Rights and conditions

Support staff employment rights summary: Wales

The following is a summary of the statutory rights of support staff in the maintained sector in Wales.

Supply teacher employment rights: England

The following is a summary of the statutory rights of supply teachers in the maintained sector in England.

Supply teacher employment rights: Wales

The following is a summary of the statutory rights of supply teachers in the maintained sector in Wales.

Lecturers' employment rights in the FE sector

This section of the website is designed to give a round-up of lecturers' key employment rights. Please follow the link below to get to the information relevant in your area.

Foundation and trust schools

Foundation are run by their own governing body, which employs the staff and sets the admissions criteria. However, they are funded through the local authority like other maintained schools.

Institute for Learning

Ahead of government announcements and changes to legislation, IfL has stated that it is to become a voluntary body.

Support staff rights: state sector

The following is a summary of the statutory rights of support staff in the state sector in Northern Ireland.

A charter for support staff

ATL believes that all school support staff play a vital role in the education of our children. But all too often, support staff are not viewed this way by other education professionals.

Teachers' employment rights summary: independent sector in Northern Ireland

The following is a summary of teachers' employment rights in independent schools in Northern Ireland. Your statutory rights are the minimum you are entitled to as an employee of the school. In some cases your contract will provide you with better terms and conditions and, if this is the case, those better terms and conditions will apply.

Teachers' employment rights summary: independent sector

The following is a summary of teachers' employment rights in independent schools in England, Wales and Scotland. Your statutory rights are the minimum you are entitled to as an employee of the school. In some cases your contract will provide you with better terms and conditions and, if this is the case, those better terms and conditions will apply.