Recruitment

Retaining and developing the teaching workforce

Two recent reports have ended any hope the government had of pretending there is no recruitment crisis, argues Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the National Education Union

ATL comment on rise in teacher vacancies

Dr Mary Bousted, general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), comments on the teacher workforce statistics published today.

ATL comment on HEPI report of teacher training

Commenting on the Higher Education Policy Institute’s (HEPI) report ‘Whither Teacher Education and Training?’, Dr Mary Bousted, general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), said:

Workload is the burning issue for recruitment and retention

As most of you will be aware from your own experience, there is a growing crisis in teacher recruitment and retention.

ATL comment on overseas teachers and the report from the Migration Advisory Committee

Commenting on the report by the Migratory Advisory Committee, Dr Mary Bousted, general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), said: