Educational Supporter of the Year

This award recognises those within the early learning and childcare setting or school that support children, young people, staff and the life of the school or setting and wider community.

They may be a classroom or learning assistant, youth worker, auxiliary, cleaner, janitor, administrator or in another role as long as they support the educational setting and community.

If you can respond positively and in some detail to the following questions, we would welcome your nomination.

  • Who in your educational setting, or an educational setting that you know, stands out from the rest in the support they provide?
  • Can you tell us about how they help to make your school or setting, or an establishment that you know, a better place?
  • Can you give examples of why they are seen as special?
  • Can you describe how they are good at involving others in the life of the school or setting?

  • In what ways has this person made an impact on:

  • children and young people
  • the whole school or setting community
  • the wider community