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French TA

A French Teaching Assistant is required on a full-time basis at a top school in Islington for the remainder of the summer term.More details

The Head Teacher is welcoming applications from candidates who meet the following criteria:

  • Fluent French speaker
  • Proficient with written French up to GCSE Level
  • Hold school-based experience working as a General Class TA, SEND TA or EAL TA
  • Able to teach French across Reception – KS2
  • Be available to start on Monday the 3rd of June
  • Enhanced DBS registered on the Update Service

The school has an opening for a fluent French speaker who is experienced working in a mainstream primary school environment. The role will be comprised of the following aspects:

  • Delivering French lessons (as planned by the teacher) to pupils in Reception – Year 4
  • Supporting students across classes as a General Class TA
  • Supporting SEND pupils 1-1 and in small groups where required
  • Assisting with Art lessons each week

The contract is due to start on Monday the 3rd of June and will run until the end of the academic year in the first instance with the view to become permanent for September. This is a high achieving and progressive primary school where students are taught an enriched curriculum and have access to a wide variety of learning opportunities. The school prides itself on offering a caring and friendly environment whilst striving for academic excellence. The school is well integrated into the local community and has lovely grounds and a supportive staff culture. Located close to a major tube station, the school is within easy reach of south, north and east London.

  • Job Location Islington
  • Job Salary £80 per day
  • Job Type Long-term Supply
  • Job Type Primary Support
  • Job Start Date 3 June 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

SEN TA

This is a 1:1 Learning Support Assistant role supporting an Autistic child in a year 2 class at a fantastic and supportive primary school in Wandsworth starting immediately.More details

THE SCHOOL:
This superb Primary School is located close to Battersea Park in south west London. With exceptional facilities and superb staff the school is a great environment to work in and we have had nothing but positive feedback from all candidates placed there. The curriculum is creative and engaging allowing all the pupils to receive an excellent education. Having worked with this school for numerous years, we have had consistently positive feedback from previous staff and they have also been able to offer ongoing and permanent roles for the right candidates.

THE ROLE:
As a SEN Learning Support Assistant you will be providing 1:1 support to a child with Autism and some Speech and Language Difficulties. Experience of supporting these needs as well as an enthusiastic and empathetic approach are highly desirable, along with working 1:1 you will also be involved with the Reception class in general, supporting the teaching small groups when required. The hours are from 8.30 until 4pm on a long term basis for the full academic year.

What is on offer for you:

  • Access to our Community Education Platform to support your career in Education
  • Free CPD sessions, every Tuesday, for all Teaching Assistants
  • Networking and Social events as part of our Opogo Community
  • A supportive and encouraging learning environment
  • A school that will invest in you to develop as a Teaching professional
  • Potential enrolment into their own Teacher Training Program
  • Some of the best Graduate rates in London
  • TO APPLY:
    To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Thames Teachers and Opogo team. Thames Teachers will run an initial registration interview to be followed by either an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

    OPOGO:
    We are a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understand the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London. For more information about current opportunities, please contact one of our dedicated team members.

  • Job Location Vauxhall
  • Job Salary £17,000-£20,000 per annum
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Primary SEND
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

SEN Teacher

Opogo are working with an outstanding SEN school in the London borough of Lambeth which is a growing and innovative specialist SEN school for pupils with moderate to severe learning difficulties with Autism or severe of complex learning difficulties.More details

They are seeking to appoint a primary SEN Teacher to start in January and they have opportunities in the following areas;

  • EYFS/KS1 Teacher
  • KS1/KS2 Teacher
  • KS2KS3 teacher with English specialism

The School:
Pupils are taught in classes of between 9-12 pupils with a specialist teacher and up to 4 special school support assistants. The children follow the national curriculum which is modified to take account of their individual learning needs.

Most of the pupils in the school have a diagnosis of Autism, so they work hard to make the school an ASC friendly environment. We use a structured teaching approach (TEACCH) throughout the school. The staff team includes a certified TEACCH practitioner, a qualified PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System) implementer, a regional Makaton tutor, an Intensive Interaction specialist and trained PODD (Pragmatic Organisation Dynamic Display) teachers.

Due to the time and Investment that the school have invested in their resources and structure they are willing to consider Teachers who have not worked in a SEN school setting, although you would need excellent curriculum knowledge alongside a good understanding of SEN.

All staff have regular training including training in ASD strategies. Speech and Language therapy is central to their teaching ethos, and communication targets are set and monitored termly in conjunction with the in house Speech and Language Therapy team who work regularly in the classrooms.

The successful candidate will maintain, build on and extend established outstanding practice in order to meet each pupil’s individual needs. All staff are provided with bespoke training and the successful candidate will be given the opportunity to undertake fully funded accredited middle leader training.

