Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Supply Teaching Assistant to join our team, to work in various Primary schools in Solihull and surrounding areas on a day-to-day supply basis. Working for Flourish Education gives you the opportunity to only work the days you want to work, in the schools you want to work at, giving you a great work/ life balance.

As a Supply Teaching Assistant, you are expected to provide support to the teacher and help prepare the classroom ahead of lessons. Small group work or 1-1 interventions may be involved. We need someone who is proactive, uses their initiative and encourages students to reach their full potential.

We require a flexible and committed Teaching Assistant to start immediately.

Required Skills and Experience for this Supply Teaching Assistant role:

  • UK school experience
  • Minimum Level 3 Qualification
  • Experience working in either EYFS, KS1 or KS2
  • Effectively manage the behaviour and engagement of the children
  • Contribute to an engaging learning environment
  • Work closely with the class teacher
  • Conduct small group work and interventions when needed

Working for Flourish Education as a Supply Teaching Assistant you will receive:

  • A competitive salary of up to £100 per day which equates to £19,500 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 KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse
  • 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

This Supply Teaching Assistant opportunity is located across schools in Castle Vale, Small Heath, Balsall Heath, Saltley, Sparkhill, Castle Bromwich, Stechford, Sheldon, Bordesley Green and other areas in East Birmingham. We work with schools that have an onsite car park or are accessible via public transport.

To apply for this Supply Teaching Assistant role or to discuss it further, please contact Paige Skinner 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 regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.