qualified teacher status (QTS) or overseas trained. - PGCE in Music or degree level equivalent - Extensive experience teaching KS3 – KS5 - Experience in a secondary school within the last two years - Excellent subject knowledge - Proven track record of raising attainment and keeping standards high If you feel you are the right person for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV, please note only qualified teachers will be contacted regarding this role. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teacher of English

£27,569 - £43,348 per annum
Teacher of English - **MUST HAVE QUALIFIED TEACHER STATUS (QTS) IN THE UK** Bexley Secondary School Full-time Permanent January 2019 start  £27,596 - £43,348 per annum An amazing opportunity has emerged for a Teacher of English to join a successful and forward thinking English Department full-time from January 2019. The school is a large mixed academy that has state-of-the-art facilities and excellent transport links. The department has a Head of Department that is encouraging and understanding as well as team of talented, creative English specialists that are dedicated to providing first class teaching to the students. As an English Teacher you would be teaching enthusiastic students of all abilities up to A-level. Good subject knowledge and adaptability is a must for this position as you would be teaching Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 students of varying abilities. The school is willing to take on either an experienced English Teacher or can offer support to a Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT). TO APPLY You must have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the UK. You must teach English Key Stages 3-5 You must prepare, plan and deliver engaging lessons. You must be ambitious and strive for academic excellence. At Horizon Teachers we have successfully placed teachers and support staff into secondary schools across London and the South East for 10 years.   Please apply as soon as possible with an up to date CV, the school want 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 (PRU)

£150 - £225 per day
• Pupil Referral Unit Located in Newham• Start Date: January 2019• Full Time• Long Term (until July 2019)• Pay Scale: M1-M6Are you looking for a new and challenging role?Are you passionate about pupil development?Horizon Teachers are currently looking for a Secondary Maths Teacher to join a Pupil Referral Unit based in Newham, London. The school offer a range of educational programmes for young people unable to attend mainstream education, the main aim is to give their students every opportunity to succeed! This small, friendly and supportive school provide education for 11-16 year old's, there is a higher average number of students classified as Special Education Needs and Disabled, so the school will need a Teacher who is passionate about working in a challenging environment and working with special educational needs.What are we looking for?The PRU are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, caring and confident in their abilities, someone who can bring passion and enthusiasm to the classroom. They are also looking for someone who is able to adjust, responding to the needs of the pupils, a Maths Teacher who enjoys the challenge of working within an SEN setting. As a Key Stage 3/4 Maths Teacher you will be required to have a good understanding of the national curriculum, you will be required to write schemes of work, plan lessons and also be responsible for marking.This is a great opportunity for an experienced PRU teacher as well as a mainstream Maths teacher looking for a new challenge. The school are interested in interviewing ASAP and are considering both experienced teachers and NQT's.To apply for the role you need to be/have:• UK QTS - Secondary trained• good Maths subject knowledge and a passion for teaching• able to creatively plan and prepare engaging lessons• hardworking and ambitious• strong behaviour management • experience working in Pupil Referral Units (desired not essential)Why Choose Horizon?• We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy• We have been established for 10 years• Uplift in pay• Many of our team are former teachers so we have an excellent understanding• We are passionate about enhancing children's education!This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with your CV. To apply for this role you MUST have QTS (Qualified Teaching Status) and also have strong behaviour management!Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Music Teacher TLR for A Level Teaching

£29,664 - £40,372 per annum
Music Teacher TLR for A Level TeachingMPS/UPS Inner London TLR 2aHackney ASAP Start or January 2019Ofsted Good Secondary SchoolLocated in central Hackney, this large well respected Secondary School is looking for a Teacher of Music to join their staff and take a responsibility for teaching A Level Music. The role would suit an ambitious newly qualified teacher or an experienced Music teacher looking for a change. The SchoolThis is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of a successful and popular 11-19 inner-city comprehensive school. The school is proud of all its subjects and is especially committed to creative teaching and learning: the school has Arts mark Platinum. They aim that every colleague has excellent professional development which leads to every student having an outstanding education.The PostYou will be a key teacher in the Music team where the school would expect you to continue current successes and further develop the profile of Music both within the curriculum and through extracurricular activities. You will be supported throughout by a strong leadership team who are ambitious for every student and every staff member. YouThe successful candidate willHold QTS and a degree in Music or a related subject.Be passionate about involving every student in musicHave experience of teaching Music at KS3, GCSE and A levelWant the very best for and from every student and every member of staff Be ambitious for their future career. This role would be suitable for a teacher with some experience looking for their first responsibility in a music team, or for an exceptional NQT with some management experience outside education. Please apply ASAP with an up to date CV. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.