Support Staff Jobs

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70 Jobs

Supply Teaching Assistants

£60 - £80 per day
Horizon Teachers are looking for Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants for flexible supply opportunities in South West London. Horizon Teachers is an agency that worked tirelessly to get me regular supply work. They were friendly, flexible and understanding of my situation and matched me with schools that were close to home. I can't recommend them enough. Louise and Paul from the Primary Team were awesome! We are looking for Primary TAs, LSAs and Nursery Nurses for Primary Schools in the Tooting, Clapham, Balham and Mitcham areas. We will offer you:• Daily supply or short term blocks of work with local Primary Schools • The chance to work with some genuinely lovely and welcoming Primary Schools who will ensure you are fully prepared for the day ahead, with plans left and support given• Competitive and transparent pay rates, with a choice to be paid PAYE or via an umbrella company • Fully flexible work - Work as much or as little as you wish• Approximately 60% of the supply work available is booked in advance. Meaning that you won't be waiting by the phone at 7am every morningWe are looking for experienced Teaching Assistants who like to represent us and provide quality support, whilst building up your own relationships and contacts with local schools. We'd love to hear from you to chat through the supply opportunities available in your local area. Please call Louise at Horizon Teachers to find out more. 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.

ASD Learning Support Mentor

£70 - £90 per day
Do you want to be a part of a small and friendly Independent School for pupils with a diagnosis of Autism, Additional learning Difficulties and Complex Needs?Do you have the patience, resilience and empathy to work with pupils one to one and in small groups?Are you a team player and love working with children with a range of learning abilities?Then you should apply for this very rewarding opportunity!A special school based in North London with a warm and an inviting atmosphere are seeking Learning Support Assistants to join them from January 2019. The Head teacher and Senior Leadership team are seeking forward thinking and pro-active team players to work part or full time and/or on an on call' basis to support pupils with their learning.The school recognise and value pupils for their unique strengths and contribution to the school community. They follow a rigorous assessment route and provide each child with an Autism friendly environment, an appropriate curriculum and Autism interventions to meet their needs and equip them for adult life. The pupils benefit from an on-site Multi-Disciplinary Team including a Clinical Psychologist, Occupational Therapist, Speech and Language Therapist and a Music Therapist and small class sizes.As a Learning Support Mentor joining the school you can expect: • Smaller class sizes (no more than 10 to a class)• On the job support• To work on a 1:1 capacity with pupils• Training and development opportunities• Work alongside therapists/councillorsThe Head of school is looking for a Learning Support Assistant who will:• Have experience/interest of working with children/young people in some capacity• SEN experience including ASD and Complex Needs• PECS and MAKATON (desirable) • Be willing to learn and develop their knowledge and skills• Have excellent communication skills • Be positive and enjoy a challenge• Has a DBS (we can support with your application)This is an excellent opportunity! Please apply as soon as possible with 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.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.

