Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Are you a dedicated and caring Teaching Assistant looking for a new role? Flourish Education is currently recruiting a Teaching Assistant to work within a two-form entry village primary school in Tewkesbury, to join their team on a full-time basis. The school has recently been rated ‘good’ by OFSTED, with the report stating that; ‘Pupils feel safe and secure in the school's welcoming and caring environment. As a result, they gain good self-confidence, learn to care for others and behave extremely well’.

You will be supporting a Year 2 class. Responsibilities will include in-class support, group work and interventions. A willingness to learn and a desire to be part of an effective team is essential. The school are looking for candidates who are willing to commit to a long-term position to ensure consistency for the children.  The role is to start straight away and to continue provisionally until the end of the academic year.

This is a long-term position in a thriving little school. We are looking for a passionate and committed Teaching Assistant for an immediate start and to continue until the end of the academic year. This role has the potential to become a permanent position for the right candidate.

Required Skills and Experience for this SEN Teaching Assistant role:

  • Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a UK Primary School
  • Committed to long term role
  • Knowledge of the KS1 curriculum

The benefits of an SEN Teaching Assistant working for Flourish Education:

  • Up to £95 per day which equates to £18,525 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year.
  • Up to £100 welcome to the team bonus
  • 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 and Prevent training.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work from your own dedicated consultant.


This Teaching Assistant opportunity is located in Tewkesbury, and is easily commutable from the surrounding areas including Cheltenham and Gloucester. The school has an onsite carpark, and is easily accessible via public transport.

If you’re interested in this opportunity then apply now, or to find out more, please contact Rebecca Stanton 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.