Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting a Teaching Assistant to work in a small, mixed year group village school based in the North-West of Coventry. The school has recently been rated GOOD by OFSTED and are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work on a full-time and 1:1 basis with a year 5 student, with challenging behaviour.

As a Teaching Assistant at our client’s school, you are expected to provide support to the Class Teacher and help prepare the classroom ahead of lessons, safeguard all children and work on a 1:1 basis with a student with challenging behaviour. You may also be required to take part in playground duty and support on school trips.

As part of this 1:1 Teaching Assistant role you will be required to work within a year 5 class but strong behaviour management skills are essential. Ideally, the successful candidate will be team teach trained.

Flourish Education is looking for a Teaching Assistant to start after February Half Term, to work on a long-term basis until July 2024.

Are you the proactive Teaching Assistant with the initiative that our client needs? 

Apply today!

Required skills for this Teaching Assistant role:

  • Minimum Level 2 Qualification
  • Experience working in Primary and/or Nursery Schools
  • Prior experience supporting students with SEND
  • Excellent behaviour management skills
  • Work in conjunction with class teacher effectively
  • Ability to contribute to safe, engaging, and positive learning environment.

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

  • A competitive salary of up to £85.00 per day which equates to £16,575 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

The school is located in the North-West of Coventry which is easily accessible from Coleshill, Meriden Bedworth, Nuneaton and Solihull . Onsite car parking is available.

If you are a dedicated Teaching Assistant who is passionate about supporting students through their education then, please apply now or call Josh Sidnell 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.