Support Staff Jobs

We offer a range of Support Staff roles across Primary, Secondary and SEN education. We aim to find our Support Staff the best possible type of work to suit your skills and provide ongoing support to help get you get started and succeed in your role.  

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81 Jobs

Teaching Assistant with SEN

£60 - £70 per day
Teaching Assistant with SEN Location- Barking Mixed Secondary School, ages 11-16. £60- £70 per day starting pay. Immediate start.   •             Are you looking for a teaching assistant role in a great secondary school? •             Are you looking to expand your experience and progress? •             Do you have a passion for helping students achieve their best at school? Horizon Teachers are working with a great school in Barking who need a Teaching Assistant with SEN specialism. As with all Teaching Assistant roles you will be working in close contact with all types of students, of all different abilities, but with this role there will be more focus on aiding students 1 on 1, often in a classroom setting. The role will be across a range of departments, and no background specialisms are essential, however, experience in SEN could be beneficial. If you’re looking for a role in which you will be considerably enhancing the environment of SEN students and the rest of the classroom then this could be the perfect role for you! The perfect candidate will: •             Want to further their career as a Teaching Assistant; •             Be able to work with a range of students of all abilities, possibly across a range of departments; •             Hold a valid DBS certificate, or be willing to apply for one with Horizon Teachers; •             Be interested and motivated to work in a secondary school to aid students with their learning environment and experience. This is a fantastic opportunity and will be an extremely popular role, so if it appeals to you please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us as soon as possible! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon

Teaching Assistant - Primary school

£60 - £80 per day
Teaching Assistant- Primary schoolA school on the outskirts of Hayes is seeking a Teaching Assistant. The role:• The school needs a Primary TA who has some solid experience within a Primary School. You will understand the demands of the numeracy and literacy curriculum and you will understand how to support pupils of all abilities.• You will be tasked with talking groups and individuals out of class and delivering interventions, to lower ability pupils as well as gifted and talented individuals. You will be fully supported full by the class teacher to deliver these. About the school:• This is an outstanding academy school in the borough of Hillingdon• A popular school in the borough that delivers excellent results year on year• The school is modern with excellent resources• Well served by public transport and car parking also availableAbout you:• A calm, kind and dedicated approach is required as is the ability to use your own initiative• Good communication is essential• Have a good understanding of how children learn and any experience in a similar role would be a huge advantage. To apply for this exciting Year 6 Teaching Assistant role click apply and send 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.

SEN Teacher

£135 - £220 per day
PMLD Teacher Mile End Temporary Full time, term time only. £135 - £220 per day. Starting date: ASAP Experience working in a PMLD setting would be desirable! Do you have experience as a Teacher working with and supporting children in a SEND setting? Are you driven to support a child to learn, through sensory play and exploration? Are you passionate about making a difference? I have the pleasure to be working with a bright, engaging and motivational secondary SEND school in the heart of Mile End, catering for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties and complex needs. This secondary School is a purpose-built day school for pupils aged 11-19 whose educational needs cannot adequately be met in mainstream schools. This school supports 75 children all with a range of complex needs and Profound and moderate learning difficulties so you will need to be resilient and maintain a positive and engaging attitude throughout your placement. This inspiring school are looking for a passionate, engaging and child centred Teacher to join their team until Christmas. This SEND setting prides its self on celebrating every child, enabling them to fulfil their full potential in a safe and stimulating environment. You will be part of a staff team, dedicated to give pupils the opportunity to integrate with others in learning, social and leisure activities and support all pupils to make sense of the world with the aim to develop strong sense of self and encourage independence skills. This role boasts fantastic benefits including: •Working in a school that has a fantastic reputation, which prides itself in giving children that have PMLD and complex behaviours the best possible support and access to state of the art facilities. •Cutting edge technology to support children's learning. •Effective support from a wide range of health professionals and multi agencies. •Working with an incredibly supportive and passionate team. •Excellent training and career development opportunities. •Working with a fascinating group of children all who will help you grow within your role. •Every day is different. This is not a typical 9-5 job! Requirements •QTS and experience working in a SEND setting. •Strong knowledge of complex needs and Profound and moderate learning difficulties. •Due to the nature of role you must be resilient, and have strong behaviour management skills. •To maintain a positive attitude and be warm and approachable at all times. •To work from a child centred approach and put the child first. •Excellent safeguarding knowledge and skills. •Excellent team work skills and communication skills. •The ability to facilitate and think on your feet. Responsibilities: •Individually nurture each child to make sure they are the best they can possibly be. •Keeping the children safe whist in your care. Providing activities that will enable them to learn and progress, whilst having fun. •Carrying out effective behaviour management in line with the school's policies. •Follow policies and safeguarding procedures set by the school. •Having a positive attitude and a willingness to work with the supporting staff as well as the leadership team in School. Interested? Roles like this one will be quick to go, so don't delay any longer. Contact the office to speak to Jess on 0207 4440009 and we can go through the next steps! Horizon is a London based education recruitment consultancy that works with Primary, Secondary and SEND Schools, Teachers and Support Staff across London and the South East. Our main goal is to enhance children's education. Our approach is both personalised and holistic, with quality and integrity at the heart of everything we do. We can offer you: •Full and part time work (to work with other commitments) •Free safeguarding training •Uplift in pay •Assistance in obtaining an enhanced DBS check (if applicable) •Dedicated SEN Consultant with an SEN teaching background Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Teaching Assistant - Greenwich

