Tag Archives: teachers’ pay

Devolving pay and conditions for teachers in Wales risks brain drain

27 Jan

Devolving pay and conditions for teachers in Wales risks brain drain

The Welsh Government has announced that responsibility for setting teachers’ pay and conditions in Wales is to be devolved.

The future of the School Teachers’ Review Body (STRB)

11 Nov

The future of the School Teachers’ Review Body (STRB)

” What is clear to us is that both the Review Body and the national pay structure fulfil a crucial role and that the inclusion of academies in the process, rather than the exclusion of a review body, is the way forward.”

Voice Cymru’s Education Priorities 2016: an open letter to the Cabinet Secretary for Education (updated)

31 Oct

Voice Cymru’s Education Priorities 2016: an open letter to the Cabinet Secretary for Education (updated)

To: Kirsty Williams, Cabinet Secretary for Education / At: Kirsty Williams, Ysgrifennydd y Cabinet dros Addysg

From purdah to paralysis

30 Jun

From purdah to paralysis

The STRB’s Report delayed by ‘purdah’ ahead of the EU Referendum. Now machinery of government seems to be in a state of paralysis… school, college and nursery professionals waiting – not only for the STRB report, but also for: Schools National Funding Formula; the early years workforce strategy…and announcements on apprenticeships.

Voice’s Election Manifesto 2015 (updated)

21 May

Voice’s Election Manifesto 2015 (updated)

Voice’s election statement to the political parties, setting out what the union believes should be the education and childcare priorities for the next Government after the General Election.