Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work at a local partnership school in Kings Norton. This school is focused on preparing children for life and invests time in supporting staff and parents alike to ensure child development is a main priority.

Our client is looking to appoint a TA to work in a Year 2 class. Responsibilities will include supporting the class teacher, working alongside other TA’s in the class, providing 1:1 SEND support, carrying out small group interventions and assisting with the preparation of resources.

This Teaching Assistant vacancy is a full-time position working Monday to Friday starting after Easter and is expected to continue until the end of the academic year.

Required skills and experience for this Teaching Assistant role:

  • Level 2 or above in a relevant Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant (LSA) qualification.
  • Previous experience working as a TA in Primary Schools
  • Confident working 1:1 and with small groups of children.
  • To be able to work effectively and efficiently alongside the class teachers
  • Previous experience supporting students with SEND

Working as a Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education you will receive excellent benefits including:

  • A competitive salary of up to £95.00 per day which equates to £17,550 based on working 5 days a week for the full school year
  • 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
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus
  • Your own dedicated consultant who will spend time getting to know you to ensure you are placed in schools that you will thrive in
  • Free on-going CPD opportunities

This Teaching Assistant role is based at a school in Kings Norton which is easily accessible from Bournville, Northfield, Cotteridge, and Hawkesley. Onsite parking is available, but the school is easily accessed via bus. 

If you are a dedicated Teaching Assistant who is passionate about supporting students through their education then, please apply now or call Lizzy Francis-Drummond to find out 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.