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103 Jobs

Teaching Assistant - SEN Support

£85 - £100 per day
Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for a new role? Are you able to support students with a variety of learning needs? Do you have the drive, commitment and dedication to work with all students and make a real positive difference to their achievement? Horizon teachers is working with an outstanding school in Newham, East London who are looking to employ an experienced Teaching Assistant to work within their support department. The role will be to support students with SEN, the students' needs range from mild learning needs to physical needs.As an SEN Teaching Assistant you will be supporting and progressing students of all abilities across the school. As directed by the SENCO the ideal individual for this role will be able to adapt and support in every subject area. A background in support is essential, if as well you have the ability to support in English, Maths, Science or humanities this would be looked upon favourably but not essential. You will work alongside experienced teachers and other Teaching Assistants to provide in class support as well as working with students in small groups and on a one to one basis. You will gain a valuable insight into the role of a teacher, prior experience within SEN support would be an advantage and will be looked upon favourably by the school. The school is a successful, multicultural comprehensive secondary school providing a quality education to all of its students. The school is a vibrant, inclusive and diverse community where everyone is encouraged and expected to fulfil their potential. In its recent Ofsted report inspectors commented that "The school knows its students extremely well and provides them with exceptional care and support. Leaders at all levels have worked hard to secure continuous improvement over a sustained periodThe schools provides all Teaching Assistants with excellent training. You will be introduced to the latest teaching innovations as well as being fully trained on working with SEN students. As a Teaching Assistant you will be a vital link between teachers and students and in past years teaching assistants have been seen to improve grades as well as develop students' behaviour. The ideal Teaching Assistant for this role will;• Be able to support SEN students in every subject area.• Will have experience working in a school setting. • Will be dynamic, a team player and motivated to drive student progress.• Educated to Degree level with recent TA experience.• Hold a recent DBS certificate or be willing to apply for one with Horizon Teachers.• Be eligible to work in the UK. Please apply for the position immediately as the school are looking to interview in the summer term for September positions. 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Exam Invigilating

£10 - £12 per hour
Are you an experienced Exam Invigilator that is looking for flexible work? Are you in a part-time role or a student looking for experience in schools? Horizon Teachers are currently recruiting Exam Invigilators for Secondary schools across South West London for the Summer exam season. The role is ideal for those looking to pick up additional work which is flexible and/or for those looking to gain experience in a school. You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of secondary school exams, distributing, and collecting papers, escorting pupils if required and maintaining a calm exam environment. We would love to hear from Exam Invigilators that educated to a degree level, that are organised, punctual, and pro-active, and that can start immediately. We work in partnership with several Good and Outstanding Secondary schools across South West and West London. We are working with Secondary schools in the following areas across West London: Westminster; Pimlico; Kensington; Fulham; White City; Shepherd's Bush; Chiswick; Ealing; Acton; Hanwell; Greenford; Hounslow; Brentford; Heston; Isleworth; Cranford; Southall; Hayes; and Harlington; Lambeth, Wandsworth and Clapham. The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years of combined experience and including many ex-teachersA 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have worked with Established and exclusive relationships with schools across London and the South East Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice if you refer a friend or colleague. We are looking for Exam Invigilators who have: A degree or good standard of education Excellent verbal and written communication skills Strong attention to detail and organisational skills A pro-active and positive can do' attitude Previous experience as an Exam Invigilator (desirable) To apply and find out more about this opportunity, please send us your CV 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Graduate Teaching Assistant

£70 - £95 per day
Are you an ambitious graduate looking to launch your career in secondary education? Horizon Teachers are looking to recruit enthusiastic recent graduates that aspire to teach in the near future for Secondary schools across South West London. We are looking for graduates that can start in September 2021 for the whole of the next academic year. The role is to provide learning support to students with additional needs inside and outside of class. Horizon Teachers work in partnership with several good and outstanding secondary schools across South West London. The schools we work with are looking for enthusiastic recent graduates who are pro-active and enjoy working with children. Support and training will be offered by experienced, welcoming and encouraging staff. In-school experience is not essential, however experience of working with children in some capacity is advantageous. If you're thinking of a career in teaching, the school will offer a complete academic years' work that will support your teacher training applications. This is the perfect way to begin your career in education. The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: Competitive pay rates Comprehensive induction programmes at our central London office Free safeguarding and behaviour management training In-school experience and a high-level of support and training that will support all teacher training applications Opportunity to get a place on salaried teacher training with a school A team of friendly, caring and knowledgeable consultants (Please look at our Google reviews) Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals The perfect way to launch your career in education We are looking for a Graduate Teaching Assistant that has: A degree (2:2 and above) A friendly, proactive and enthusiastic attitude to work Excellent oral and written communication skills Strong literacy and numeracy skills Relevant experience and enjoys working with children (e.g. in school, tutoring etc.) To find out more about the role, please apply immediately with an up to date CV 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Part Time Music Teacher

