About us

The School Teachers' Review Body (STRB) makes recommendations on the pay, professional duties and working time of school teachers in England and Wales and reports to the Secretary of State for Education and the Prime Minister.

Who we are

Our current members are:

  • Dr Patricia Rice
  • Ken Clark
  • Peter Batley
  • Sir Robert Burgess
  • John Lakin
  • Mike Redhouse
  • Jeanne Watson


We are responsible for advising on pay and conditions for teachers in England and Wales. Before making recommendations, we are required to consult certain organisations:

  • teacher unions and associations
  • organisations representing school governing bodies
  • local authorities

Code of practice

Our code of practice is included in our governance.

Corporate information

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Jobs and contracts

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