Cover Supervisor

£80 - £95 per day
Cover Supervisor Area: Hounslow Age range: 11 to 16 Type: Mixed Academy with over 600 students. Progress 8 Score: Above National Average Pay range: £80 to £95 per day We have an Ofsted 2 school in Hounslow looking for you to be available for Cover Supervisor work. The school is located near a train station on the South West lines running out of Waterloo. They frequently pre-book Cover Supervisors, as well as, calling in with daily needs. A cover position can turn into a long term placement at the school. In the words of one of our recent applicants: "I always felt you were trying to put me in the best placement for my interests". If interested in this role you must have the following: - A valid Enhanced DBS - Have a successful academic record and experience of working in the classroom - Have the ability to work with students with a range of needs - Be patient, hard-working, and committed to the development of young people - Inspire students to learn and achieve - Enjoy working in a challenging but highly rewarding environment. "Why should I work with Horizon Teachers?" Horizon Teachers' service to our teachers is based on working around your needs, your ideals, your ‘Plan A and B’, providing sound advice, and the right networking with the right schools for you. Long term, daily supply and permanent work. Sound, friendly advice from consultants who understand the education career pathway, all the options available to you and the pressures of  teaching today An agency with a reputation for representing the best teachers, and for thorough safeguarding practices An established agency with a large network of excellent schools and clients across all of Greater London Support and advice on updating and perfecting your CV No need for any school applications forms We will help you make the best use of your observations, references and teaching ability when applying and interviewing Preparation and support throughout the application, interview and negotiation process Daily and Weekly updates, including out of office hours when appropriate Have a consultant visit you for a meeting Opportunities, training and advice on making a transition to SEN or Primary 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 Bexley Secondary School Full-time Long-term Immediate start £60 to £90 per day Are you a recent graduate with a 2:1 degree? Do you have experience of working with students aged 11-16? Are you looking for classroom experience with aspirations to teach? An astounding opportunity has emerged for a Graduate Teaching Assistant to join a welcoming secondary school in the Borough of Bexley on a full-time, long-term basis. The school are keen to find an enthusiastic graduate that is passionate about working with students of ages 11-16. The students in the school are courteous and well-mannered. The role would require you to support them in class, helping them to follow lessons and complete work that has been set by the teacher. The role would also require you to assist SEN students on a one-to-one basis and provide personal support. A Graduate Teaching Assistant role is ideal for those looking to gain classroom experience and for those that aspire to teach. The role will require you to: Support students with work set in class Assist SEN students on a one-to-one basis Provide personal support Supervise group activities. Take part in training if required. To apply for the role you must: Be a graduate, ideally with a 2:1 degree. Have good communication skills Be enthusiastic about working with students of ages 11-16 Horizon Teachers have successfully placed Graduate Teaching Assistants into secondary schools across London and the South East for over 10 years with many taking up teaching roles after.   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.                                                           

DT Technician

£75 - £100 per day
Design Technology Technician GreenwichLarge mixed non selective Secondary School, 11-16 Non Academy£75 - £100 per dayASAP StartInitial temporary role with the opportunity to go permanent in January 2019Horizon Teachers are currently looking for a Design Technology Technician to work within a great Secondary school located in the borough of Greenwich.Are you an experienced Design Technology technician or a recent graduate looking for a role within the Design Technology department in a school? This is a great opportunity to start working in a school and to work within a great DT Department. The school are looking to appoint ASAP so please apply now. The role is a full time temporary role but the school would look to offer a permanent contract in JAnuary for strong applicants. As a DT technician you will work closely within the Technology Department and provide vital in class support as well as ensuring lessons are correctly resourced and set up. Having a strong knowledge of Design Technology and the workings of a workshop is essential. A background in Design Technology will enable you to work well in this role, throughout the day you will be required to support students as well as ensuring that equipment is maintained and used correctly. Previous school experience is not essential but candidates who have worked in schools as a Design Technology technician will be looked on favourably.The school that we are working with is a large inner London secondary school who really value all of their staff. The Design Technology department is very well-resourced and has modern equipment that you will be working with. In this role you will be able to gain experience and also progress with the possibility of a permanent contract in the future. This is a great position and for the right individual would make a great support job.Design Technology Technicians looking to apply for this role must;Be able to work effectively in a team and alongside teachers,Be able to interact with staff and students alikeHave an understanding of Design Technology machinery and be able to use/demonstrate its use.Be an excellent communicator able to interact with studentsBe able to maintain a working workshop including stock control.Be a self starter as well as being able to follow clear instructions.If you would like to work as a Design Technology technician within a secondary school please send an up to date CV and details of professional referees. The school are looking 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. Enhancing Children's Education.

Lunchtime Supervisor

£9 - £10 per hour
Lunch Supervisor - Ongoing contract - two positions available.Start Date: ASAPArea: CamdenAge range: 5-10 year oldsType: Primary SchoolResults: Ofsted 1 Outstanding' SchoolSalary: £9/£10.16 an hour.Hours: Two hours a dayThis outstanding' Ofsted School located in Camden is looking for two lunch supervisors to begin immediately.• 2hours of work a day usually between 11.30am-2.30pm• Work available 5 days a week• Friendly school with well-behaved children• You will need to strict but fair with the studentsThe role: This role involves working within the dining area and assisting the students where necessary. You will need to observe the behaviour of the students and intervene if needed to do so. You will also be asked to do a lunch duty in the halls. You will patrol and make sure that everyone is safe and happy (stop any dangerous behaviour, fighting, bullying and help with upset or hurt students). You should make sure that you take appropriate clothes as you may be outside. This is a great opportunity for somebody living in Camden and unable to commit to a full time position. 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.

