Teachers: Conditions of Employment

Education written question – answered on 21st July 2010.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Fiona Bruce Fiona Bruce Conservative, Congleton

To ask the Secretary of State for Education if he will assess the effects on (a) staff flexibility and (b) school budgets of the operation of the rarely cover procedure in schools; and if he will review the operation of the procedure in order to mitigate such effects.

Photo of Nick Gibb Nick Gibb Minister of State (Education)

holding answer 15 July 2010

This Government want to provide schools with greater freedoms and flexibilities by freeing up school teachers' pay and conditions and giving greater powers back to heads. As part of delivering this commitment we will want to consider a wide range of issues, including the operation of rarely cover.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.