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Teaching Assistant Development Group

TA Development Course

The date of the next development course is to be confirmed.  To add your name to the waiting list, please contact Margaret - info@swaledalealliance.org.

This course is aimed at both TAs who are new to the role and more experienced members of staff who would like to revise their skills.

The course will cover:

  • Working collaboratively – supporting the teacher and other adults with delivering learning activities and facilitating assessment
  • Developing skills for supporting children in becoming active and independent learners
  • Their role in supporting children’s emotional well-being
  •  Learning more about a range of strategies for behaviour management
  • Promoting equality and inclusion
  • Encouraging their own skills of self-reflection and personal development