Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work full time at a school located in Northeast Coventry. The school is smaller than average 1 form entry primary that is part of a wider multi academy trust.

Our client is looking for a long-term Teaching Assistant to join their team to provide 1:1 learning support to a child in Key Stage 1. The ideal candidate will have prior experience working with children with SEND, in particular social and emotional needs (SEMH).

The responsibilities of this TA role will include encouraging the child’s learning and development, delivering interventions, and working closely with the SENCO and class teacher.

This Teaching Assistant role is to start immediately and is expected to continue until the end of the academic year.

Required Skills and Experience for this SEN Teaching Assistant role:

  • Minimum Level 2 Qualification
  • Ability to liaise with the class teacher, SENCO, and other agencies to meet the needs of the pupil.
  • Build effective relationship with pupils and staff.
  • Experience supporting children with SEND.
  • Experience supporting pupils 1:1.
  • Effectively manage the behaviour and engagement of the child

The benefits of working as a Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education:

  • Competitive salary of £78.15 - £90.00 per day which equates to £15,239 - £17,550 per annum based on working 5 days per week.
  • £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, FGM 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 Teaching Assistant role is based in Coventry and would easily be accessed via public transport from Coventry City Centre and also within a commutable distance from Barras Heath, Wyken, Potters Green and Walsgrove. There is some onsite parking, and the school is within easy reach for those driving from areas such as Nuneaton and Rugby.

Does this Teaching Assistant role sound like it’s for you? Apply now or call Josh Sidnell 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 a regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.