EYFS Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work at a local partnership School in Tipton. This role would be in Early Years (EYFS) and would be a full-time role. Their aim is to provide all pupils with the skills, experiences and values required to become lifelong learner.

Responsibilities will include preparing resources, setting up activities and observing the children within the classroom, carrying out small group interventions and assisting the class teacher with behavioural management.

This Early Years Teaching Assistant vacancy is a full-time position working Monday to Friday starting after ASAP and is expected to continue until the end of the academic year.

Required skills and experience for this Teaching Assistant role:

  • Level 3 or above in a relevant Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant (LSA) qualification.
  • Previous experience working in Early Years (EYFS) within the UK.
  • Confident conducting small group interventions, and 1:1 observation on children within the classroom.
  • To be able to work effectively and efficiently alongside the class teacher.

Working as a Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education you will receive excellent benefits including:

  • A competitive salary of up to £98.41 per day which equates to £19,189.95 based on working 5 days a week for the full school year.
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella.
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate.
  • Pension Contributions.
  • Free Safeguarding Level 1, Prevent and FGM training.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus.
  • Your own dedicated consultant who will spend time getting to know you to ensure you are placed in a school that you will thrive in, who has long-term relationship with the schools in their area.
  • Free on-going CPD Training opportunities.

This Teaching Assistant role is based at a school in Tipton which is easily accessible from Dudley, Tividale, Coseley, Oldbury, Rowley Regis, and Bilston. Onsite parking is available, but the school is easily accessed via Public Transport.  

If you are a dedicated Teaching Assistant who is passionate about supporting students through their education then, please apply now or call Richard to find out more information.


Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.