Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Employment and deployment: Teacher Assistants in Tasmania

Contact: Patricia Bastick, Honours student, University of Tasmania
E: pagep@postoffice.utas.edu.au

Available: October 2013

Intended Audience: Teacher Assistants supporting students with different, or special education needs in Tasmanian schools, colleges and TasTAFE

We invite you to participate in the study by completing an online survey. The aim is to explore the Tasmanian perspective about the employment and roles of Teacher Assistants supporting students with different, or special education needs. The study, which will be online at survey from August to October, is voluntary, and anonymous.

The study has been approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee (Reference No. H0013455) University of Tasmania. It has the support of the Department of Education (EPS approved: 2013-27), the Independent Schools Association, Catholic Education Tasmania, the Community and Public Service Union, and the Australian Education Union.

If you would like to participate in the study, please follow the link to survey for more information and access to the online questionnaire.