SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are seeking a SEN Teaching Assistant (TA) on a full-time basis to work in a mainstream primary school in Gloucester.  

Our client is located in a village on the outskirts of Gloucester. Our client is a 2-Form entry Primary school, and the school has an Ofsted rating of “Good”.

The role is to work with a 1:1 child The child is in a Reception class. You will be working on a 1:1 basis with a child in reception that has behavioral needs.

The Teaching Assistant (TA) would need to have previous experience working with children and be committed to a long-term position. The position is to begin immediately and will be ongoing until the end of the academic year. This role is suitable for someone who is an Early Career Teacher (ECT).

The SEN Teaching Assistant (TA) role

  • To support class teacher with everyday activities.
  • Provide safety to the class children.
  • Ability to manage challenging behaviour.

Required skills and experience for the SEN Teaching Assistant (TA) role.

  • Qualified minimum level 2 Teaching assistant or equivalent.
  • Experience working in a nursery or primary school setting.
  • Commitment to long term post.
  • Contact references from all employment in the last 24 months.
  • A clear DBS on the update service.
  • A passion for working with children.
  • This role is suitable for someone who is an Early Career Teacher (ECT).

Working as an SEN Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education offers you other excellent benefits, including:

  • Up to £97 daily rate based on a 6.5 hour working day, you will be paid extra for overtime.
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus
  • 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.


The school is based in the outskirts of Gloucester. The school is easily commutable from, Cheltenham, Brockworth, Quedgeley, Stroud, Cheltenham, Abbeymead, Tuffley, Tredworth, Upton St.Leonards and Coopers Edge. The Primary school offers onsite parking.

Interested? Apply now by clicking the link or call and ask for Sav for 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.