Teachers

Whether you are looking for teaching jobs in Primary, Secondary or SEN & Alternative Education, we have a variety of options available in all phases of education. We will consult you on what school type and role suit you best, whether you are looking for:

  • daily supply
  • short-term
  • long-term 
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We have job opportunities suitable for NQTs, experienced teachers and overseas trained teachers. We also offer a variety of senior leadership roles including Head of Year, Head of Department, Deputy Headteacher and Headteacher, amongst others.

Listed below are our current teaching opportunities in all educational areas. Please feel free to apply to any that appeal to you. If you would like to be informed as soon as a new opportunity is available, please Register or Sign In and subscribe to job alerts to ensure you never miss our latest roles.

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52 Jobs

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.

Maths Teacher

£22,000 - £28,000 per annum
Maths Teacher Location- Brent Mixed Secondary School, ages 11-18. £22,000- £28,000 October start until July 2019.   Horizon Teachers are working with an excellent school in Brent who need a similarly excellent Maths teacher. The school is one of the best in the country and has a very good standard of results across the board, with GSCE and English Baccalaureate results being the highest in Brent. The school follow values of integrity, respect and diversity, in order to achieve the best for their students, and so as an integral part this, your Maths Teacher role will enhance the experience of the students to aid them in their path to success. In addition to this these are extensive extra-curricular activities, including 11 Mathematics specific activities, and as one of the maths department staff, there will be the opportunity to bring more to your role by aiding with some of these. This role will be across the range of age groups, and experience as a maths teacher would be beneficial, however NQT’s are also welcomed. If you’re a great teacher and looking for your next opportunity, this could be the perfect role for you! The perfect candidate will: •             Be a fully qualified teacher with QTS; •             Hold a valid DBS certificate, or be willing to apply for one with Horizon Teachers; •             Have a passion for teaching Maths! 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

KS2 Class Teacher

£150 - £225 per day
We are looking for a passionate and inspiring KS2 Teacher, to work in a Year 5 class at a Primary School in Islington. The school is based in a fantastic location, within easy reach of Angel tube station. The class will benefit from having a Teacher who is able to nurture and support them. There are some children with challenging behaviour in the class, but they respond very well to a Teacher who is able to really connect with them, rather than a Teacher with a strict approach. There are 2 Teaching Assistants in the class who know the children very well and are long standing members of staff at the school. What the school can offer you:• A tight knit staff team who work well together and offer lots of support• Supportive and approachable leadership team• An open and honest environment where staff are encouraged to share ideas to make changes and improvements to school life• A track record of providing excellent training and development opportunitiesThe Headteacher is open to applications from NQTs and experienced Teachers. The ideal Year 5 Teacher for this role will be:• A strong NQT, or an experienced Class Teacher• Experience of teaching the UK curriculum (via placements or previous roles)• A good team player• High expectations of children and a desire to support them to succeedThe position could either be for an ASAP start, or they could wait until January 2019 for the right person. Initially, you will start on a temporary basis, but a permanent contract will be considered later in the academic year. You will be paid to scale for this position, up to £225.40 per day. Submit your CV online today, or contact Louise at Horizon Teachers to be considered for this opportunity. 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.

Qualified Media Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
October 18th Start Media teacher Redbridge OFSTED ‘Good’ Long term  £140-£210 Horizon Teachers is currently working with a fantastic school in East London. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated Media Teacher to join a diverse and energetic department in an East London school. You will be teaching Media across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 3 Media, as well as GCSE and A Level in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Media department are hard-working and dedicated, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of Media.  Their high standards and innovative practice has developed a love of Media in their students with a number of them going on to study it at A Level at the schools sixth form or in local colleges, and going on to study Media at university.  They aim to improve results each year through continued CPD programmes and inclusive department planning time. The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-16 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in Media A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Media Study Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear from you! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.                                                            - Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon -  

