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Support Staff

HLTA status

Performance Management

Information about how to obtain Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) status and dates of the current programmes.

Templates of the current Hampshire County Council performance management process for support staff in schools.

Courses and Consultancy

Many of the support staff courses (prefix CLAS) seen in the Learning Zone can be delivered on school premises. We also offer aadvice and consultancy for schools in relation to support staff. This might include, qualification frameworks, progression routes, development of support staff performance management and advice on the deployment and development of support staff. Please contact for more details.

Routes to teaching for support staff

If you are a member of support staff considering making the change to teaching and you already have a degree please visit the Department of Education's Get into Teaching website.

You may also wish to consider the Straight to Teaching programme available through the TES Institute.

If you need to get a degree to enable you to access teacher training and prefer to do so whilst remaining in your current job and studying part time you may wish to consider foundation degrees or the Open University.

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Services and contacts

For support with booking courses:

Tel: 01962 718600

For other support:

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