• Primary
  • Birmingham
  • Job Area: Ward End

Are you passionate about education and looking for a rewarding career opportunity as a teaching assistant? Zest Education is delighted to announce a brilliant opportunity at a school on the outskirts of Ward End. This exciting role is set to commence in September 2024 and will run for a minimum of 2 terms. The role will involve working across EYFS.

The school, which has recently received a ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted, boasts a warm and supportive environment, along with a dedicated team of hardworking, enthusiastic, and friendly staff. As a teaching assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the students’ learning journey and contribute to their overall development.

 Key Responsibilities:

– Collaborate closely with teachers to plan and deliver engaging lessons

– Provide one-on-one support to students, ensuring their individual needs are met

– Assist with classroom management and maintaining a positive learning environment

– Support students with their social and emotional well-being

– Contribute to the school’s extracurricular activities and events


– Previous experience as a teaching assistant or related role

– Strong communication and interpersonal skills

–  Have a basic understanding of the EYFS curriculum

– A genuine passion for working with children and supporting their educational growth

– Patience, empathy, and the ability to build positive relationships with students

– Flexibility and adaptability to meet the varying needs of the students


The pay for this role will start from £80 day dependent on references and experience.


If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Faye at faye@zesteducation.co.uk 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.

We receive new jobs and positions on a daily basis so keep up to date with us on our social media pages too:

Website: https://www.zesteducation.co.uk/

Twitter: @Zest_Education

Facebook: https://en-gb.facebook.com/ZESTEDUCATION

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/zest-education/

Zest Education – small consultancy friendliness with big agency experience.

Upload your CV or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 50 MB.
I consent that my data sent in this form will be stored by Zest Education so that they can respond back to my enquiry.