Maths Teacher - North West London

£145 - £210 per day
Maths Teacher - North West London - Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ school - Long-term role - January 2019 start - £140-210 per day   One of the highest performing schools in London is seeking a fully qualified, hardworking, ambitious Maths Teacher to join the Maths teaching department from January 2019 on a full-time long-term basis.  The school is a vibrant and welcoming school that provides an outstanding learning environment. It offers start-of-the-art facilities where its teachers and pupils can realise their full potential. Attainment amongst its pupils is amongst the best in the country. In 2017, 91% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 4 in maths and 62% achieved grades 9 – 7. The same year an astounding 39 pupils achieved the coveted grade 9, the equivalent to a high A*. The school has a high-standard of teaching and this is an amazing opportunity for the right Maths Teacher to flourish. The ideal candidate must: - Have a Maths degree. - Be a fully qualified Teacher with QTS (the school will also consider NQTs). - Have good subject knowledge and a passion for teaching Maths. - Have effective behaviour management. - Be able to creatively plan and lead structured lessons. - Be confident in teaching high attainment pupils. - Be hardworking and ambitious.   Please apply as soon as possible with an updated CV, the school are looking to interview immediately for January 2019 start.   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 Primary Teacher

£140 - £225 per day
24th September 2018 Start Full Time, Long Term Based in Surrey Teaching Year 5 Ofsted Outstanding! This ‘outstanding’ school based in Surrey is a maintained special school for children between the ages of 4 and 16 years of age. The school caters for pupils with learning and additional needs (LAN), and other special educational needs, including language and communication. The school deliver a modified National Curriculum, with a strong focus on core literacy, numeracy and communication skills. The curriculum is adapted to the schools aim, to develop creativity, communication and social skills, to provide support in order for their students succeed in life independently. The school are proud of their community that respects and values the dignity of each individual, they are extremely positive and enthusiastic about providing a safe environment for students to embrace challenges and have fun! They are confident that their pupils will graduate with skills for life-long learning. What does the teaching role entail? The school are looking for a teacher to join the primary team, you will be covering a year 5 class for an 8 week period so it is important that you’re committed to the role. You will need to be able to understand and adapt to each student, offering support and a variety of teaching styles that will be able to meet the individual learning needs. Also, you will be responsible for organising and maintaining a stimulating and friendly learning environment, with the help of the teaching assistants allocated to the class. The school are looking for someone who is a team player, has effective IT skills and it is important be confident in your teaching and curriculum based knowledge. As a teacher in a Complex Needs School you can expect to have smaller class sizes as well as on the job support from both your classroom assistants, and senior members of staff. There is also a great opportunity to work alongside therapists and councillors, as well as having more access to training and career development. To apply for this position you must have/be: Qualified Teacher Status Primary and/or Secondary trained Experience working with Special Educational Needs Available straight away Must be confident with Primary Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum Must be confident with Primary Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum Why Chose Horizon? We are a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy We have been established for 10 years Uplift in pay Many of our team are former teachers so we are able to provide an exemplary consultative service so you know what to expect from the school and position We are passionate about Enhancing Children’s Education! Does this sound like a role 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.

Qualified Sociology Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Sociology teacher Start 29/10/18 Long term Barnet £140-£210 a day Horizon teachers are currently working with a fantastic school in Barnet who are looking to appoint an outstanding Sociology teacher to join their school.  This is an exciting opportunity for an amazing and inspirational Sociology teacher to join a diverse and energetic school in a North West London school.  You will be teaching Sociology across GCSE and A Level and will be inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 4 and 5 Sociology in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Sociology department has been teaching the subject as both a GCSE and an A Level course.  As a department, the results of external examinations have been consistently good and outstanding, and this is testament to the hard work and determination of the staff within the Sociology department who have worked hard to ensure they’re using the most cutting edge pedagogy to help students achieve their potential.  In return for your hard work, the school offer incredible professional development training.  The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in Sociology A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Sociology Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear from you! 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 -

Qualified Psychology/Sociology teacher

£140 - £210 per day
Psychology/Sociology teacher January Start Long term (mat cover) Redbridge £140-£210 a day Horizon teachers are currently working with an amazing school in Redbridge who are looking to appoint an outstanding Psychology/Sociology teacher to join their school.  This is an exciting opportunity for an amazing and inspirational Psychology and Sociology teacher to join a diverse and energetic school in an east London school.  You will be teaching Psychology and Sociology across GCSE and A Level and will be inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 4 and 5 Psychology and sociology in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The Psychology and sociology department have been established in this Redbridge school for 23 years and the subject has been taught as both a GCSE and an A Level course.  As a department, the results of external examinations have been consistently good and outstanding, and this is testament to the hard work and determination of the staff within the psychology and sociology department who have worked hard to ensure they’re using the most cutting edge pedagogy to help students achieve their potential.  In return for your hard work, the school offer incredible professional development training.  The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in psychology/sociology A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for psychology and sociology Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear from you! 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 -

