Factsheet

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Teacher appraisals: setting objectives

Agreeing objectives for performance appraisal with your appraiser is a key issue for all teachers.
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Classroom observation

This factsheet sets out clear guidance on what ATL believes the arrangements should be for classroom observation in England and Wales.
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TPS 2007: calculation of pension benefits

This pension factsheet unpicks the formulae used to calculate Teachers' Pension Scheme awards, which are based on length of service and pensionable salary.
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TPS 2007: approaching retirement

This pension factsheet provides a guide to what to do on approaching your retirement, including how to apply to ensure that your benefits are paid on time.
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Taking a drop in salary

This factsheet provides information on how to protect your pension benefits when your wage decreases.
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TPS 2007: pensions increases

This pension factsheet describes how cost of living increases are applied to your Teachers' Pension Scheme pension.
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TPS 2007: leaving teaching or lecturing but not retiring

This pension factsheet explains how benefits can be preserved in the Teachers' Pension Scheme if you leave teaching or lecturing, and how benefits can be transferred to another pension scheme.
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TPS 2007: part-time and supply teaching, and part-time lecturing pensions

This pension factsheet outlines the action part-time and supply teachers should take to make their service pensionable, and illustrates how the resulting pension is calculated.
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Performance-related pay progression

From September 2014 all pay progression for teachers in maintained schools in England and Wales is linked to their performance.
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Appraisal review meetings

Preparing for a teacher appraisal review meeting is time well spent.