Specific advice for supply teachers.
Supply teachers who are in a 'pool' maintained by a LA, those located through the school's own contacts, or part-timers who wish to temporarily increase their hours, are likely to be employees of the school or LA for their period of supply work.
How can I get the most from supply teaching and avoid the worst problems facing supply teachers today?
Advice on your eligibility for and access to workplace pension schemes as an agency supply teacher.
Supply agencies increase costs, drive down teachers' pay and reduce security.
Commenting on the passing of Motions 20 and 22 at the Annual Conference of the National Education Union, Dr Mary Bousted, Joint General Secretary of the National Education Union, said: “NEU members have supported two motions calling for urgent action to stop the exploitation of supply teachers and schools by employment agencies.
Key questions and answers to supply teaching pay and conditions.
Health and safety issues for supply teachers, including those employed directly by local authorities, schools and academy trusts and those employed via supply agencies.
The NEU’s annual supply member survey examines a range of issues relating to supply staff and their pay and employment.