Are you passionate about making a difference in children’s lives? Do you have a genuine interest in education and a desire to support students in their learning journey? Zest Education is delighted to be working with a fantastic school in Tamworth, and we are currently seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join their team. This role requires the successful candidate to work 5 days a week across Monday to Friday

Our partner school is a highly regarded educational institution in Tamworth, known for its excellent reputation and close ties to the local community. As a popular choice among parents and students, the school prides itself on providing a stimulating environment where children can thrive and reach their full potential.

As a teaching assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the classroom teacher across all year groups. Your responsibilities will include:
1. Providing one-to-one support to students who require additional assistance.
2. Assisting with the planning and delivery of engaging lessons.
3. Creating a positive and inclusive learning environment.
4. Supporting students with their social and emotional development.
5. Assisting with classroom management and behaviour management strategies.
6. Collaborating with the teaching staff to develop tailored teaching resources.

To be successful in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and attributes:
1. Relevant experience working with primary school students.
2. An understanding of the national curriculum and teaching methodologies.
3. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
4. Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask effectively.
5. A compassionate and patient approach towards children’s learning.
6. The ability to work well within a team and contribute to a positive school environment.

By joining our team at Zest Education and this esteemed school in Tamworth, you will have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on the lives of young learners. You will be part of a passionate and dedicated group of educators who put the children at the heart of everything they do. In addition, you will have access to a spacious outdoor area and well-equipped classrooms, providing an ideal environment for student development.

If you are an enthusiastic teaching assistant who is ready to take on this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you.

If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Ellie at or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training, or qualifications required for this position are recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years within a school that teaches the British Curriculum) and/or care-based experience within the last 5 years.

The role advertised is for temporary supply work.

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