£145 - £200 per day
Horizon Teachers are seeking a well-qualified, ambitious professional to teach Music in an Outstanding North London Secondary School. This is a part time role to teach Music to KS3 and 4 to start in ASAP. The successful candidate should be an experienced teacher with QTS or an NQT who is confident in Music across Key Stages 3/4 and BTEC at Key Stage 5.This school we are working in partnership with is an all-through school in Hendon, North London, The school provide high quality education and academic achievement for children and young people from Nursery to Sixth Form. The school are proud to be a diverse, multi-faith, harmonious school.This is an exciting opportunity to progress within a supportive department and school where staff are valued, cared for and respected. The school has excellent public transport links. We are looking for the following Music Teacher: • Qualified teacher status (QTS) or overseas trained with a relevant undergraduate degree • Experience teaching KS3 and KS4 Music • Excellent subject and curriculum knowledge • Proven track record of raising attainment and keeping standards high • A passion in delivering lessons in innovative ways • Someone of energy, good humour and commitment The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers: • An open and honest working relationship with your consultant (Please look at our Google reviews!). • Excellent CPD and opportunities for progression • Comprehensive induction programmes with support and mentoring • A forward-thinking learning environment with state-of-the-art facilities • A safe, inclusive learning community where staff and students thrive • Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice if you refer a friend or colleague. To apply and find out more about this role, submit an up to date CV as soon as possible. If your application is successful we will contact you 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Exam Invigilator

£11 - £15 per hour
Horizon teacher is currently working with a number of well-known Secondary schools in South London. We are looking for Exam Invigilators to work on a casual basis, You will be supervising Exams in a Secondary School environment.The role will be ideal for someone who is looking for extra days work or for someone who is looking for some more experience within schools. The role would also suit students completing their studies and looking for a role in the summer.You may be required to provide one-to-one or small group based assistance, this will include providing written support from the pupil's dictation only, or verbal dictation of examination questions, or pupils written answers only.You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of secondary level education exams, disturbing and collecting papers, escorting pupils if required and ensuring that pupils are adhering to the examination standard guidelines at all times.To be successful in your application you must have the following;• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written• Good attention to detail• Experience of working in a school (desired)• Positive can do attitudeYour daily duties will consist of the following;• Maintaining a calm exam environment• Ensuring the examination is conducted according to guidelines set out by JCQ• Reporting on any unexpected events during the course of an examination• Invigilating external examination according to an agreed timetable• Reporting to the examination office 30 minutes before the exam is due to start• Marking against registers as required• Checking exam desks for graffiti and removing where possible, any unused exam papers and answer booklets must be returned to the exams manager• Liaising with the examinations manager• Placing pupils' work in examination number order, checking against the attendance register and handing to the exams manager.This opportunity is open for people who are available immediately and have flexible availability to cover exams as needed.If this sounds of interest to yourself and you can see yourself making a positive difference then please apply with an updated copy of your CV. All potential Exam Invigilators will be provided with full training.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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

PE Teacher

£32,157 - £42,624 per annum
Do you believe Physical Education not only teaches pupils how to perform at high standards in a variety of sports, but also to understand the principles of how to lead active and healthy lifestyles, and develop an abundance of life skills?Horizon Teachers have partnered with a high performing secondary school in the North London who are seeking a PE Teacher who shares the same core beliefs and values of the power of physical education and its lifelong effects on their students as they do. The role would be to teach Female PE to pupils in Key Stages 3 and 4, This is a permanent role and would be to start in September 2021. The school is an Outstanding secondary mixed comprehensive school that has been rated Outstanding by Ofsted since 2008 and have been ranked in the top 1 percentile in their Progress 8 scores since 2014. The Head Teacher who we have a great relationship with and the Senior leadership team prides themselves on the not only the growth of their students but of their staff as well. Training is provided through a bespoke programme which will be tailored to meet your needs. They have been very successful in training new teachers and teachers in their early years and have had experience of successfully training over a 100 teachers over the years.The school are looking for an outstanding Teacher os PE who is able to deliver high quality lessons, the PE department is extremely well resourced, with state of the art facilities and several new activity and Astroturf areas. PE is taught to all pupils across all year groups and many pupils also study the Edexcel BTEC Sport course during Key Stage 4. There is a great commitment from pupils towards PE within the school. A wide variety of extra-curricular activities take place early in the morning, at lunch time and at the end of the college day. Many pupils are enthusiastic to participate in these.The successful applicant will be creative, well organised and will actively assist in the further development of PE within the College, contributing to the vibrant programme of extra-curricular support provided to all pupils. The post is suitable for fully qualified teachers who have a proven track record of inspirational teaching.Why Horizon Teachers? We are able to assit you with the application and interview process.No need to complete a lengthy application process. Support throughout your application. We are able to organise interviews for you virtually with the school where needed.If this is of interest to you please apply with an up to date C.V.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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Food Technology Technician

