British values are required to be promoted in all maintained schools, independent schools and academies in England. The announcement was made originally in 2014, in response to the Trojan Horse scandal
TLR payments can be given to classroom teachers for taking on additional responsibilities. You might be a teacher interested in seeing how much you will be awarded, want to find out how to qualify for TLR payments or might be concerned if your TLR can be taken away.
From September (Autumn term), it will be the plan that all pupils, in all year groups, will return to school full-time. In this article, we provide an overview of the government’s ‘Guidance for full opening for schools’ available on GOV.UK primarily looking at the implications for school staff.
Teachers and tattoos can be a controversial subject. You might be a teacher interested in getting a tattoo but apprehensive about whether your school will allow it or already have one and have been told by your line manager that it needs to be covered up.
You may be interested in embarking on a career in teaching but are unsure of how much teachers get paid? The Department for Education (DfE) has said salaries for new teachers are set to rise to £30,000 by 2022-23, and the move would make starting salaries for teachers among the most competitive in the graduate labour market.
Tutoring will be at the forefront of a “catch-up plan” for pupils. The government will spend £1 billion on an education “catch-up plan”, with a large chunk of the cash going directly to schools.
The Department for Education (DfE) explains that primary schools in England are to be given flexibility to invite back more pupils, but only if the school has capacity within existing guidelines and if protective measures are in place.
How do you find your QTS certificate and do you need it when applying for teaching jobs? You will need to login to the Teacher Self-Service Portal to access electronic copies of your QTS certificate.
You might be asked by your school to teach outside your subject specialism for a temporary period of time. This might be because of staff shortages or restructuring taking place within your school or Trust.
You might have heard of the Early Career Framework but might be unsure about what it is or when it is rolling out. The Early Career Framework aims to improve the level of support for teachers.