Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting a Teaching Assistant for a school in Stroud on a full-time basis. This is a long-term role working 5 days per week until the end of the academic year.

Our client has an excellent local reputation, they have an Ofsted rating of “Good” and they are located near the Stroud Town Centre.

The Teaching Assistant will be working in a reception class and the position will start the position immediately.

The Teaching Assistant (TA) would need to have previous experience working with EYFS children with and be committed to a full-time long-term position. This role is suitable for an Early Career Teacher(ECT).

The Teaching Assistant (TA) role

  • To support class teacher with everyday activities.
  • Build relationship with class children.
  • Work within EYFS.

Required skills and experience for the Teaching Assistant (TA) role.

  • Qualified minimum level 2 Teaching assistant.
  • Relevant SEN qualifications desirable but not essential.
  • Commitment to long term post.
  • Contact references from all employment in the last 24 months.
  • Previous primary school or nursery experience is essential.
  • This role is suitable for an Early Career Teacher(ECT).

Working as a Teaching Assistant for Flourish Education offers you excellent benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary- Day rate up £97 day rate which equates to £18,915 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate
  • Weekly pay
  • Pension Contributions
  • Free safeguarding Level 1 and Prevent training.
  • KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus paid automatically after working 10 days
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.


The school is in Stroud, which is easily accessible from the M5 and commutable from Nailsworth, Minchinhampton, Brimscombe, Amberley Woodchester, Randwick and Woochester  via car and bus. School offers onsite parking.

Interested? Apply now by clicking the link or call and ask for Sav for 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.