£75 - £100 per day
Are you looking to work as a Food Technology Technician in South London?Do you have the experience and drive to support an outstanding Food Technology department?Are you organised, dedicated and able to work well in a team?If Yes.... then Horizon Teachers has the role for you.We are currently excited to be working with a friendly community based "Outstanding" school in North London who are in need of some additional support in their Food Technology Department. The role is a Food Technology Technician and will be a term time only position supporting lessons in the Food Technology department. The Technology Faculty is supported by a two full-time Technicians one based in Food and the other in Design & Technology. Technicians organise teaching materials, provide assistance in lessons and organises resources including placing orders. The facilities and resources are outstanding and include interactive whiteboards in all classrooms. There are seven large purpose built rooms with attached storage and preparation facilities. ICT facilities are impressive. The rooms are situated together on the same floor.The ideal Food Technician will;• Positive and forward looking• A team player who takes a pride in their work.• Organised and methodically minded in your work? • Enthusiastic and hard working? • Have experience in the catering world or have in school experience. This is an excellent opportunity and in return the school will offer an excellent induction programme. The school has gained wide acclaim about the way the train and welcome new staff. Horizon Teachers have worked with the school for many years and feedback is excellent with all staff loving their time at the school. If you are a recent graduate or an experienced worker this post would suit you. The school will provide training and no experience of working in a school is needed. If you do have experience this will be looked upon favourably but it is not essential. If you feel this post is ideal for you please send an up to date CV to Tom at Horizon Teachers. You must have a valid DBS or be willing to apply for one. 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant - Behaviour Support

£65 - £80 per day
To shape the behaviour of pupils and support them through their school life is a key part of this role. You will be supporting and working with challenging pupils in this rewarding role.Horizon Teachers has a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and dedicated individual to work with students who require additional support. This role is to work as a Behaviour Support Assistant within the Inclusion Team of a great mixed Secondary School in East London. If you have experience of working on cases for safeguarding, child protection on a 1:1 basis or with small groups of pupils then this is the perfect role for you.Why this school?This Ofsted Outstanding rated Secondary school based in the borough of Tower Hamlets has an excellent environment and all staff are valued as individuals. The school offers a great training schedule and will make you a valued member of the team. This will be a fantastic role for either graduates with a degree relating to Education or an experienced Behaviour mentor who has worked with pupils in the past and has experience with safeguarding and child protection.Why this role?As a proactive behaviour support assistant you will be directly able to affect the lives of pupils at the school. You will support the lives and be able to improve attainment at the school. As a member of the team you will be able to develop strong professional relationships with staff and students. In this fast paced role you will work with a range of pupils, parents and outside agencies. The role is varied and no day will be the same.The role requires you to work within the Inclusion team and work with a group of year 11 pupils who require additional support. What you will given,The school will train you to support pupils with SEN statements; your training will include working with pupils with Autism, EBD and they will show you how they report all updates to SLT. Prior experience is essential for the role, this may include any voluntary placements, fully knowing how to deal with safeguarding and child protection matters.For the successful candidate, this full time role will commence ASAP,If you can demonstrate the below qualities apply with your CV and References.- Experience in working within Inclusion either within a PRU or Secondary Environment.- Experience supporting pupils at KS3 and KS4- Genuine passion for allowing pupils to reach their full potential- Strong interpersonal skills- Friendly and professional manor- Be flexible and proactive within your school dayInterviews process will commence in the next few weeks. Please send your CV and reference ASAP.Why Horizon Teachers?• We will always look to pay you the highest possible rate• You will be able to choose to be paid via a payroll company or directly by Horizon Teachers• We are able to work with your existing payroll company if desired.• For Support Staff we offer free CPD Certified Behaviour Management & Safeguarding Training Sessions• We have excellent reviews from our employees.)• We have been helping teachers/TAs find work since 2008, with great success.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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant

