Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Higher-Level Teaching assistant or qualified teacher to work in a school in the Walsall area. The role involves working as a classroom Teaching Assistant for the majority of lessons but then also covering PPA for class teachers from Reception to Year Six when needed. The position would suit someone who is looking to gain experience across a range of year groups, delivering work set by the class teacher. This role is due to start after May half-term until the end of the academic year on a fixed term basis.

As there are no planning requirements, this is an ideal position for someone who is looking for a class based role that allows a healthy work-life balance.

To apply for this HLTA, you will need:

  • Experience in a UK Primary School setting
  • Minimum Level 1 Qualification 
  • Excellent behaviour and classroom management skills
  • A strong school reference from your recent employer/school placement

Working for Flourish Education as a HLTA you will receive:

  • Competitive Salary – up to £140 per day
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus
  • 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.

The school is in the Wolverhampton area l which is an easily accessible area with close links to Walsall, Wombourne, Cannock, Dudley and Tipton. 

Are you interested in this role? Apply now, or call Courtney Walker for more information. We look forward to hearing from you!


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 a regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.