Nominations Are now Closed.

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 Winner of each of the five categories will receive a range of prizes from Teaching Personnel and our partners:


From Teaching Personnel:
Teaching Assistant of the Year plaque
Tablet Computer



From Best Practice Network:
Free place on the national HLTA program



From Judicium Education and SBS:
£50 Amazon Voucher

The schools nominating the Winner of each of the five categories:


From Edplace:
Free 12-month access for up to 100 students to English, maths & science learning resources.

The school nominating the overall winner will receive:


The school nominating the overall winner will receive access to BPN's new accredited CPD library, The School Suite, for a free 12-month subscription valued at £2,000*
National recognition through our website and e-mail marketing campaign

Nomination Frequently Asked Questions