Teaching Assistants

Our support staff across Primary Advantage are highly valued and a key part of the learning that happens in our schools.

Ofsted have commented on ‘positive relationships’ and identified ‘teachers and teaching assistants are skilful and work collaboratively’.  

We offer:

 

PA Maths

25
Tue Apr 2017

TA WORKSHOP: NUMBER, PLACE VALUE AND COUNTING

13:00 - 16:00

This course is designed to up-skill all additional adults who support the daily teaching of mathematics in KS1 and KS2.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

TAs and LSAs who are keen to develop their own subject knowledge.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To develop subject knowledge in this strand of mathematics.
  • To understand the progression for teaching and supporting children with their conceptual understanding of this strand of mathematics. 
Price:
  • Federation schools: free of charge
  • PA Maths member schools: £70
  • Non-member schools: £140

Venue: Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Beechwood Road, Hackney, E8 3DY

* Please note there is no available parking at Holy Trinity Primary School. Parking in the local area is subject to a time restriction.

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02
Tue May 2017

TA WORKSHOP: ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION, MULTIPLICATION AND DIVISION

13:00 - 16:00

This course is designed to up-skill all additional adults who support the daily teaching of mathematics in KS1 and KS2.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

TAs and LSAs who are keen to develop their own subject knowledge

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To develop subject knowledge in this strand of mathematics.
  • To understand the progression for teaching and supporting children with their conceptual understanding of this strand of mathematics. 
Price:
  • Federation schools: free of charge
  • PA Maths member schools: £70
  • Non-member schools: £140

Venue: Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Beechwood Road, Hackney, E8 3DY

* Please note there is no available parking at Holy Trinity Primary School. Parking in the local area is subject to a time restriction.

 

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16
Tue May 2017

TA WORKSHOP: Maths in EYFS

13:00 - 16:00

In this session you will be examining the impact of all adults in the EYFS classroom and develop your rationale for their effective input. We will examine and develop roles for all adults to reinforce key concepts.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

All additional Adults in the EYFS (EYPs, NOs & TAs)

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To consider the impact of adults in the EYFS working with numbers
  • To deepen understanding of key concepts including CPA (concrete – pictorial – abstract), number sense and the use of key language
  • To develop a practical model to enhance explicit modelling to use when working in small groups
Price:
  • Federation schools: free of charge
  • PA Maths member schools: £70
  • Non-member schools: £140

Venue: Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Beechwood Road, Hackney, E8 3DY

*Please note there is no available parking at Holy Trinity Primary School. Parking in the local area is subject to a time restriction.

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23
Tue May 2017

TA WORKSHOP: FRACTIONS, DECIMALS, RATIO AND PROPORTIONS

13:00 - 16:00

This course is designed to up-skill all additional adults who support the daily teaching of mathematics in KS1 and KS2.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

TAs and LSAs who are keen to develop their own subject knowledge

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To develop subject knowledge in this strand of mathematics.
  • To understand the progression for teaching and supporting children with their conceptual understanding of this strand of mathematics. 
 
Price:
  • Federation schools: free of charge
  • PA Maths member schools: £70
  • Non-member schools: £140

Venue: Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Beechwood Road, Hackney, E8 3DY

* Please note there is no available parking at Holy Trinity Primary School. Parking in the local area is subject to a time restriction.

 

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13
Tue Jun 2017

TA WORKSHOP: BAR MODELLING

13:00 - 16:00

This course is designed to up-skill all additional adults who support the daily teaching of mathematics in KS1 and KS2.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

TAs and LSAs who are keen to develop their own subject knowledge

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To develop subject knowledge in this strand of mathematics.
  • To understand the progression for teaching and supporting children with their conceptual understanding of this strand of mathematics. 
Price:
  • Federation schools: free of charge
  • PA Maths member schools: £70
  • Non-member schools: £140

Venue: Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Beechwood Road, Hackney, E8 3DY

* Please note there is no available parking at Holy Trinity Primary School. Parking in the local area is subject to a time restriction.

 

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Phonics Training

 

NVQ Training

We have secured funding for offer all our teaching assistants to complete their level 2 or level 3 NVQ certificate in 'Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools'.

They are also supported in achieving English, Maths and ICT at Level 2 (GCSE A-C).

To find out more click here.