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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79 Jobs

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £80 per day
Graduate Teaching Assistant Hillingdon Ofsted Good school May start £60 - £80 Per day Are you an enthusiastic, proactive graduate who is looking for a new and exciting role within the education sector this year? Horizon teachers is currently working alongside an Ofsted good rated secondary school in the borough of Hillingdon who are looking for a proactive graduate to join their friendly and welcoming school as a graduate teaching assistant. The school is extremely popular and successful leading edge school with an excellent reputation for academic achievement and extra-curricular activities, the school’s performance at GCSE and A-level is Outstanding over the last three years they have been ranked in the top 10% of all schools nationally at GCSE and in the top 5% of schools at A-level for academic progress. The school prides themselves on the positive relationships that exist in the school and the sense of being part of a happy community, they are a genuinely comprehensive school believing that all students bring their own talents to their community, they value they’re students equally and take great care to make sure that every one of them is happy, secure and successful. Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘Students achieve well and their attainment is well above average and improving in nearly all subjects and for most groups, Teaching is good and improving rapidly this is recognised by parents, carers and students the best lessons are ambitious, helping students to work independently, think things out for themselves and achieve their very best, Behaviour and attitudes are exceptional, all students and parents and carers are clear that the school is a safe place to learn, relationships are positive and students embrace their learning with enthusiasm’. To be successful in your application you will have the following; Educated to a degree level 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 May and will initially be until the end of the academic year with the possibility of it turning into a permanent job. If this role is of interest to you and you meet the requirements 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon -

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£60 - £90 per day
Flexible Teaching Assistant workBrent£60 - £90 per dayASAP startAre you looking for Flexible work to fit in with other work or studies?Do you want to work as a Teaching Assistant in West London?The Role;Teaching Assistant work in Good and Outstanding Secondary SchoolsShifts available at short notice.Single day and multiple day rolesSupporting students in a range of lessons.What we require you to have;Education to degree level. A willingness to support students of all abilities.A positive and engaging personalityA DBS certificate (We can assist you with the application if needed)A can do attitude. I return you will be provided with work in some excellent Secondary school and the opportunity to work with some outstanding teachers.Please apply with an up to date CV ASAP. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

LSA- Supporting pupil in Year 4

£70 - £105 per day
Learning Support Assistant / SEN Teaching Assistant required for a mainstream Primary School in North London - Full time- Monday to Friday (8.30am-4.00pm)- ASAP Start- Special Educational Needs role- Edmonton, EnfieldYou will provide general support to the teacher including support and management of pupils in lessons. In addition you will be assigned a child in Year 4 with Down Syndrome to work with one to one, to support their learning and social/emotional needs. Experience in a similar role is desirable. The head of school is looking for an LSA who will:• Have experience/interest of working with children/young people in some capacity• SEN experience, Down Syndrome - Essential • Minimum GCSE Grade C in Maths and English• Have excellent communication skills • Be positive and enjoy a challengeIn return you can expect:• On the job support• To work on a 1:1 capacity with pupils• Relevant training and development opportunitiesWe are looking to hear from you if you are seeking a change of career, would like to gain further SEN experience or thinking of a career in teaching, nonetheless, this is a great way of building on your skills and experience in a variety of settings in addition to mainstream schools.To apply: send your CV or call and ask to speak with the Primary support team. The school are holding trials and interviews 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£14,952 - £16,778 per annum
Graduate Teaching Assistant North London Permanent September Start £14,952 - £16,778 Are you a proactive graduate who is looking to take their first step onto the teaching ladder later this year? Horizon teachers is currently working alongside an Ofsted rated good secondary school based in North London who are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teaching assistant/ Learning support assistant to join them on a 1 year fixed term contract with the opportunity to be offered teacher training through the school. The school is ideally looking for a graduate who has a degree in the core subject such as English, Maths or Science as there is a currently a high need for teachers in these subjects. In the first instance the position is offered on a fixed term contract and would be ideal for a graduate seeking relevant experience before joining the teaching profession, the successful applicant will have a passion for helping children achieve their potential, be hard working, flexible and will enjoy working collaboratively as part of a friendly and supportive department whose goal is to secure the best possible outcome for students. The school is currently on an exciting journey, in recent years they have undergone significant chances to leadership, curriculum, teaching and to the physical environment, they are in the middle of a £7 milling building project to transform their learning environment, their science laboratories have all been refurbished and currently they are developing external areas to ensure their site is attractive but most importantly safe and secure. To be successful in your application you will have the following; A degree in a core subject (Maths, Science, English) 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 and will initially be on a 1 year fixed term contact, 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 -    