To Apply:
To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Thames Teachers and Opogo team. Thames Teachers will run an initial registration interview to be followed by either an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

  • Job Location Vauxhall
  • Job Salary £30,000-£35,000
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Primary SEND
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

Year 3 Teacher

Year 3 Teacher Required for thriving Catholic Primary School in GreenwichMore details

The Role:
A Year 3 teacher is required for a full time role in a thriving Catholic primary school based in Greenwich. This is a full time, long Term position to begin in September 2019. There is potential for this role to be permanent for the right candidate and long term supply is also an option. There is a wonderful team in this school and it is not often they are advertising for new staff. Previous experience with lower KS2 National Curriculum is an essential criteria for this position however NQT’s are more than welcome to apply! Applicants must hold QTS and an Enhanced DBS registered on the Update Service.

The School:
This is a modern primary school based in Greenwich that is rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and pupils achieve well in all Key Stages even if they begin from a low start. Many teachers who visit this school comment on the organisation and team ethos that is central to this success. The inspirational headteacher has been leading this school since 2012. The school is currently expanding with a new Kitchen and Nursery room recently being added this year. Outdoor learning is encouraged at this school. The school is easily accessible by public transport and there is also a staff carpark for long term staff at the school. This school is proud of their values and fun community environment. This is a multicultural school that is very proud of its ties to the community within Greenwich. This is a very exciting school and one that staff and students are proud to represent!

Who are we at Opogo?
Opogo is a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understands the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London

Here at Opogo, our mission is to transform the lives of those in education by making your working life simpler, less stressful, and more enjoyable with some fabulous perks along the way.

You will benefit from:`

  • The Opogo Social Hub which is a real and virtual place packed with trending content covering vlogs, and articles all education focused. It is run and driven by industry experts.
  • Our Smart Match Technology effortlessly finds the positions that match your skills, experience and location to the perfect school for you.
  • Access to the Opogo App which is now on Android and iOS to get journey plans, school packs, school facial recognition sign in, timesheet sign-offs, plus many more useful features.
  • Enjoy a FREE Umbrella Service (saving you £600/year), plus thousands of daily rewards through Perk Box: free coffees, discounted gym memberships, cinema tickets, discounted grocery & clothes shopping, discounted fun day experiences with friends and family and so much more.
  • A fantastic Ambassador Programme where if you refer 1 teacher or TA and make up to £300 + an Amazon Voucher! in only 1 term just by recommending someone you know.
  • Job Location Greenwich
  • Job Salary £28,000 – £39,000 per annum
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Primary Teacher
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

Reception Teacher

Reception Teacher Required at ‘Outstanding’ Primary School in Greenwich for September StartMore details

The Role:
Opogo are seeking a Nursery Teacher for a new position at a thriving Primary school in Greenwich. This is a full time, long term role to begin at the start of the 2019/202 academic year in September. There is potential for this position to become a permanent position for the right candidate. The successful applicant will join a wonderful EYFS team that is established but looking to expand for the new year. You will help set up a new Nursery class to cope with the expanding numbers of the current Nursery class. There will be some planning involved however you will be part of a supportive EYFS team with shared resources. The leadership in this school are excellent and staff are proud to represent this school. Knowledge of the UK EYFS national curriculum is essential as is QTS however Newly Qualified Teachers are more than welcome to apply!

The School:
The school is a large 3 form entry Primary school spread across a wide open campus. This school has a great reputation in the borough of Greenwich. This primary school is easily accessible by public transport with train and bus stations close by – there is also parking available for Long Term staff. Attainment and progress are above the national average at this school. This a brilliant school that has the full support of the community behind it and staff speak very highly about their working conditions. There is a strong and supportive team ethos as well as state of the art facilities that help to make this school a real catch!

Who are we at Opogo?

Opogo is a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understands the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London

Here at Opogo, our mission is to transform the lives of those in education by making your working life simpler, less stressful, and more enjoyable with some fabulous perks along the way.

You will benefit from:

  • The Opogo Social Hub which is a real and virtual place packed with trending content covering vlogs, and articles all education focused. It is run and driven by industry experts.
  • Our Smart Match Technology effortlessly finds the positions that match your skills, experience and location to the perfect school for you.
  • Access to the Opogo App which is now on Android and iOS to get journey plans, school packs, school facial recognition sign in, timesheet sign-offs, plus many more useful features.
  • Enjoy a FREE Umbrella Service (saving you £600/year), plus thousands of daily rewards through Perk Box: free coffees, discounted gym memberships, cinema tickets, discounted grocery & clothes shopping, discounted fun day experiences with friends and family and so much more.
  • A fantastic Ambassador Programme where if you refer 1 teacher or TA and make up to £300 + an Amazon Voucher! in only 1 term just by recommending someone you know.
  • Job Location Greenwich
  • Job Salary £28,000 – £39,000 per annum
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Nursery Teacher
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Opogo are currently recruiting graduates for Graduate Teaching Assistant opportunities at fantastic Primary Schools across all areas of London.More details

  • Are you a recent Graduate looking to take your first step in your career in Education?
  • Do you love working with young people?
  • Are you interested in learning how to teach ‘on the job’?

