Rep Zone

You've joined us. To join in and get on, why not become a rep or contact in your school or college?

Interested in becoming our rep? ATL members talk about why they took the plunge and the benefits they get from supporting their colleagues.

Order recruitment materials

Choose from a range of publications to be used when promoting ATL to potential new members.

Order recruitment materials

Choose from a range of publications to be used when promoting ATL to potential new members.

NEU in transition

Strengthening our influence at schools and colleges in an ever more fragmented education landscape lies at the heart of the new union’s rationale. Strong rep teams to secure an inclusive and representative union in every workplace our members work in – including current ATL and NUT reps – is our long-term objective.

NEU in transition

Strengthening our influence at schools and colleges in an ever more fragmented education landscape lies at the heart of the new union’s rationale. Strong rep teams to secure an inclusive and representative union in every workplace our members work in – including current ATL and NUT reps – is our long-term objective.

Getting started

Find all the information you need to get started as an ATL rep.

Getting started

Find all the information you need to get started as an ATL rep.

FAQs

Got a question about being a rep? We've answered loads of queries for those just starting out.

FAQs

Got a question about being a rep? We've answered loads of queries for those just starting out.

Training for reps

ATL provides a whole range of training courses for new and existing reps. All courses take place in a friendly and supportive environment and are designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to be an effective rep.

Training for reps

ATL provides a whole range of training courses for new and existing reps. All courses take place in a friendly and supportive environment and are designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to be an effective rep.

Health and safety reps

From slips and trips to stress or asbestos, ATL's safety reps play a vital role in making workplaces a more positive and safe place to be.

Health and safety reps

From slips and trips to stress or asbestos, ATL's safety reps play a vital role in making workplaces a more positive and safe place to be.

Advice for reps

Teachers talking

Recruiting new members and organising

Members are the lifeblood of ATL. As an active member in your workplace, you have an important role recruiting new members to ATL.

Training for reps

ATL provides a whole range of training courses for new and existing reps. All courses take place in a friendly and supportive environment and are designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to be an effective rep.

Union learning reps

Learning is a key part of union activity because, through learning events, members can come together and create an involved and relevant union within their schools and colleges. At its very core, union learning reps (ULRs) support and help other members with their continuing personal and professional development.

Recognition agreements

ATL has recognition agreements with a number of academy sponsors and independent schools. Lists of these can be found below: