Four one hour long webinars aimed at Primary and Secondary school teaching assistants. Over the four sessions we will: Explore the role the teaching assistant and identify personal career development points and goals. Explore best practice for supporting learning during a range of learning times in the classroom including: the lesson introduction, facilitating effective group work, the plenary and using scaffolding to develop independence. Explore strategies to support pupils social, emotional and mental health needs. Identify how to lead high quality interventions and transfer learning from the intervention back into the classroom. Signpost useful practical resources. Identify quick wins – easy to deploy support strategies for maximum impact.