£70 - £95 per day
A popular Secondary school in Greenwich are currently seeking an ambitious recent graduate to join them as a full-time Teaching Assistant for this academic year starting ASAP. The role is provide in class support to students on a 1-2-1 basis and also support outside of class in small groups. The school is a friendly mid sized single sex school in Greenwich. Pupils engagement is excellent and you will be joining a team of dedicated and passionate staff. Located within range of central London the school can be accessed via both public transport from central London and also by road from outer London. Support and training will be offered by experienced, welcoming and encouraging staff. A Graduate Teaching Assistant role will provide you with a valuable insight into the life of a teacher and extensive classroom experience. If you're thinking of a career in teaching, the school will offer a complete academic years' work that will support your PGCE and teacher training applications. Many of our schools offer direct teaching training programmes for those that express an interest and are suitable. A range of benefits are on offer: Top pay rates Comprehensive induction programmes at our central London office Free safeguarding and behaviour management training A high-level of support and training Opportunity to get a place on paid vocational teacher training with a school A team of friendly, caring and knowledgeable consultants (Please look at our Google reviews) Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals The perfect way to launch your career in education We are looking for a Graduate Teaching Assistant who: Has a degree (ideally a 2:1 from a top university) Has a proactive, enthusiastic and positive can do' attitude Has excellent oral and written communication skills Enjoys working with young people (ideally has experience) If you are looking to gain classroom experience with aspirations to teach then please apply as soon as possible with an up to date 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Economics Teacher

£32,157 - £50,935 per annum
Are you an ambitious and driven teacher of Economics looking for a Permanent role where you would be able to progress and take on extra responsibility. Horizon Teachers is working with a fantastic, thriving school who wish to appoint a qualified Teacher of Economics. This role would be ideal for an enthusiastic and driven teacher, we would love to hear from teachers who are either experienced in teaching Economics of those who are currently training and looking for an NQT position for September 2021. Within the school Economics is a very popular subject at A' level and GCSE. The Economics department are now looking to expand and therefor need additional teachers. The school are looking for a successful teacher to teach both GCSE and A Level and who is committed to developing further the popularity or Economics. The department strive to do this through engaging and rigorous teaching and commitment to the highest standards. This is a great opportunity for a motivated teacher looking for career development and their next challenge.Continuous staff development is key feature at the school. Each year they have a minimum of 10 training days, including moderation opportunities and weekly in school sessions of a high standard led by a wide variety of staff. For teachers applying for this role the school would be very supportive and would offer the following training in the future, NPQML, NPQSL and the Lead Practitioner courses.The Ideal teacher for this role would:• be an outstanding and passionate Economics teacher, able to deliver up to A' level.• be experienced in raising attainment.• have proven experience working successfully with students of all abilities.• be able to show evidence of continually improving the teaching and learning of their subject though schemes of work and extra-curricular activities.• be committed to school's policy of high expectations and no excuses and the belief that every child can succeed.• have the resolve to make a real difference to the lives of pupils.What the school will offer:• You will become part of a team developing a new Outstanding' all-through academy.• You will have access to a range of benefits including professional development opportunities, reduced gym membership and large retail discounts.• You will be paid an Inner London salary with an excellent TLR.• You will have the opportunity to shape and motivate a team of teachers.• You will drive forward the attainment and progress of your subject. • For NQTs there is a dedicated programme in place to induct and progress you.Please apply ASAP as an early start in June/July may be available. 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. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant - Pastoral Support

£65 - £95 per day
We are looking for a passionate and hardworking individual who wants to work as a Pastoral Support Teaching Assistant in this community based mixed secondary school. • Do you want to work at a small school with a lovely campus and close knit school community?• Have you got experience supporting in a secondary school or a recent degree and are looking to start a role in a school?This Ofsted 2 Good' school wants you to join their small school community and become a fully-fledged member of staff. Working on a full time basis within the well-resourced support Department, you will be responsible for the support of students across the school and have a key part to play in pupil progress.You will also get to undertake pastoral roles in support with all year groups.The school will be happy to consider applications from experience TAs of Recent graduates looking to work in a school to gain experience.If interested in this role the school would like you to be able to support pupils of all abilities. This role has a pastoral link as you will be supporting pupils in and out of the classroom. A supportive personality is essential and the ability to see every side of a situation will be needed. The school ideally would like individuals who have;- Experience working with children, as a tutor, mentor or in another area.- Excellent subject knowledge and passion for education- Proven experience in collaborating with colleagues- are happy to work via agency with options of permanency to be discussed at a later date.Interviews will conducted ASAPIf you can demonstrate these qualities apply with your CV and references ASAP. We will be able to conduct virtual interviews for you. SEC/SUP2Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.