The Winner of the 2019 Jenny Ellis Outstanding HLTA of the Year award for the North East region was Joanna Lloyd from Kings Priory School in Tynemouth.

The Winner of the 2019 Outstanding HLTA of the Year award for the North West region was Gemma Chapman from Christ Church Primary School near Oldham.

The Winner of the 2019 Peter Sutherland Outstanding HLTA of the Year award for the Yorkshire and Humber region was Kathryn Hammond from  Keldmarsh Primary School in Beverley.

All three regional winners attended the National HLTA of the Year Awards at the Houses of Parliament. The 2019 National winner was Chris Mozo from the London region.

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The Winner of the 2018 Outstanding HLTA of the Year award for the North West region was Angela Spruce from Hebden Green School, Cheshire

The Winner of the 2018 Peter Sutherland Outstanding HLTA of the Year award for the Yorkshire and Humber region was Deborah Carter from  Austhorpe Primary School in Leeds.

The North -East Winner, Helen Davidson from  St Annes C of E Primary  in Bishop Auckland  was highly commended

All three regional winners attended the National HLTA of the Year Awards at the Houses of Parliament. The 2018 National winner was Deborah Carter from the Yorkshire & Humber region.

The awards for outstanding HLTAs were introduced in 2010 by Carnegie Leaders in Learning, (based at Leeds Beckett University), in partnership with Leeds Trinity University, Northumbria University and Sheffield Hallam University.  HLTAs from across the three regions are nominated by school colleagues for their excellence in advancing the learning of pupils, working effectively as part of the school community and bringing expertise to the staff team. Nominations are now being taken for 2020-21.