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Teaching Assistant Development Group

TA Development Course

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

Each session will build on discussions from the previous meeting.

The proposed dates for Spring & Summer 2022

Date Timings Agenda
Wednesday 16th March

am - 9.30am - 12noon

pm - 1pm - 3.30pm

To include:

  • Safeguarding
  • Curriculum
  • Phonics
  • Best Practice
Thursday16th June

9.30am - 12noon

  • behaviour and attitudes
  • SEND
  • sharing best teaching practice
Thursday 23rd June

9.30am - 12 noon

  • behaviour and attitudes
  • SEND
  • sharing best teaching practice

To book

Please email your delegate's name, school email address and indicate which session (morning or afternoon) is preferred.

There is no cost for these courses to our partnership schools or schools within the North Area NYCC Locality Board