EYFS for Teaching Assistants

Course aim and content:

This is a 1 day Training Programme aimed at new and experienced Teaching Assistants who are working in the EYFS. Participants will have the chance to look at the EYFS curriculum in detail and relate it to their own setting; they will have the opportunity to consider what ‘outstanding’ EYFS provision looks like and during the day there will be the opportunity to visit the Host School’s EYFS environment and undertake observations.



Aims of the Day:

 To understand the role of the TA in an Early Years Classroom.
 To have knowledge of the current EYFS Framework and assessment requirements.
 To understand the purpose of observation.
 To recognise quality play and how to develop it further.
 To gather ideas for EYFS provision in their own setting.
Audience: Teaching Assistants working in the Early Years.
(New and Experienced)
Date s and Venues:
Tuesday 27th September
Brixington Primary Academy
9:30am —2:30pm
Thursday 29th September
Blackpool CE Primary School
9:30am — 2:30pm
Cost: £50