£12,500 - £13,500 per annum
Teaching Assistant Permanent roleGreenwichASAP startExcellent departmentAre you looking for a Teaching Assistant position?Do you want to support the learning of pupils in a mixed Secondary School?Are you available to start this term in a permanent role? Horizon Teachers are looking for dynamic and motivated Teaching Assistants to work in a great Inner London Secondary School. This is a permanent role and would be employed directly by the School. The start date would be ASAP as the school are looking to strengthen the teach of teaching assistants.The school are looking for someone who;Has a supportive personalityHas a positive attitude and a willingness to support pupils of all ability. Has a drive and passion for education and passing this on to others. Has experience tutoring, working as a TA or supporting children.The school itself is located in Greenwich and its diverse student population is supported by passionate staff and a driven Head Teacher. The staff at the school work well in a large team, support staff work well together and are seen as the strongest department in the school. As a Teaching Assistant you will be provided with training on the latest support techniques. In school experience would be desirable but is not essential.Horizon Teachers has been working with the school for a number of years now and are proud of the teaching assistants that work at the school. You will join a passionate SENCO and a great team of Supportive Teaching Assistants.The school are looking to appoint ASAP, Please apply with an up to date CV if you would like to be considered for 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Teaching Assistant

£60 - £75 per day
Teaching Assistant Location- Tottenham Mixed Secondary School, ages 11-16. £60- £75 per day starting pay. Immediate start, until July 2019.   This Teaching Assistant role is at an absolutely fantastic community based school in Tottenham, who promote respect and learning above all else. It is an OfSted outstanding school with great GCSE results that reflect the nature of the students. The role has a leaning towards Special Educational Needs, where you may need to be working with students who struggle with mainstream education, helping them to understand and get the most out of the mainstream curriculum. Some SEN experience would be ideal but not necessary. This Teaching Assistant role will be extremely rewarding, working across a range of departments, with no background specialisms being essential.   The perfect candidate will: •             Want to further their career as a Teaching Assistant; •             Be able to work with a range of students of all abilities, across a range of departments; •             Hold a valid DBS certificate, or be willing to apply for one with Horizon Teachers; •             Be interested and motivated to work in a secondary school to aid students with their learning environment and experience.   This will be an extremely popular role, so if it appeals to you please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us as soon as possible! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon

Data and Exams Manager

£80 - £100 per day
Head of Exams and Data management. Location – Haringey Girls Secondary School, ages 11-16. £80- £100 per day starting pay. Immediate start, Permanent role. Are you an organised individual with strong communication skills? Are you able to manage both yourself and a team of officers? Horizon Teachers is working with a great school in Haringey who need an Exams and Data Officer. The role will involve working closely with senior leadership, as well as liaising with the rest of the staff and students. As head of exams and data management you will be part of the process of running exams and will need to ensure your team are working to deadlines. The role of exams and data manager involves working alongside the department teachers, as well as the students whilst they undertake exams. This role requires past experience in a similar field, preferably in an education setting, but more specifically as an exams and data manager. To apply for this role you must be an excellent communicator, and be able to work well with multiple groups of people, including internal and external staff. Experience or proof of being able to lead a group is also needed. Working as Head of exams and data management will allow you to support teaching and learning at a fantastic school by managing the way exams are carried out. This will be helping the teachers to provide the students with the right tools to succeed, as well as to ensure the best outcomes for students. The school will be interviewing as soon as applications are received so please don’t hesitate to apply at your immediate convenience. 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

