Nominate one of your Teaching Assistants

On National Teaching Assistants' Day (16th September), Teaching Personnel will be announcing the winner of the Teaching Assistant of the Year competition. This year there will be a TA of the Year winner for primary schools, secondary schools and special schools. National Teaching Assistants' Day was created by Teaching Personnel in recognition of the valuable role Teaching Assistants play in schools across England and Wales.

The winners of the Teaching Assistant of the Year competition will receive:
Teaching Assistant of the Year plaque
Tablet Computer
Free online course of your choice from New Skills Academy
£100 Hope Education voucher
£75 Bloomsbury Education Book Voucher
National recognition through our website and e-mail marketing campaign

If you would like to nominate one or more of your Teaching Assistants for the Teaching Assistant of the Year award, please complete this short nomination form for each one.

The title ‘Teaching Assistant’ includes Classroom Assistants, Learning Mentors, Learning Support Assistants and Cover Supervisors

In no more than 1,000 words, please explain why you are nominating this Teaching Assistant for 'Teaching Assistant of the Year' based on the following five criteria
We would like to hear about their 'Work Ethic, 'Extra Curricular Involvement', 'Contribution to Raising Attainment' and 'SEN Support'.

Nomination Frequently Asked Questions