Learning Support Assistant

£60 - £80 per day
Learning Support AssistantAre you looking for a 1:1 position to support a child with SEN? Do you engage well with children?A position has just become available to work as a Learning Support Assistant at a large SEN school in Brent. This is a Part Time position to work 4 days per week (not Tuesdays) between the hours of 8.30am and 4pm and starting ASAP. This is an excellent opportunity for applicants seeking to transition from mainstream schools or those looking to gain more experience with SEN.The Learning Support Assistant will be working 1:1 with a child in Key Stage 1 with ADHD. He is easily distracted in class so the Learning Support Assistant will be required to engage him throughout the day with various sensory activities. Children with ADHD are typically very hyperactive and energetic so the LSA will need to take the child to soft play areas and sensory rooms in the school at certain times throughout the day so he can expel this energy and keep him calm. He has an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP) which the LSA can access to understand the best strategies to support him as well as the targets he has been set for his development. He is non-verbal so communication will be through PECS (picture cards) and Makaton sign language. He is currently undergoing toilet training so will need support with personal care until he can do this independently. Applicants with experience using these communication methods will be preferred although this is not essential.The SchoolThis is a large SEN school for children with moderate to severe learning difficulties across Primary and Secondary age groups. Pupils are grouped into classes based on their key stages as well as the severity of their needs. In this class the other pupils are also non-verbal and there will be other support staff who will provide 1:1 and group support to these pupils. The school has excellent resources including 3 sensory rooms, soft play areas and a massive outdoor rooftop play area. There is also a swimming pool on site and staff are encouraged to support children with swimming at times. Applicants can expect to receive training from the school on supporting pupils with different needs.The Class Teacher is looking for an LSA who:Has experience supporting Primary aged pupilsHas a genuine love of working with childrenIs a strong and clear communicatorCan work proactively without the need for excessive supportIdeally has some experience supporting children with SEN (not essential)The school are conducting trials over the next 2 weeks with a view to starting immediately so please apply now with your CV for an immediate interview and opportunity to trial at the school.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.

Learning Support Assistant - ASAP Start

£74 - £90 per day
Learning Support AssistantCentral East LondonLarge Ofsted "Outstanding" Secondary School ASAP Start or January 2019£74 - £90 per day Long term role - Until July 2019Are you a recent graduate?Do you have a degree in Maths, English, Science of the humanities? Do you want a rewarding role is an Outstanding Secondary School as a Learning Support Assistant?If you can answer Yes to any of these questions then Horizon Teachers has the role for you.We are working with a highly respected and community focused Ofsted "Outstanding" Secondary school located in Tower Hamlets. The school is looking for Graduates to work in their Support Department as Learning Support Assistants. This is an exciting role to use your degree and enhance the education of the students you work with. You will be playing a key role in the education and progress of students at the school through targeted work and collaborative intervention. The school are looking for passionate committed and driven graduates who want to work in a school setting to teach and support students. This role would suit someone who has a passion for education and who is possibly thinking about teaching in September 2019. You will be supporting the Additional Educational Needs department and as directed by the SENCO and you will have a instrumental impact upon the development of all students. The school is an Outstanding mixed Secondary school located in central Tower Hamlets, Easily accessible by Public transport the school has a great reputation in the local area and links to some of the best Universities in London. This ensures staff have access to the highest levels of training and work in a calm modern building designed to enhance the learning of students. This role could also give the opportunity to train to teach at the school through their Schools Direct programme. The school look to invest in staff and will provide weekly training. The school are looking for applicants from individuals who have;A degreeA passion for education the desire to pass this on to others.Experience as a tutor or within a school setting 9desirable but not essential)Want to work as a Learning Support Assistant.Can commit to a role through to July 2019.When working in this role you can expect;Excellent in job training - Once a week from the schoolA passionate and enthusiastic working teamA route into teaching if desired in 2019 A full time position for the entire school year.Please apply ASAP as the school wish to appoint before Christmas 2018, if this role is not for you but you may know someone who is looking we offer a referral scheme for a successful appointment. 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.