If so, we have fantastic opportunities for enthusiastic Graduate Teaching Assistants with a 2:1 or higher to commence from September 2019.  Interviews and Trial days/Inductions will be held in May and early June.

In these roles you will be responsible for helping teachers organise their classroom, deliver class lessons and help students with their class work and running numeracy and literacy interventions in small groups. Crucial to this role is the ability to coach and develop pupils skills, knowledge and learning capacity, the successful candidate will be someone who is excited and motivated by this responsibility.  Schools Direct Teacher Training

places available for the right candidates.

Our Schools:

  • Mainstream, Academies, Faith, Independent, and SEN Schools
  • 1 – 4 form entries
  • Fantastic supportive leadership teams
  • Central locations all well within a 10-minute walk from stations
  • Schools where teaching assistants constantly request to return to!

Who are we at Opogo?

Thames Teachers is an efficient and hands-on agency who understands the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Greater London.

Here at Opogo, our mission is to transform the lives of those in education by making your working life simpler, less stressful, and more enjoyable with some fabulous perks along the way.

You will benefit from:

  • MORE MONEY than working with any other agency – No umbrella fees and discounts and perks on shopping, travel, food, cinema and experiences saving you well over £600 a year.
  • A great app which uses smart-matching technology to introduce you to the best career opportunities based on your experience and preferences.
  • A social hub packed with rich content from our community experts for CPD all accessible via the app.
  • Weekly Development workshops (Tuesday evenings 5:30-7:00) and social networking events
  • A fantastic Ambassador Programme where if you refer 1 teacher you can make up to £300 in 1 term just by recommending someone you know. Recommend as many friends or colleagues as you want with no limit on the amount you can earn!
  • The Opogo Social Hub which is a real and virtual place packed with trending content covering vlogs, and articles all education focused. It is run and driven by industry experts.

How to apply:

Please submit your CV via the button below and we’ll get in touch as soon as we can. Opogo will run an initial registration interview to be followed by an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

We understand how tough the job searching is, so once you have applied to this treat yourself a cup of tea and a couple of biscuits 🙂

  • Job Location Hammersmith & Fulham
  • Job Salary £13,500 - £19,000 per annum
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Primary Support
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

SEND Teaching Assistant

This is a 1:1 SEND Teaching Assistant role supporting an Autistic child in Year 2 at an extremely supportive and collaborative Primary School in Westminster.More details

The School:

This ‘Outstanding’ Primary School is located within lovely, open grounds in Central London. With exceptional facilities and superb staff the school is a great environment to work in and has received outstanding feedback from many staff that are currently working their through Thames Teachers and Opogo. The curriculum is creative and engaging, allowing all the pupils to receive an excellent education within a safe and supportive environment.  You will be supported by an experienced and highly supportive SENCO and extensive SEND team. With excellent resources and break out spaces making this role and school a very attractive and stable place to work.

The Role:

This is a 1:1 role working with an Autistic child in Year 2 who has recently joined the school this term. The role involves pastoral care and general learning support, both in and outside of the classroom, as and when required.  Full integration and inclusion in to the class environment is fully encouraged and supported as is the close differentiation of lessons and individualised outcomes for the student. The ideal candidate will have recent experience working as a Teaching Assistant or Learning Support Assistant and experience supporting children with Autism is highly desirable, however not essential.   This is a full time long term role starting September 2019, however Interviews and trial days will be conducted directly with the school as soon as possible.

Who are we at Opogo?

Thames Teachers is an efficient and hands-on agency who understands the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Greater London.

Here at Opogo, our mission is to transform the lives of those in education by making your working life simpler, less stressful, and more enjoyable with some fabulous perks along the way.

To Apply:

To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Opogo and Thames Teachers team. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

  • Job Location Westminster
  • Job Salary £13,500 - £19,000 per annum
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Primary TeacherPrimary SEND
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

Year 3 Teacher

A Year 3 Teacher is required for a full time contract commencing in September at a successful Primary Academy in Westminster, central London.More details

The school is looking to appoint an experienced Year 3 Teacher for an ongoing contract to commence in September 2019.  Experience with EAL students is essential and the ideal candidate will have experience teaching in London classrooms within the Lower Key Stage 2 year groups. This is a good sized class with 25 students from a variety of cultural backgrounds, therefore a teacher with an engaging and inclusive approach would suit this role and school environment.  