Part Time Learning Support Mentor

£60 - £90 per day
Part Time Learning Support MentorA Special School based in East London that cater for pupils who have severe and or profound learning difficulties are seeking part time Learning Support Mentors from now and from September. They are particularly interested in recruiting someone who has a creative arts background including Drama/Art/Dance and someone ideally with some Special Education Needs (SEN) experience in any capacity. The part time hours are flexible to work around your commitments and will suit someone who isn't looking for long term commitment but has a couple of days a week spare each week.Working at the school you can expect:• A caring environment with excellent staff who always share best practice and resources• Lovely children and pupils where all of their needs are individually met• A very supportive and committed Senior Leadership Team• Exciting and engaging alternative educational lessons• To work with experienced professionals such as Dance/Speech and Language Therapists, Councillors etc.Based in Tower Hamlets, this special school caters for pupils aged 11-19 whose educational needs cannot be met by mainstream schools. Each pupil has a statement of special education needs or an education care health plan. The curriculum is broad and balanced with full entitlement to the National Curriculum. Its an Outstanding' School due to the level of quality in education maintained by the Senior Leadership Team, Teaching, Support and Admin staff at the school. They are keen to add value to the school by appointing a charismatic individual who:• Is not afraid of a challenge and is comfortable working towards individual goals• Is comfortable with elements of personal care duties (toileting and/or feeding)• Has a warm welcoming personality• Has a good sense of humour and enjoys a not so conventional school set up• Has a flexible and a can do' attitude• Has a background in creative artsIf you are ready to embark upon a career in SEN and are keen to find out more, then I am keen to hear from you! Please send in your most recent CV and/or call and ask to speak with Darsha in the SEN team. 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.

LSA - Hearing Impairment support

£70 - £108 per day
A mainstream school in North London is seeking a Learning Support Assistant to work with a student with a hearing impairment. About the role:- You will be supporting a student with a hearing impairment- There will be some one to one work involved however the main purpose of the role is to support the child in group situations.- this is a full time position until the end of the academic yearAbout the school:• A large community primary school in Enfield• Good' OFSTED Inspection report in 2017• The school is modern with excellent resources• Well served by public transport and car parking also available• Supportive staff and leadership teamAbout you:• A calm, kind and dedicated approach is required• Ideally you will have experience of working with children Cochlear Implants and/or radio aids. • Have a good understanding of how children learn and any experience in a similar role would be a huge advantage. If you are interested in this role and can start as soon as possible, please contact me ASAP by sending 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Teaching Assistant

£60 - £80 per day
Teaching Assistant Greenwich ASAP start £60 - £80 Per day Are you an experience teaching assistant or graduate who is looking to get into the exciting world of education? Horizon Teachers is currently working with a good secondary school based in the royal borough of Greenwich who are looking for motivated teaching assistants to join their friendly and welcoming SEN department on a long term basis. The school itself believe it is important to being out the best in all their students and for them to make outstanding progress, the SEN (Special Educational Needs) department works with all members of school staff to actively promote the development of students with special educational and additional needs. The department under the leadership of the SEN co-ordinator aims to promote learning strategies and teaching approaches that allow the SEN and additional needs to be met. The role of a secondary school assistant will include such duties as; Working as part of a large support team Providing a key link between teachers and students Supporting students years 7-11 in lessons In class support and small group support work Supporting teachers in the delivery of lesson content The school is situated in the Royal borough of Greenwich and has a large intake from the local area. The school are looking for teaching assistants to start ASAP and also in September, there may be the opportunity for permanent roles in September as well as possible school direct training places for individuals looking to move into teaching. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. –                                       - Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon -  

Part Time Learning Support Assistant

£11 - £15 per hour
Part Time Learning Support AssistantAn ambitious Special School based within a commutable distance from East Croydon for secondary aged girls who are on a statement of special education needs (SEN) are seeking a part time Learning Support Assistant to support a pupil with additional learning difficulties in a one to one capacity. The role is working part time hours (mornings) Monday to Friday starting immediately on a long term to perm basis.About the SchoolPupils attend this special school as they have been excluded from their mainstream school and although their emotions can be challenging at times, the school understand that exclusion doesn't work or repair adult / pupil relationships in the long term but in the short term, the staff work hard to ensure a safe and secure environment where each pupil's well-being matters. They work closely with their young people to help them reach their full potential through their "Nurture through Structure" ethos.The Senior Leadership Team are looking for someone who:• Has a passion for learning. To them, this is someone who reflects when the pupils haven't learnt something• Isn't afraid to challenge situations for the benefit of the pupils - Did the pupils need encouragement or reminding again of the expectations• Can adapt, cope and remain calm everyday• Enjoys an alternative way of learning • Loves going above and beyond to make that difference whether its big or small• Is genuineWhat the school can offer you:• A chance to be listened to and taken seriously • Ongoing support and regular chats over coffee or tea to ensure you are happy• In-house training and to learn/share best practice from a range of education professionals• Above all, lovely pupils who need at times display challenging emotional behaviours but ensure no two days are the same, in a good way!If you are excited about this opportunity and cannot wait to start, send in your CV now and/or call and ask to speak with Darsha on the SEN Team! An initial phone call is all it takes!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 (Russell Group)

