Factsheet

Factsheet

HLTAs and Cover Supervisors: your questions answered

One of the most commonly raised queries with ATL reps and officials are those involving the expanding use and exploitation of higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs) and cover supervisors in the classroom.
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Personal care of pupils

This factsheet aims to clarify your rights and responsibilities related to toilet-related care of pupils.
Factsheet

Driving vehicles for school purposes

This factsheet aims to clarify your rights when asked to drive vehicles for school purposes.
Factsheet

Threshold and the upper pay scale

This factsheet is designed to help you understand threshold and upper pay scale progression, with answers to many common queries on when and how to apply.
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Trans and gender questioning pupils

This guidance sets out some of the first steps you can take to support gender variant or questioning pupils, and the resources available to help you.
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Mandatory reporting of FGM

Since October 2015 there has been a requirement on doctors, nurses, teachers and other professionals to report known cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) to the police.
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Support staff workload in the independent sector

ATL believes that the increase in the quantity and complexity of work for school support staff has now reached crisis point.
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Assertiveness factsheet

Assertiveness is a great skill for teachers, lecturers and support staff.
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Pupils' families factsheet

There is, nowadays, an expectation that your relationships with pupils' family members will extend beyond the traditional school report and so-called parents' evening.
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CPD factsheet

ATL wants to help its members develop professionally and personally throughout the course of their careers.