Learning support staff

Learning support staff work with teachers in the classroom, helping pupils progress with their learning. They include teaching assistants (TAs) and higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs).

Administrative staff

Administrative staff provide essential back-up services for the whole school.

Welfare and pupil support

Pupil support staff are responsible for the welfare of pupils outside the classroom including during break, lunchtime and outside school hours.

Specialist and technical staff

Specialist and technical staff are on hand in schools to provide valuable know-how and resources that support teaching and learning.

Site staff

Site staff play an important role in schools ensuring that the environment is clean, safe and tidy and that meals are available at lunchtime.