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Last updated on 12 June 2017
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Are there any standards for teaching assistants (TAs)? We link to professional standards for TAs, published in June 2016. We also link to previously developed national occupational standards for support staff and higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs).

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  1. Professional standards for teaching assistants
  2. National occupational standards for support staff
  3. Higher level teaching assistant (HLTA) standards

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