Children will talk about their concerns and problems with people they feel they can trust and they feel comfortable with. All staff and volunteers in an education establishment must know how to respond to a child's concerns and who to approach for advice.
The following is a summary of the statutory rights of classroom teachers in the state sector in Northern Ireland. Principals and deputy principals may have different entitlements in some areas.
The following is a summary of the key employment rights relevant to lecturers in the further education sector in England and Wales.
The following is a summary of the statutory rights of classroom teachers in the maintained sector in Wales.