Year 4 Teacher - Lovely Barking and Dagenham School

£150 - £225 per day
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Year 4 teacher to work at a lovely school in the Barking and Dagenham area. The successful teacher will be responsible for nurturing a class of 28 Year 4 children and maintaining high expectations in the classroom. The role will begin in October 2018 and there is the opportunity for the role to be made permanent for the right candidate at the end of the academic year. Horizon Teachers have placed long term teachers here in the past who have been really positive with their feedback about working at the school.About the schoolThe School is housed in a new purpose-built two-storey building with a lift and has excellent transport links. It is located within close proximity to the district line and the Overground line. The school have high expectations of the children: in their work and in their behaviour. They expect children to work to the best of their ability, to show kindness to those around them and take responsibility for the care of their environment. Being a 3 form entry school means that you will have the opportunity to share planning ideas and resources with a colleague. In a recent OFSTED inspection the school was judged to be Good'.The role- Due to start in October 2018- You will be responsible for a class of 28 well-behaved and eager to learn children.- The role is on a temporary full time basis with the opportunity for a permanent contract.- The school can offer you a supportive senior leadership team and a creative teaching environment.Specification- You must hold QTS or a UK recognised equivalent teaching qualification - Applications from NQTs are welcome-Satisfy all the eligibility requirements to work in the UK- Be enthusiastic and flexible.If you would like to apply for the role please submit your CV and a member of the Horizon Primary division will be in touch shortly. Teachers who are shortlisted will be asked to either attend a paid trial day or prepare a lesson with an interview to follow. Pay rates will be up to £225.40 per day dependent on experience. We look forward to hearing from you!Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

Maths Teacher

£140 - £210 per day
October 18th Start Maths teacher Harrow OFSTED ‘Good’ Long term (Part time) £140-£210 Horizon Teachers is currently working with a fantastic school in North West London. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated Maths Teacher to join a diverse and energetic department in a North West London school. You will be teaching Maths across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement.  You will also need to demonstrate a good subject knowledge of Key stage 3 Maths and GCSE in order to create the best environment for students to make good progress throughout lessons and the school year.    The maths department are hard-working and dedicated, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of Maths. Recent results for the GCSE exams were strong, with 75% of their students achieving a pass (Grade 9-4) in both English and Maths this summer. Their high standards and innovative practice has developed a love of Maths in their students with a number of them going on to study it at A Level in the local colleges.  They aim to improve results each year through continued CPD programmes and inclusive department planning time. The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-16 secondary school that offers an incredible CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice. You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in Maths A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for Maths Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear from you! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.                                                            - Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon -  

English Teacher - Maternity Cover

£140 - £210 per day
Start 1st October 2018 English teacher Waltham Forest OFSTED ‘Good’ Long term (Maternity Cover) £140-£210 Horizon Teachers is currently working with an amazing school in Waltham Forest. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated English Teacher to join a high performing department in a North London school. You will be teaching English across the secondary key stages, inspiring excellence and a love of literature in all students, as well as advising parents and pupils on progress and giving clear guidance for areas of strength and improvement for their continued study of the English skills. The English department are lively and thriving, with its members delivering a shared vision of promoting excellence in the study of English literature and language. Recent results for the GCSE exams were strong, confirming the hard work that the staff had collectively given to motivate and inspire their pupils to do well in their subject. Their high standards and innovative practice has prompted a number of their sixth-form students to go on to read English at some of the country’s top universities The school is a vibrant and fulfilling place in which to work. It has been characterised as warm, welcoming and having a supportive atmosphere for new staff and old. The school is a multicultural 11-18 secondary school that offers an amazing CPD course for all staff to help improve their practice, so if you’re looking for innovative new ways to teach English, this school is perfect!  You will also be asked to help make improvements to the curriculum within your department, and will take part in joint-planning sessions within your department to share good practice. To apply for this role, you must: Have a degree in English A growth mind set – setting high expectations which inspire students Promote good progress and outcomes by students Have a good subject knowledge and express passion for English Plan and teach well-structured lessons Effective behaviour management strategies in place Qualified Teacher Status in the UK A record of high quality lesson observations from previous experience If you are a well-qualified graduate with QTS status in the UK, we would be delighted to hear from you! 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 -