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Early Years TA course - January 2023

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Category Teaching Assistants & Support Staff

Target audienceTeaching Assistant
Support Staff

Audience capacity30


Type1 session x 2:30 hrs
1 session x 2:30 hrs
1 session x 2:30 hrs


This course will examine the statutory requirements for the Early Years Foundation Stage and explore the themes and principles which underpin it as well as the non-statutory guidance which supports the delivery of the curriculum.

The course will cover:

  • The importance of child development and how young children learn
  • How the enabling environment promotes children's learning
  • The importance of the learning environment and your contribution to this
  • The importance of valuing and using the outdoor environment as an extension of the indoor learning environment
  • Developing strategies for effective adult-child interactions
  • Observation skills, assessment and planning
  • Understanding the assessment requirements of the EYFS Profile
  • Developing partnerships with parents

Professional Learning Packages:

Schools have the option to buy a professional learning (PL) package for Teaching Assistants & Support Staff. Once purchased, the PL Booker for each school can book two people onto all courses within Teaching Assistants & Support Staff. Additional places will be charged at the cost displayed on the course page.

To purchase the package:

  • Log into the hub
  • Scroll down to the Schools Traded Services Store
  • Click ''Enfield Education'
  • Select the package of professional learning you which to purchase
  • If you are purchasing for more than one school, select the school you are purchasing for

Packages can be purchased for non-Enfield schools, please select the OutOfBorough option.


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