22
JUN
2018

“Not all teachers do their best”

Sir Michael Wilshaw raises the issue of poor performance management at the Festival of Education 2018. Not all teachers deliver outstanding lessons every time and we all have “off days” but a...
19
JUL
2017
Multi-Academy Trusts guide recruiting a headteacher

Multi-Academy Trusts – the ultimate how to guide

An introduction When forming a Multi-Academy trust or converting to an Academy we know it is essential that the following questions receive detailed consideration:   SaveSave   Joining...
05
OCT
2016

News Bulletin – October 2016

In our latest bulletin we offer insight on effective due diligence in a Multi Academy Trust, employing workers outside of the EEA, maternity leave discrimination, public sector redundancy...
17
AUG
2016

Autumn term training programme in partnership with Carillion Education Services

        Training Courses Autumn Term (September 2016 – December 2016) This event is to be hosted by Carillion Academies Trust at the new Discovery Academy, Porlock Avenue,...
13
JUL
2016
Immigration Act 2016 Employing Illegal immigrants

Immigration Act 2016

The provisions of the Immigration Act 2016 came into force yesterday, 12th July 2016, and introduces a number of new obligations on employers and landlords. Why has the Act been introduced? The...
02
JUN
2016
Early Conciliation Tribunal claim

Early Conciliation – a quick overview

It is now some time since Early Conciliation (EC) became mandatory on 6th May 2014. This process was introduced for all prospective claimants intending to issue a Tribunal claim. The intention...
05
MAY
2016
Procuring Services Academies

Joining a MAT Part 10 – Procuring Services

This article is part of a series and follows on from “Joining a MAT part 9 – Using Casual Staff” which talks through the various issues surrounding the use of non-teaching...
21
APR
2016

Quarterly News Bulletin – April 2016

Starting from today we are introducing a quarterly News Bulletin that will provide updates on topical issues and information relating to case law that could impact on schools, academies and...
20
APR
2016
Joining-a-MAT-casual-staff

Joining a MAT Part 9 – Using Casual Staff (non-teaching)

This article is part of a series and follows on from “Joining a MAT part 8 – Identifying Partner Schools” which is a feature length downloadable article . What concerns you most...