Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are looking to recruit a Teaching assistant to work in a school based in Aston, working in KS2 as a general assistant to the classroom teacher. This teaching assistant would be working the hours of 8:30-3:30 Monday to Friday in a year 6 class.

The schools pupils are praised by visitors for their good manners and positivity. They believe that relationships between home and school are vital and welcome our families to workshops, assemblies and other special events. 

This Supply Teaching Assistant role would start in September and be an ongoing full-time role. 

We are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant (TA) to work in various Primary Schools in and around West Bromwich on a day-to-day supply basis. Working for Flourish Education gives you the opportunity to only work the days you want to work, in the schools you want to work at, giving you the opportunity to fit work around your other commitments.

The Teaching Assistant role (TA):

  • Building trusting relationships with the pupils
  • Ensure the safety of the children in the class
  • Contribute to a safe, engaging and positive learning environment
  • Work closely with the class teacher
  • Potentially conduct small group work when needed

Required Skills and Experience for this Teaching Assistant (TA) role:

  • Hold a Level 2 or Level 3 qualification
  • Good curriculum knowledge of either Early years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) or Key Stage 2 (KS2).
  • Experience working in Nurseries or Primary Schools
  • A DBS on the update service or issued in the last 12 months
  • A minimum of 2 excellent references

Working for Flourish Education as a Teaching Assistant (TA) you will receive:

  • Competitive Salary up to £98.41 per day depending on experience, which equates to £19,189.95 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year
  • Your own dedicated Consultant - Richard Preece
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus paid automatically after working 10 days
  • Pension Contributions
  • The option of PAYE and Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay – for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate
  • Free Safeguarding Level 1, FGM and Prevent Training
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work

We are currently working with schools in Aston, Witton, Kingstanding, Erdingotn, Sutoon Coldfield, Saltley, Nechells and Hockley who require day to day Teaching Assistants (TA) and Learning Support Assistants (LSA) to help support their students and permanent teaching staff.

If this supply Teaching Assistant role sounds perfect for you, please apply now or call Libby today 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.