Trainee Maths Teacher

£21,000 - £24,000 per annum
Trainee Maths TeacherBrentPermanent position£21,000 - £24,000 per annum ASAP Start/January 2019Are you looking for a graduate role that could lead to a teaching position?Do you want to be a Maths Teacher in the future?Do you want to earn over £21,000 per year to train to teach?Do you have a Maths Degree from a Russell Group University?If yes then Horizon Teachers has the role for you...Horizon Teachers is working with a large Outstanding School in West London who are looking to employ a graduate to work as a Trainee Maths Teacher. The role is a permanent position with outstanding training on offer to progress onto teaching this would prove a great step into teaching. This is an outstanding role and would lead on to a career in teaching at one of Londons best schools. The Role:• Trainee Maths Teacher working with students in years 7 to 13. • Teaching Assistant working within the Maths department as well as leading lessons.• Working with students in class as well as Small groups and on a one to one basis in Maths.. • Permanent position with an excellent salary. • Excellent training and development for all staff.The school is an outstanding school with an excellent reputation in the local area and also across London. Results at the school are the highest in the borough and 90% of the students achieved A* - C in 2017. The Maths department have excellent results and are now looking for an additional member of staff who would be able to join as a Trainee teacher. What the school are looking for;• A regent Maths Graduate from a Russell Group University. • A motivated and dynamic individual looking for a role with progression.• Someone with the desire to progress in education and looking to become a teacher in the future. In Return you will receive;• An excellent starting salary of between £21,000 and £24,000• A fixed term or permanent contract with the school• Outstanding training from the school• The potential to be a qualified teacher at the school in 2019. • A great professional working environment. • Route into teaching through the schools training provider. Please apply for this position now as the school would like to interview outstanding individuals 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. Enhancing Children's Education.

Trainee Geography Teacer

£21,000 - £24,000 per annum
Trainee Geography TeacherBrentPermanent position£21,000 - £24,000per annum ASAP Start/January 2019Are you looking for a graduate role that could lead to a teaching position?Do you want to be a Geography Teacher in the future?Do you want to earn over £21,000 per year t train to teach?Do you have an Geography or Humanities Degree from a Russell Group University?If yes then Horizon Teachers has the role for you...Horizon Teachers is working with a large Outstanding School in West London who are looking to employ a graduate to work as a Trainee Geography Teacher Humanities department. The role is a permanent position with outstanding training on offer to progress onto teaching this would prove a great step into teaching. This is an outstanding role and would lead on to a career in teaching at one of Londons best schools. The Role:• Trainee Geography Teacher working with students in years 7 to 13. • Teaching Assistant working within the Humanities department as well as leading lessons.• Working with students in class as well as Small groups and on a one to one basis in Geography. • Permanent position with an excellent salary. • Excellent training and development for all staff.The school is an outstanding school with an excellent reputation in the local area and also across London. Results at the school are the highest in the borough and 90% of the students achieved A* - C in 2017. The English department have excellent results and are now looking for an additional member of staff who would be able to join as a teaching assistant. What the school are looking for;• A regent Geography Graduate from a Russell Group University. • A motivated and dynamic individual looking for a role with progression.• Someone with the desire to progress in education and looking to become a teacher in the future. In Return you will receive;• An excellent starting salary of between £21,000 and £24,000• A fixed term or permanent contract with the school• Outstanding training from the school• The potential to be a qualified teacher at the school in 2019. • A great professional working environment. • Route into teaching through the schools training provider. Please apply for this position now as the school would like to interview outstanding individuals 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. Enhancing Children's Education.

Maths Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Maths Teaching Assistant Greenwich Secondary School Full-time January start Long-term £60 to £90 per day Are you a recent Maths graduate with a 2:1 degree? Do you want to gain valuable classroom experience? Are you aspiring to teach? Then please read on… THE ROLE As a Maths Teaching Assistant you would support Math students in class. You would be assisting students of all abilities in groups and on a one-to-one basis.  The teacher would look to you to help the students complete the work they have been set. As a Maths Teaching Assistant will play a pivotal role in the educational and personal development of the Maths students that you work with. THE SCHOOL A thriving large mixed comprehensive secondary school in Greenwich. The school has excellent public transport links and is home to enthusiastic students of ages 11-19 and of all abilities .The school a vibrant learning community as well as state-of-the-art-facilities. The school is dedicated to providing an outstanding education to its students as well as personal support. The school is rated by Ofsted as ‘good’. TO APPLY You must be a recent Maths graduate, ideally with a 2:1 degree. You must be confident in supporting students and teachers. You must be confident in assisting group activities. You must be willing to take part in training.   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 -