Reception Teacher

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruting for a passionate and ambitious Reception Teacher to work in a 3-form entry Primary School, on a full-time and long-term basis in the Darlaston area.

As a Reception teacher working at our client’s school, a minimum of two years’ experience is required. You will need to have strong behaviour management skills and have knowlddge of the Read, Write Inc scheme of work.

You will be expected to plan and assess students work, deliver engaging and creative lessons, work alongside the teaching assistant and mark the students work.

This exciting opportunity within the Darlaaston area is ideal for a committed Reception Teacher to start ASAP and carry on until the end of the academic year in July 2025.

Required skills and experience for this Reception Teacher Role:

  • QTS (Qualified Teacher Status)
  • Excellent knowledge of the Primary curriculum with a minimum of 2 years’ experience
  • High expectations of pupil behaviour
  • The ability to plan and deliver lessons across different year groups
  • To be able to work in partnership with class TA and other staff members
  • To create a safe, engaging, and positive learning environment
  • A DBS on the update service or issued within the last 12 months

The benefits of working as a Reception Teacher for Flourish Education:

  • Competitive salary of £153.85-£211.96 per day which equates up to £41,332.20 per annumn based on working 5 days per week
  • £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, FGM and Prevent training.
  • KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse. 
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work from your own dedicated consultant.

This school is located in the local Walsall area and has great transport links to the areas of Wednesbury, Bilston, Willenhall, Bloxwich and Great Barr. For those who travel by car, onsite parking is available.


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.