Supply teachers – still second class citizens?

25 Jul

Supply teachers – still second class citizens?

Article by Deborah Simpson, Voice’s Director of Legal and Member Services.

Creating a culture

25 Jul

Creating a culture

Dr Morris Charlton reviews “Creating a Culture: How school leaders can optimise behaviour – an independent review of behaviour in schools” by Tom Bennett

Adult education in an Age of Austerity

24 Jul

Adult education in an Age of Austerity

By Ian Toone, Director of Policy and Research Services: Adult education helps to change lives and should be a national priority.

New professional standards for teaching and leadership in Wales

24 Jul

New professional standards for teaching and leadership in Wales

The Welsh Government will soon be implementing new standards for teachers. Available from September 2017, they will be mandatory from
September 2018.

Redeploying staff in Scotland

24 Jul

Redeploying staff in Scotland

Scottish local authorities periodically review staff numbers across their establishments. As employees are normally appointed to the service of the council and not to a particular establishment, the authority can utilise its ‘Compulsory Transfer Procedure’ to redeploy staff to other locations in line with service demand.