Tag Archives: teaching

Professional standards in Wales

3 Nov

Professional standards in Wales

The Welsh Government is keen to implement new professional standards for teachers, leaders, teaching assistants and teachers in further education (FE). Voice has contributed to the development of these standards.

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.

Teachers and headteachers: feeling forswunk or foreswunk?

27 Oct

Teachers and headteachers: feeling forswunk or foreswunk?

“To be forswunk is to be exhausted from overwork…foreswunk…is to be tired before you even begin.”

What is the impact of ageing on a teacher’s ability to work longer?

29 Jul

What is the impact of ageing on a teacher’s ability to work longer?

The Teachers Working Longer Review (WLR) Steering Group (England and Wales).