SEND Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Looking for a rewarding role as a SEND Teaching Assistant? Our client is an Ofsted-rated "Good" primary school in Dudley. Embrace the opportunity to make a significant impact while enjoying a dynamic and supportive environment.

The school is seeking to employ a SEND Teaching Assistant to join the staff team starting in September on a full-time, long-term basis. The responsibilities would be to work 1:1 or in small groups with pupils with SEND, the children have a range of needs including ASD, ADHD and this includes children with diagnosed and undiagnosed needs.

Job Role:

  • Provide 1:1 and small group support to pupils with SEND, including ASD and ADHD, both diagnosed and undiagnosed needs.
  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans (IEPs) tailored to each student's needs.
  • Support the class teacher in delivering the national curriculum, particularly within the EYFS and Reception classes.
  • To foster a positive and inclusive learning environment for all students.
  • Monitor and record pupils progress, reporting any concerns to the relevant staff.
  • Collaborate with staff and parents to ensure the best outcomes for the students.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience working in a UK primary school is essential.
  • Qualifications: Level 2 or Level 3 in the relevant Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
  • Strong understanding of the National Curriculum.
  • Experience with SEND, particularly ASD and ADHD, both diagnosed and undiagnosed needs.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Our Promise To You!

We promise that we will never pressure you into working and will only offer you work where and when you want it, allowing you to fit work around your other commitments – giving you a great work-life balance.

As well as only working the days you want to work, in schools you will love and a £100 welcome to the team bonus; working as a SEND Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education also offers you other excellent benefits, including:

  • £85.02 to £98.41 per day, equating to £16,578.90 to £19,189.95 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year.
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella.
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates 12.07% of your day rate is accrued into your holiday pot.
  • Pension Contributions.
  • Free KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM, and abuse.
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.

This position is in Dudley, which is easily commutable from Stourbridge, Brierley Hill, Halesowen, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster, and West Bromwich. The school offers onsite parking and excellent transport links from most areas.

Interested? Apply now or get in touch with Richard Preece 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 regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.