The Confident Teaching Assistant

Successful strategies to help manage the range of essential but demanding roles for the teaching assistant

There are good teaching assistants, and there are great teaching assistants. One thing that great teaching assistants all have in common is a confident approach to the variety of tasks they are expected to undertake. During this course you will develop the skills and knowledge needed to take a more confident attitude to your work, whether you are dealing with students, staff or parents, enabling you to maximise your impact back at school.

Course Outcomes

  • Understand the challenging role of the teaching assistant
  • Develop self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Identify how body language and tone of voice can give the impression of confidence
  • Understand why it’s okay not to know all the answers
  • Build confidence through effective preparation and planning
  • Deal confidently with students, staff and parents

This is one of the courses from our archive.

You can still have it delivered in your school or college, adapted to your needs and the current context, by one of our expert associates.

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