Factsheet

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Factsheet

TPS 2015: survivors' benefits

On 1 April 2015, the Teachers' Pension Scheme (TPS) changes, becoming both a final salary scheme and a career average revalued earnings (CARE) scheme.
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Living and working with cancer: your rights in the workplace

Many people are diagnosed with cancer every year.
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Taking time off for CPD

This factsheet provides information about getting time off work for continuing professional development (CPD).
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Summer schools

This factsheet aims to provide clear, practical guidance on summer schools and your rights and obligations in taking part in them.
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Stress and well-being in FE

The education sector traditionally experiences high stress levels.
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Statutory rights of support staff

This newly-updated factsheet outlines the statutory rights most relevant to support staff in the maintained sector, including contracts of employment, working hours, leave and notice periods.
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Shared parental leave

This factsheet outlines the statutory scheme for shared parental leave that came into force on 1 December 2014 and is available to parents whose children are due on or after 5 April 2015.
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Risk assessments

This factsheet covers all the most frequently asked questions about risk assessments, including the basic steps and risk assessments for things like stress and pregnant workers.
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Protection of children and vulnerable adults in FE colleges (for reps)

This factsheet explains what ATL reps should expect colleges to have in place by way of guidance for staff and support for students.
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Pay and conditions of teachers in the maintained sector in Scotland

This factsheet provides clear, practical guidance for teachers in Scotland on their pay and conditions of service.