Recruiting and managing non-teaching school staff

Flexible working, handling strike action, employment issues, trade union facility time, classroom support staff, school business management.

Guidance and regulation

  1. Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006
  2. Staffing and employment: advice for schools
  3. Deal for schools: hiring supply teachers and agency workers
  4. School workforce planning
  5. Supervision of activity with children
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News and communications

  1. £1 million to help schools recruit high-calibre governors
  2. New sports coach website launched for primary schools
  3. Ex-military personnel to drive up standards among disengaged pupils
  4. Written ministerial statement by Michael Gove on industrial action 30 November 2011
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Research and statistics

  1. School workforce in England: November 2015
  2. School workforce in England: November 2013
  3. School workforce in England: November 2014
  4. School workforce in England: November 2011
  5. Allegations of abuse against teachers and non-teaching staff
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Staffing and employment advice for schools
  2. Increasing flexible working in schools
  3. Sharing support staff across schools in a multi-academy trust
  4. Strategic deployment of staff makes school more efficient
  5. Finding efficiencies in support staff spending
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