Teaching Assistant

Job Description


Would you like to work in a friendly environment and with a school that has a good culture?
Flourish Education are recruiting for a Reception Teaching Assistant to work full time from December up until July 2024 in a Catholic school in the Dudley area. The ideal teaching assistant would act as a general support TA, providing 1:1 support when needed and small groups phonics intervention.
The working hours are Monday- Friday, 8:30-3:30. By working full time, you would be able to form a consistent and regular routine, which provides stability with income and allows you to become part of the staff team.
The school would ideally like to meet the successful candidate prior to taking on the role.

To apply for this Teaching assistant role, you will need the following:
⦁ A relevant teaching assistant qualification (Level 2 or above).
⦁ At least 6 months of experience in schools
⦁ Knowledge of schemes is desirable but not a necessity such as or Read Write Inc or White Rose.
⦁ Good communication, working effectively as part of a team.
⦁ DBS on the update service or issued in the last 12 months.
⦁ Minimum of 2 excellent references required.

Responsibilities for the Teaching assistant role:
⦁ Potentially conducting phonics intervention
⦁ 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.
⦁ Potentially work 1:1 with pupils

Benefits, culture and company information:
⦁ Competitive Salary – Day rate up to £95 which equates up to £18,525 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year.
⦁ Your own dedicated Consultant
⦁ Up to £150 welcome 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.

The role is based in the Dudley area and can be easily reached from the surrounding areas of Sandwell, Halesowen, Bearwood, Smethwick, Rowley Regis, and Oldbury. For those commuting by car, the wider areas of Quinton, Harborne, Wednesbury, West Bromwich and Stourbridge are within reach.
If this TA role sounds perfect for you, please apply now, or call Hafsah 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.