Post-16 news

All Post-16 News e-newsletters published by ATL can be found on this page, ordered by date.


October - This issue includes FE Indicative Ballot over Pay, Area Wide Reviews and Sixth Forms: The New Pay and Conditions Framework.


June - ATL's first ever FE conference, update on pay negotiations and pensions.

February - pay negotiations, ATL's FE conference, and guidance on lesson observations.


December - bulletin for reps in sixth forms, colleges and universities.

October - new 50% join rate for support staff members, an update on pay and details of Vince Cable's proposed review of zero-hour contracts.

July - an update for members that covers pay and training, along with the latest policy developments including vocational qualifications and apprenticeships.

April - FE and sixth form pay, industrial issues and detail of the government's proposed deregulation of qualified teacher status in FE colleges.

February - FE and HE bulletin: pay and condition negotiations, redundancy consultations and the end of the Learning Skills and Improvement Service (LSIS).

February - sixth form bulletin:all the latest on pay negotiations, redundancy consultations and a comment on Michael Gove's expected shake up of the A-level system.


December - includes news of AoC's pay offer, the future of sixth forms, a workload agreement in FE, and events and training opportunities.

October - includes news on pay, ATL Cymru's response to the Welsh Government's FE and HE Bill and post-16 education reform in Scotland .

July - does deregulation represent another 'Groundhog Day'?, plus news on the IfL decision to become a voluntary body, and the final recommended pay offer from the AoC.

May - news on the FE pay negotiations, details of rep training and a survey on recognition and facilities time.

April - industrial issues, what now after IfL and QTLS and the latest training and development opportunities.

February - updates on pay and conditions, college privatisation, and FESAG, plus an exciting opportunity for a Croatian speaker.


November - the latest on the pensions campaign, FE and Sixth Form pay.

October - FE pay negotiations, sixth form pay and an update on IfL negotiations.

June - further updates on pensions, IfL and pay negotiations.

June - day of action special.

May - reps' special: includes the latest on ATL's pensions ballot.

May - includes details of ATL's pensions ballot and the latest on the IfL and pay.

March - ATL's survey of views of IFL, an update from the Save the EMA campaign and lesson observations.

January - an update on pensions, pay - including negotiations for sixth form colleges - and the potential impact of increased university fees.


November - including pay, industrial issues and the impact of the spending review.

October - including the view from ATL's new lead member and chair of FESAG, a sector update and training for members.

July - the impact on FE of funding cuts and post-16 news from around the country.


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