Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting a Teaching Assistant to work in a Primary School located in northeast Coventry. The school is a tight community and wants to develop motivated, engaged and happy children. Our client is looking for a dedicated and passionate SEND Teaching Assistant to join their staffing team.

The school is looking for a long-term SEND Teaching Assistant to join their team to provide support to a child in Year 1. The child has complex needs, selective mutism, behavioural and learning difficulties.

Our client is looking for someone to work in their school on an ongoing basis 3 to 4 days per week starting in the new school year in September.

Required Skills and Experience for this Teaching Assistant role:

  • Minimum Level 3 Qualification
  • UK school experience
  • Ability to liaise with the class teacher, SENDCO, and other agencies to meet the needs of the pupil.
  • Build effective relationships with pupils and staff.
  • Experience supporting children with SEN.
  • Experience within KS1.
  • Effectively manage the behaviour and engagement of the child.
  • Provide personal care.

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

  • A competitive salary of £85-£95 per day which equates to £16,578.9 - £18,525 based on working 5 day a week for the 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 Teaching Assistant role is based in Coventry, which is easily accessible from Bedworth, Bulkington, Exhall, Edgwick, Barras Heath, Bishopsgate Green, Binley, Daimler Green, Wood End, Ball Hill and Wyken.

If you’re interested in this opportunity then apply now, or to find out more, please contact Josh Sidnell at Flourish Education.


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.