You will be supported with a highly experienced Teaching Assistant, as well as one Learning Support Assistant to guide one single child with SEND in your class. Given the school’s expansion plan, there is also scope for career progression in the new academic year, along with supportive SLT and ongoing CPD plans in place.

The school has recently moved onto a brand new site and boasts extensive outdoor space with a separate EYFS playground and outdoor learning area. This is a large school which offers additional lesson planning support/differentiation from an experienced SENCo/Inclusion team. There are designated spaces for Learning Mentor/Support rooms to assist with the provision for students’ various SEND and EAL needs. This is a typical, inner-London 2-form entry school that has been continually graded as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, most recently as 2016. There is parking available however the school is a very short walk from multiple tube or train stations.

OPOGO:

Our vision at Opogo is to transform education together with our partner schools and members by making their working lives simpler, easier, more manageable, less stressful and therefore more enjoyable.

You’ll benefit from:

  • The Opogo Hub is a real and virtual place packed with targeted, useful, engaging content. It is run and driven by people just like you.
  • Our Smart Match Technology effortlessly finds the positions that match your skills, experience and location – and right when you need them
  • Access to the Opogo app now on Android and iOS and get Journey Planners, school packs, school facial recognition sign in, plus many more really useful features
  • Enjoy a free Umbrella Service and free PAYE services, plus thousands of super daily rewards discounts on coffee, cinema tickets and even your shopping.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit your CV via the button below and we’ll endeavour to get in touch as soon as we can. Opogo will run an initial registration interview to be followed by an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

Have a great day; we understand how tough the job search process is so once you have applied to this go make yourself a cup of tea 🙂

  • Job Location Westminster
  • Job Salary £29,664 - £46,676 per annum
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Type Primary Teacher
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week

Send Teacher

An outstanding co-educational SEND School in East London requires day-to-day cover across Key Stages 3-4 covering a variety of subjects.More details

Primary or Secondary Teachers who are able to teach across subjects, particularly PSHE are required on a day-to-day basis for supply cover. You will be experienced teaching in UK schools, have excellent behaviour management and an understanding and commitment to special education. The role will involve a mix of pre-bookings in advance and morning bookings from 7:30am each day. The school is looking for someone who can think of their feet, is resilient and still loves teaching. Given the school’s location, it would suit someone who’s based near an Overground train station or drives (as there’s onsite parking available). While a formal SEND qualification isn’t essential, an understanding of complex needs, autism and challenging behaviours is required.

This is a rare opportunity to join a vibrant and well-run SEND school in East London. Students are supported by an experienced and talented team of specialist staff who work in close unison to ensure a tailored education for each student. Students participate in a wide range of lessons including science, Food, ICT, PE and various school trips to local attractions. Students have mixed and complex needs, therefore physical restraint training, ASDAN experience and other relevant SEND qualifications are ideal but not essential requirements. Applicants must be fully available to start ASAP and hold an Enhanced DBS Certificate (registered on the Update Service).

TO APPLY:
To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Thames Teachers team. Thames Teachers will run an initial registration interview to be followed by either an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

Opogo:
We are a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understands the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London. For more information about current opportunities, please contact one of our dedicated team members on 0207 2644 919.

  • Job Location Hackney
  • Job Salary £140 per day.
  • Job Type Daily Supply
  • Job Type Primary SEND
  • Job Start Date 20 May 2019
  • Job Required Time up to 5 days per week

School Administrator and Cover Manager

An outstanding co-educational SEND School in East London is welcoming applications for the position of a full-time administrator and cover manager from September – June (maternity cover).More details

This is a full-time, multi-faceted role which would commence at the beginning of the academic year and run until June 2020.

Essential requirements:

  • The set hours for the role are from 7:25am – 3:25pm Monday – Friday. This is non-negotiable and a set requirement.
  • School-based administration experience

You will be responsible for managing the school’s daily cover needs from 7:25am onward each day which involves liaising with multiple agencies for both teaching and support cover. Applicants must be able to multi-task, remain calm under pressure and demonstrate excellent organisational skills.

This is also an administration based role so experience in either a primary, secondary or special needs school is highly desired. You will have experience as front-of-house, back office and using SIMS.

This is a maternity cover contract and the salary on offer will be dependent on experience however this is negotiable.
Applicants must be available full-time from September and hold an Enhanced DBS Certificate (registered on the Update Service).

TO APPLY:
To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Thames Teachers team. Thames Teachers will run an initial registration interview to be followed by either an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

Opogo:
We are a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understands the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London. For more information about current opportunities, please contact one of our dedicated team members on 0207 2644 919.

  • Job Location Hackney
  • Job Salary £75 - £105 per day
  • Job Type Long-term Supply
  • Job Type AdministrationPrimary Support
  • Job Start Date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time 5 days per week