Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work at a local partnership school in Rubery, Birmingham. This school is focused on working together and ensuring all children achieve their potential, empowering them and the staff through their values. This school is Good rated and was recently inspected.

Our client is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support children across Early Years and Key Stage 1. Responsibilities will include supporting the class teacher, providing 1:1 support where needed, carrying out small group interventions and preparing resources / activities.

This Teaching Assistant vacancy is a full-time position working Monday to Friday starting after Easter and is expected to continue until Whitsun in the first instance.

Required skills and experience for this Teaching Assistant role:

  • Level 2 or above in a relevant Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant (LSA) qualification.
  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant in Primary Schools (preferred if you have previously worked in a Reception or Early Years class)
  • Confident conducting small group interventions and providing 1:1 support.
  • To be able to work effectively and efficiently alongside the class teacher.
  • Experience supporting students with SEND.

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

  • A competitive salary of up to £95.00 per day which equates to £18,525 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 a school that you will thrive in, who has long-term relationship with the schools in their area.
  • Free on-going CPD Training opportunities.

This Teaching Assistant role is based at a school in Rubery which is easily accessible from Frankley, Cofton Hackett, Lickey, Longbridge and Northfield. Onsite parking is available, but the school is easily accessed via Public Transport.  

If you are a dedicated Teaching Assistant who is passionate about supporting students through their education then, please apply now or call Lizzy Francis-Drummond to find out more information.

Legal

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.