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Teaching assistants: planning and delivering lessons

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Last updated on 5 June 2017
School types: Maintained · School phases: All
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Can a level 3 or higher level teaching assistant plan and deliver lessons? We link to the Education (Specified Work) (England) Regulations 2012 which explain when staff who are not qualified teachers may plan and deliver lessons. We also relay advice from the DfE and Voice.

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  1. 1 Teaching assistants carrying out 'specified work'
  2. 2 Guidance on the use of TAs to carry out specified work

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