SEN Nursery Teaching Assistant

£60 - £75 per day
Teaching Assistant ASAP Start Full Time (hours 8:30am-4pm) Long Term Outer West London Nursery Are you passionate about working in Special Educational Needs? Are you looking for a new challenge? This is a primary school for children with severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties, including those with an additional diagnosis of autism. Their needs range across the spectrum with some children who are non-verbal and need a lot sensory support. It is an expanding school providing an exciting, innovative and bespoke curriculum for all pupils. The school cater for children from 3-11 years old and is based across 2 sites, both providing excellent facilities, appropriate to the age of pupils. This particular position will be based in the Nursery setting, easily accessible by public transport with a direct link from Clapham Junction. The school are looking for someone who can commit to the rest of the academic year, as the position will go on until July 2019 as a minimum. This SEN Teaching Assistant position is a highly rewarding role, perfect for an enthusiastic and positive person who has a passion for working in Special Educational Needs. The existing faculty is friendly, enthusiastic and extremely supportive therefore they are looking for someone similar to join the team. With this role you will have constant on the job support and the class sizes are particularly small to meet the individual needs of the pupils. Your role will be to provide general support to the teacher including support and management of pupils in lessons, at swimming, playtime, lunchtimes and the preparation of teaching resources and displays. You will need to have past experience working in an early years setting, most importantly the school are looking for someone who has a real love of working with children who have special educational needs. The school are particularly interested in applicants who have experience using PECS and Makaton. The daily rate for this position will be between £60 and £75 a day. The Ideal Teaching Assistant will have/be: Previous experience working in early years Creative, Enthusiastic and Ambitious Dedicated to Pupil Development Able to commit to the entire academic year Keen to get involved in all aspects of the school A good working knowledge of Autistic Spectrum Disorder and experience supporting these needs Have excellent communication skills Why Chose Horizon? At Horizon Teachers, we have been building strong relationships with Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools across London and the South East since 2008. As well as having a competitive pay rate we are also passionate about enhancing children’s education. Many of us are former teachers with experience in Primary, Secondary and SEN education, so we feel we have a great understanding and can guide you through the process in finding your perfect role. Does this sound like an SEN Teaching Assistant opportunity you could be interested in? APPLY TODAY!   Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Teaching Assistant Tower Hamlets Long Term £80-£100 per day This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Teaching Assistant or a recent graduate to step into the classroom as a Teaching Assistant.  Horizon Teachers are currently working with an amazing school in Tower Hamlets who are looking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join their school as a Teaching Assistant.  Whether you are an established teaching assistant with a record of successfully providing students and teachers with extra assistance in the classroom, or a recent graduate looking for school experience to take to future training courses, this is the role for you! The university school in the heart of East London are currently OFSTED outstanding, who also operate a teaching school to train new teachers up in their chosen field.  The school boast 46% of students receiving a grade 5 or above in both English and Maths, and this is down to the hard work and dedication of their Maths department.  The school offer an incredible CPD programme for all staff, helping teachers and support staff to be at the cutting edge of educational pedagogy and this helps their students to achieve their fullest potential. As a Teaching Assistant, you’ll be reporting directly to the SEN Coordinator.  You’ll be expected to provide assistance in the educational and social development of students, acting as a role model for them.  You will help in planning classroom activities for small groups of students or on a one to one basis, differentiating work for students to assist in their learning.  You will provide support to students outside of the classroom, enabling them to fully participate in all aspects of school life.  Some of the students you will be working with will have specific learning needs, and you will be helping to develop their social skills by taking a more holistic approach to their education.  As a successful candidate, you will: Have a good level of education including at least a C in both English and Maths Having a degree is desirable Good Organisational and communication skills.  Enjoy working with students in small groups and on a 1-1 basis. Take pride in your work, with an eye for detail and accuracy. Commitment to equal opportunities for all students with a diverse range of needs Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities. If this sounds like you, please apply as soon as possible as the school are looking to appoint a new member of staff! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.                                                            - Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon -

Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Teaching Assistant Barnet Long Term £60-£90 per day This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Teaching Assistant or a recent graduate to step into the classroom as a Teaching Assistant.  Horizon Teachers are currently working with an amazing school in Barnet who are looking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join their school as a Teaching Assistant.  Whether you are an established teaching assistant with a record of successfully providing students and teachers with extra assistance in the classroom, or a recent graduate looking for school experience to take to future training courses, this is the role for you! The school has a long tradition of providing outstanding Catholic education, and their academic results bear testament to their continuing commitment to excellence.  The school boast 83% of students receiving a grade 4 or above in both English and Maths, and this is down to the hard work and dedication of their departments.  The school offer an incredible CPD programme for all staff, helping teachers and support staff to be at the cutting edge of educational pedagogy and this helps their students to achieve their fullest potential. As a Teaching Assistant, you’ll be reporting directly to the SEN Coordinator.  You’ll be expected to provide assistance in the educational and social development of students, acting as a role model for them.  You will help in planning classroom activities for small groups of students or on a one to one basis, differentiating work for students to assist in their learning.  You will provide support to students outside of the classroom, enabling them to fully participate in all aspects of school life.  Some of the students you will be working with will have specific learning needs, and you will be helping to develop their social skills by taking a more holistic approach to their education.  As a successful candidate, you will: Have a good level of education including at least a C in both English and Maths Having a degree is desirable Good Organisational and communication skills.  Enjoy working with students in small groups and on a 1-1 basis. Take pride in your work, with an eye for detail and accuracy. Commitment to equal opportunities for all students with a diverse range of needs Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities. If this sounds like you, please apply as soon as possible as the school are looking to appoint a new member of staff! 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 - £80 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Waltham Forest September/October start Ofsted ‘Outstanding school £60 - £80 Per Day Are you passionate about education and are looking for flexible work as a teaching assistant? Maybe you want to become a teacher in the future and need to gain the necessary experience and skills required to make a real difference? Horizon Teachers is currently working alongside an outstanding rated school based in Waltham forest who are currently looking for motivated teaching assistants to join their dedicated, dynamic staffing team from Easter. The school has strong values and pride themselves on; A commitment to instilling high aspirations, a desire to learn and ambition to achieve, A personalised approach to securing excellence stemming from a passionate belief that each individual is unique, special and capable of rising above perceived limitations, a strong core of tenacity, self-respect and self-belief that inspires each student to become the best person they can be while having a commitment to charitable endeavours and making a difference to the world. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘The Headteachers excellent leadership and high expectations have led to the school developing and sustaining outstanding practice since it opened in 2014, Behaviour is impeccable as ‘go getter’ pupils are disciplined and keen to learn so their attendance is consistently high, they uphold strong moral values and are polite and respectful to each other, staff and visitors, Work in pupils’ books and validated assessments shows that pupils make rapid progress from different starting points which is significantly above national averages in all subjects, Parents express a high level of satisfaction with the school’s work and commitment to pupils, leaders alertness to safeguarding concerns means that pupils are safe from harm, leaders and staff are responsive to pupils needs’. To be successful in your application you must have the following; A Degree Great attention to detail Passionate about education The ability to engage with and inspire young people Good communication both verbal and written Excellent organisational skills Positive can do attitude Your daily duties will consist of the following; Supporting the classroom teacher as instructed Maintaining classroom discipline Helping to ensure good learning takes place in every lesson Being a positive role model for all students at all times Building rapport with staffing teams and students This fantastic opportunity is due to start ASAP and would be initially for the academic year, the right person may also be offered a permanent contract. If this sounds of interest to yourself and you can see yourself enhancing children’s education then please apply with an updated 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon. -    

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant ASAP start Ofsted ‘Good School £60 - £90 Per day Are you an enthusiastic Maths graduate who is looking for a new and exciting opportunity in the world of education? Horizon Teachers is currently working with a school who are looking for teaching assistants who are passionate about Maths to join their friendly and welcoming secondary school in the borough of Waltham Forest. This position is perfect for someone who is looking to become a teacher as the experience you will gain will be invaluable as you will be working closely with class teachers, curriculum knowledge as well as understanding what it takes to become a good teacher. The school prides themselves on their rich history, providing an education for students in East London for over 100 years yet focusing on equipping their students for the demands of the twenty first century, they are currently on an exciting journey in recent years they have undergone significant changes to leadership, curriculum, teaching and to the physical environment, they aim for their students to be of competence, compassion and conscience. The school strives to provide opportunities for students, staff, parents and alumni to experience a sense of belonging to a faith-filled Christian community and to commit themselves to being service to others. Noted in their most recent Ofsted report ‘The headteacher and senior leaders are precise in their evaluation of the school and are without compromise in their continuing programme of improvement, consequently leaders have created an ethos for education that is shared by all staff and one that pupils value, The school’s system of assessment allows for an accurate evaluation of pupils’ performance, disadvantaged pupils. The most able, the least able and those who have special education needs or disability are closely monitored and strategies to support them are used to good effect’. To be successful in your application you will have the following; A degree in a maths relevant subject Experience of working with children (Desired not essential) Excellent communication skills both written and verbal Great organisational skills Positive can do attitude Enthusiastic in everything you do Ability to engage with and inspire young people This fantastic opportunity is due to start in September/ October 2018 and will be on a long term basis , if this sounds of interest to you then please apply immediately 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon -