3 steps to celebrate National Teaching Assistants’ Day

Get involved. Celebrate National Teaching Assistants’ Day with us.


Recognise your TA

1. Recognise

Start off by having a think about all the great work that teaching assistants do in your school. Consider the lessons that would have been so much harder without them, and the bonds that they form with pupils.

Nominate your TA

2. Nominate

Now it’s time to consider the real stand-out superstars among your teaching assistants. Which members of your staff could you really not do without?

Show your gratitude by nominating them for our Teaching Assistant of the Year award.

Nominate your TA
Celebrate your TA

3. Celebrate

With all that done, let’s have some fun! On 16 September, it’s time to throw a great party with your teaching assistants and pupils. We’ve got a load of party-starting props and resources for you to download.

Teaching Personnel Party Pack

Download our party packs to get the fun flowing

We’ve put together some lovely resources to help you make the most of National Teaching Assistants’ Day. From silly selfie frames to custom-made banners, you can download whatever takes your fancy for absolutely free.

Take a selfie

Join in the fun with these National Teaching Assistants’ Day selfie frames!

Print them out, stick onto some cardboard and cut out for lots of selfie fun. Remember to share your selfies with us at nationaltaday@teachingpersonnel.com  or share them on social media using #NationalTADay

You can click on the individual frames in the thumbnails below to download them, or simply download them all.

Teaching Personnel

Teaching Personnel are offering you the opportunity to Trial a new TA in your school for the day

Subject to availability and the COVID situation

For further information please contact your local Teaching Personnel branch.

Partner Prize Draw

The 2021 Partner prize draw

The Partner prizes

Best Practice Network

A place on the highly regarded HLTA programme where participants are prepared for assessment (RRP £290 + VAT).

This does not include the assessment element, which is £450 per person (no VAT applies to this assessment fee) and would be covered by the school.

EdPlace Logo

A one-year unlimited access to EdPlace for your school.

EdPlace’s award winning learning platform offers 1000s of automatically marked activities, assessments and revision materials in English, maths & science form Year 1-GCSE. RRP from £4/student pa.

Judicium Education

12 months unlimited access to the Judicium Data Protection / GDPR e-learning (CPD accredited). RRP £895 + VAT pa.

School Business Services

An annual subscription for the Education Group Membership with the National Trust. RRP £50 – £150.

Thrive Logo

A selection of books to help promote emotional health and wellbeing. RRP £75.

Enter the draw

The prize draw for the chance to win exclusive prizes from our official partners is now closed.