Unqualified teachers

Below is the current six point 'associate' teacher scale for England and Wales, and recommended pay levels for 2013/14.

Column A sets out the pay scales incorporating the 1% award, which should be used for pay determination for existing teachers in September 2013, including progression based on performance in 2012/13.

Column B sets out the new pay framework for classroom teachers (also incorporpating the 1% award) for use in new appointments and in any subsequent pay decisions (for all teachers) in 2013/14.

The pay rate for unqualified teachers in Northern Ireland can be found at the bottom of this page. There are no pay scales for unqualified teachers in Scotland.

England and Wales


Scale point
September 2013
September 2014
Minimum
1 £15,976 £16,136

2 £17,834  £18,013

3 £19,692  £19,889

4 £21,550  £21,766

5 £23,409  £23,644
Maximum 6 £25,267 £25,520

Inner London


Scale point
September 2013 September 2014
Minimum £19,893 £20,092 £20,293

£21,731 £21,949  £22,169

£23,571 £23,807  £24,046

£25,410 £25,665  £25,922

£27,249 £27,522  £27,798
Maximum £29,088 £29,379 £29,673

Outer London


Scale point
September 2013
September 2014
Minimum 1 £18,977 £19,167

2 £20,836  £21,045

3 £22,695  £22,922

4 £24,555  £24,801

5 £26,412  £26,677
Maximum 6 £28,272 £28,555

London fringes


Scale point September 2013 September 2014
Minimum 1 £17,025 £17,196

2 £18,882  £19,071

3 £20,740  £20,948

4 £22,598  £22,824

5 £24,456  £24,701
Maximum
6 £26,313 £26,577

Northern Ireland

Unqualified teacher September 2010
September 2014
Annual rate £13,734 £13,871

Northern Ireland hourly rate for unqualified teachers

Unqualified hourly rate September 2010
September 2014
Unqualified £14.78 £14.93
Treated as qualified £19.07 £19.26
Homework centres £19.07 £19.26

Need further advice?

Your first point of contact is your ATL rep in your school or college. Your local ATL branch is also available to help with queries, or you can contact ATL's member advisors on tel: 020 7930 6441 or email us. Please have your membership number to hand when telephoning and include it with any correspondence - this will help us to answer your query more quickly.

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