SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are seeking an SEN Teaching Assistant to work at an Ofsted rated ‘good’ primary school in Bishops Cleeve. The school are looking to recruit an SEN Teaching Assistant to work on a one-to-one basis with a child with additional needs in Key Stage 1 (KS1). The school is known for its friendly and supportive team, well-resourced facilities, and commitment to creating a nurturing atmosphere where every child can thrive.

The successful SEN Teaching Assistant would need to have strong behaviour management skills and previous experience of working with children with SEN. The school are looking for candidates who are willing to commit to a long-term position to ensure consistency for the child. You will work towards building a great 1-1 relationship with a child, supporting their learning journey and earning the reward of seeing them flourish!

This role is to start in September and will provisionally continue until the end of the academic year. 

Required Skills and Experience for this SEN Teaching Assistant role:

  • Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualification or equivalent
  • Experience of supporting children with SEN
  • A secure knowledge of the KS1 curriculum
  • Committed to a long-term post
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a caring attitude
  • Willingness to provide intimate care when necessary

The benefits of working as an SEN Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education:

  • Up to £95 per day which equates to £18,525 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year.
  • Up to £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 and Prevent training.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work from your own dedicated consultant.


This SEN Teaching Assistant opportunity is located in Bishops Cleeve, and is easily commutable from the surrounding areas including Northway, Tewkesbury, Churchdown and Cheltenham. The school has an onsite carpark, and is easily accessible via public transport.

If you’re interested in this opportunity then apply now, or to find out more, please contact Rebecca Stanton at Flourish Education.


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.