£60 - £80 per day
Teaching Assistants Needed – Russell University Graduates ASAP Start Ofsted ‘Outstanding school East London £60 - £80 per day   Q - Are you a Russell University Graduate keen to gain valuable classroom experience? Q – Are you contemplating beginning a career in the exciting world of teaching?   If YES... We have a perfect role for you!!!! Horizon Teachers is currently working with an Ofsted Rated Good Boys School in the borough of Tower Hamlets that are looking for enthusiastic and proactive graduates to become teaching assistants What will be offered to you; Experience as a TA/LSA with KS3,4 & 5 students Support in developing within a Good or Outstanding School Exposure working with SEN students An Outstanding working environment Support into pursuing a career into teaching Safeguarding and Behaviour Management Training provided by Horizon Teachers Job Description Working alongside teachers to offer support with small groups of students and on a 1 to 1 basis Support the classroom teacher in managing behaviour Preparing university applications for GCSE students Mentoring targeted students that are passionate about learning Working with SEN and challenging students to improve their learning in and out of the classroom Building rapport with staff and students The role would suit Graduates considering a career in teaching The School Assessed by Ofsted as Outstanding in all aspects Very high achieving school University school School 11-19 years Prides themselves on developing and supporting support staff into pursuing a career in teaching Excellent reputation in London Challenging behaviour is not a major problem at the school A focus on achievement and rapidly growing Passion about supporting new staff on their career move and progression Friendly and supportive members of staff Interested? APPLY NOW with an updated copy of your CV where you will be contacted (if shortlisted). 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 -  

1:1 LSA (Reception Class)

£70 - £108 per day
Learning Support Assistant- One to One Supporting Autism in Reception Class Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant Supporting Autism / EBD / Behaviour Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.00pm Term time only Enfield, London ASAP Start Would you like a rewarding and challenging role in a mainstream primary school? You will be working one to one with the student with Autism and Behaviour needs in Reception class. We are looking for a someone who will be pro-active in supporting SEN and can demonstrate the ability to lead with a firm but fair approach. Be Nurturing and  enhance the learning experience of this young person who can be challenging at times. We are looking for applicants with or without experience but ideally you will have an understanding of how children learn and how to support them. Relevant qualifications include: CACHE/NVQ in teaching and learning and Graduates of Education/childcare degrees are encouraged to apply. In addition a team teach or positive handling qualification would be an advantage for this role. The school An established, 3 form entry primary school with goal to deliver a broad and rich curriculum to its children and provide them with opportunities to explore, enquire and reflect. You will be joining a friendly, established team who love to give children confidence to learn and be the best they can. Well-resourced and committed to providing the best learning environment to children, this is a modern school Very well connected with bus routes, over ground and underground transport links To apply submit your CV or contact Umar for more details.

LSA - Supporting Autism

£70 - £108 per day
1:1 LSA to support Autism in Year 2Full Time role: Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.00pmSEN Teaching AssistantMainstream Primary school in Enfield A school in Enfield is seeking a SEN Teaching Assistant/ Learning Support Assistant to work 1:1 with a student in Year 2. • You will be working 1:1, supporting their learning which will sometimes be outside of the main classroom. • They can be challenging so a firm but fair approach will be needed to support them. • Experience of working with children with SEN is essential, particularly supporting ASD. • The school has a and excellent, established leadership team and very experienced SENCO to support you. About you:• A calm, kind and dedicated approach is required.• You will need to be able to use your own initiative as you will be working alone with support from the SENCO and SLT.• Good communication is essential, as you will be working closely with the class teacher, SENCO and parents • Have a good understanding of how children learn and any experience in a similar role would be a huge advantage. If you are interested in this role and can start as soon as possible, Please contact me ASAP by sending 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. Our Integrity, your Horizon.