SEND and Alternative Education Jobs

A career in SEND & Alternative Education can be challenging, highly rewarding, and enjoyable. We offer long-term and short-term Teaching and Support Staff roles at a variety of specialist Alternative Education settings across London and the South East. 

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38 Jobs

SEN Teacher

£180 - £250 per day
Horizon Teachers are looking for a Lead Teacher to work in their Additional Learning Provision based in a primary school in Dagenham to start as soon as possible. The additional resourced provision is for 12 children with cognition and learning difficulties with four Teaching Assistants.At Horizon Teachers you can expect to:·Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks·Opportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a school·In-depth free induction session in our central London office·Free safeguarding and behaviour management training·You choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to use·The perfect way to launch your career in educationKey Skills Required• Hold a nationally recognised degree and relevant qualified teaching status (QTS)• Have proven experience of teaching in a Special Needs Environment • Have experience of planning, delivering and teaching lessons to a good or outstanding levelHorizon 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.

Progress Coach

£60 - £90 per day
Progress CoachStart - ASAPLocation - BexelySpecial SchoolSalary: £60-90 per dayDuration - Long Term RoleHorizon teachers are currently working with an Alternative Provision/PRU who are seeking Progress coaches to work with Secondary Students in Key Stage 3/4 taking small group intervention and 1:1 Academic support. The school are ulso backed by a large London Federation which specilise in SEMHHoused in a purpose-built building, the school is able to provide high quality education and behaviour intervention programmes for pupils who are either excluded or at risk of exclusion and who live within the borough. The school caters for children and young people from Key Stage 1 through to Key Stage 4, offering a range of services from short term respite provision to longer term education for students in Key Stage 4 for whom mainstream school is no longer a viable option. If this is of interest to yo, please apply with your updated CV ASAP!SEN/SUP2Horizon 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.

Assistant Head

£300 - £300 per day
Tittle : Assistant HeadLocation: ChigwellSchool : Independent SEN School Type: ContractSalary : £300 per day We are representing an independent special needs school in Essex catering for children with autism. The school is looking for an Assistant Head to join them full time, starting immediately.In order to be considered for this position you will be an experienced, dynamic, dedicated, inspired, strategic and highly organised leader. You will need to have outstanding interpersonal skills, be able to work collaboratively and not be afraid of hard work. You will also be required to take the lead on Teaching and Learning/ Behaviour Managemental throughout the school, depending on your strengths. Situated in beautiful grounds in Essex, the school is purpose built to cater for the student's individual needs. The successful applicant will be complimenting a supportive, well established and welcoming leadership team.Please apply ASAP as the school wish to interview as soon as successful application are receivedSEC/TEA2Horizon 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.

Administrator

£70 - £100 per day
Horizon Teacher are looking for an exceptional school administrator who has experience using SIMS to work in a PRU based in Brent, North West London. This is the ideal opportunity for a well organised, experienced and friendly individual to make a real impact in this school.The role of school administrator is a temporary to permanent starting immediately. As an administrator you will be working in the school office and be part of the team of staff, having a working knowledge of SIMS is essential. There will be face to face interaction with pupils, teachers, parents and members of staff. You must have excellent people, communication and organisation skills and be able to deal with a variety of different situations as they arise.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.

Behaviour Mentor

£70 - £90 per day
Horizon Teachers are seeking a Behaviour Mentor to work with Key 3 and Key 4 pupils in Slough. The position is to start as soon as possible and will be a temporary to permanent contract. The school is committed to supporting the education and personal development of young people with complex social and emotional needs in Slough and surrounding areas. The most important aim for the school is to equip all students with the qualifications and skills needed to progress in their education and gain employment.At Horizon Teachers you can expect to:·Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks·Opportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a school·In-depth free induction session in our central London office·Free safeguarding and behaviour management training·You choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to use·The perfect way to launch your career in educationLearning Support Assistants Responsibilities:• Supporting a mixed class of students aged 12 -16 (KS3 & KS4). • Carrying out behaviour management in line with the school's policies and procedures• Supporting pupils inside and outside the classroom.• Accompanying and supporting students with their academic and personal development.• Being proactive in the class to ensure your learning support is tailored to each child's individual need.Please get in touch with David on 0207 444 0009 if you are interested in discussing this positionHorizon 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.

SEN Teaching Assistant

£70 - £90 per day
Horizon Teachers are recruiting for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant to work in a school in Maidenhead starting February 2020.The school is a new all-age Special Free School for children with autism. The aim of the school is to provide a suitable environment with a high level of therapeutic support and excellent teaching to allow pupils with autism to achieve their full potential and to make the most of their intelligence, focus and skills.At Horizon Teachers you can expect to:·Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks·Opportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a school·In-depth free induction session in our central London office·Free safeguarding and behaviour management training·You choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to use·The perfect way to launch your career in educationLearning Support Assistants Responsibilities:·Supporting a mixed class of students 9- 16 year olds who have Autism·Being proactive in the class to ensure your learning support is tailored to each child's individual need·Carrying out Behaviour management in line with the schools policies and procedures·Acting as a role model and being a patient individual·Supporting the progress of all students as a group or on a 1-2-1 basis Please get in touch with David on 0207 444 0009 if you are interested in discussing this positionHorizon 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.

SEN Teaching Assistant

£70 - £90 per day
Horizon Teachers are looking for a experienced and committed Special Needs Teaching Assistant to join a Complex Needs School in Guildford starting February 2020.The school is an outstanding school for young people with learning and additional needs, from 4-16 years of age. Set in extensive grounds, the environment offers students the opportunity to explore and challenge the potential of learners in every aspect. The curriculum has a strong focus on core learning skills and communication. We aim to develop resilience, creativity and social skills in order to support young people to succeed in the workplace and live rewarding, independent lives.Why choose Horizon? • Top pay rates and the permanent equivalent pay after 12 weeks • Opportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a school • In-depth free induction session in our central London office • Free safeguarding and behaviour management training • You choose how you are paid and which payroll company you wish to use • The perfect way to launch your career in education Learning Support Assistants Responsibilities:·Supporting a mixed class of students 12- 14 year olds who have Autism and Down syndrome·Being proactive in the class to ensure your learning support is tailored to each child's individual need·Carrying out Behaviour management in line with the schools policies and procedures·Acting as a role model and being a patient individual·Supporting the progress of all students as a group or on a 1-2-1 basis 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.

BSL Teaching Assistant

£70 - £90 per day
A West London Primary School are seeking a BSL Teaching Assistant Worker for their Hearing Impaired Unit to start immediately. This role is full time and long term.The provision is committed to an inclusive approach to education based on individual needs and is an integral part of the social community. The current team includes two teachers of the deaf (one unqualified), an educational interpreter (BSL Level 6) and a part-time deaf instructor.In order to be successful, you will need:• BSL Qualification Level 1 minimum• A minimum qualification of grade C in English and Maths at GCSE level• A valid DBS certificate (we can support with your application)• Previous experience of supporting pupils with Special Education NeedsIn return, you can expect:• A very supportive team and environment• On the job support• To work on a 1:1 capacity with pupils• Training and development opportunities• To work alongside therapists/councillorsThis is a great opportunity for you to develop as a Communication Support Worker, adding to your CV and bringing your skills to an environment where you can focus on one to one support.To apply; send your CV or call and ask to speak with the SEND Team. The school are trialing candidates now so please do not hesitate to get in touch for an immediate interview.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.

Communication Support Worker

£70 - £90 per day
An West London Primary School are seeking a Communication Support Worker for their Hearing Impaired Unit to start immediately. This role is full time and long term.The provision is committed to an inclusive approach to education based on individual needs and is an integral part of the social community. The current team includes two teachers of the deaf (one unqualified), an educational interpreter (BSL Level 6) and a part-time deaf instructor.In order to be successful, you will need:• BSL Qualification Level 1 minimum• A minimum qualification of grade C in English and Maths at GCSE level• A valid DBS certificate (we can support with your application)• Previous experience of supporting pupils with Special Education NeedsIn return, you can expect:• A very supportive team and environment• On the job support• To work on a 1:1 capacity with pupils• Training and development opportunities• To work alongside therapists/councillorsThis is a great opportunity for you to develop as a Communication Support Worker, adding to your CV and bringing your skills to an environment where you can focus on one to one support.To apply; send your CV or call and ask to speak with the SEND Team. The school are trialing candidates now so please do not hesitate to get in touch for an immediate interview.SEN/SUP2Horizon 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.

HLTA (Special Needs)

£85 - £115 per day
A Special School in South East London are currently looking for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join them for the beginning of the Summer Term. This position will be full time, long term until the end of the academic year, the position will then go permanent from September 2020.• Full Time and Long Term • Start Date: Feb 2020• HLTA in a Key Stage 1 class • Supporting children with ASC and PMLD• Daily pay rate: £80 - £110This School caters for children between the ages of three and eleven, a significant number of pupils have a diagnosis of autism (ASC), there is also pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD). The school offers a personalised and adapted curriculum that is designed to meet the very individual requirements of their pupils. The school have excellent and up to date facilities that allow the children to succeed in a safe and secure environment, there is a fun and motivating atmosphere therefore it is important for the HLTA to have a positive and enthusiastic attitude.There is a large and supportive faculty, all Teachers and Support Staff are passionate and devoted to the education of the pupils, the current teaching team have specialist training, expertise, knowledge and skills in the field of Special Educational Needs, the school are looking for someone similar to join them!The successful HLTA must have/be:• Experience working as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant and/or have a Higher Level Teaching Assistant qualification• Experience working with/supporting ASD, SLD and PMLD • Happy to commit full time until the end of the academic year (July 2020)• Be passionate and enthusiastic about working with children• Confident in leading activities and pre planned lessons Do you know someone who would be interested in this position? Recommend a friend who's looking for a new role and we'll thank you with £100 worth of vouchers for Support Staff and £200 for every Teacher!SEN/SUPHorizon 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.

Hearing Impairment Support Worker

£70 - £100 per day
A West London Primary School are seeking a Hearing Impairment Support Worker for their Hearing Impaired Unit to start immediately. This role is full time and long term.The School are looking to appoint an experienced Communication Support Worker with or working towards BSL (British Sign Language) level 1 and able to work primarily with students using BSL in order to access a Primary Curriculum.The Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team are expanding to meet the communication needs of deaf pupils not only in the borough, but in the Resource Provision at the school too. You will be working as a member of the well-established Deaf Resource Base which cater for twelve deaf children, some of whom have additional needs. The provision is committed to an inclusive approach to education based on individual needs and is an integral part of the social community. The current team includes two teachers of the deaf (one unqualified), an educational interpreter (BSL Level 6) and a part-time deaf instructor.In order to be successful, you will need:• BSL Qualification Level 1 minimum• A minimum qualification of grade C in English and Maths at GCSE level• A valid DBS certificate (we can support with your application)• Previous experience of supporting pupils with Special Education NeedsIn return, you can expect:• A very supportive team and environment• On the job support• To work on a 1:1 capacity with pupils• Training and development opportunities• To work alongside therapists/councillorsThis is a great opportunity for you to develop as a Communication Support Worker, adding to your CV and bringing your skills to an environment where you can focus on one to one support.To apply; send your CV or call and ask to speak with the SEND Team. The school are trialling candidates now so please do not hesitate to get in touch for an immediate interview.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.