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Reviewing your approach to performance related pay

18 April 2013

This guide sets out the steps schools must now take to implement the new performance related pay policy before the end of the 2013 summer term.

Government Guidance

School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document and Guidance on Schools Teachers' Pay and Conditions 2013

Do you need support in drafting your policy and consulting with staff and trade unions?

performance related pay support package

Find out out more about Browne Jacobson's fixed price support package for helping schools implement performance related pay packages.

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performance related pay training videos

Performance related pay webinar

In this session Heather Mitchell looks at the background to the proposals, what the main changes are, key questions you need to consider and the timescales you need to work to.

Can we ignore performance related pay?

This short video explores whether ignoring changes to performance related pay is a viable option.

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Published articles

Key steps to avoid falling foul of disability discrimination laws

The law around disability discrimination against pupils is not straightforward – but the reputational risk, let alone costs, of falling foul of the law are huge, so it’s worth upskilling staff whenever possible, as these two lawyers outline.

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Employment Law – Harpur Trust v Brazel – Implications for schools webinar

On 20 July 2022, the Supreme Court issued its long-awaited judgment in the case of Harpur Trust v Brazel, upholding the decision of the Court of Appeal. For those of you familiar with this case, you will know that it concerns the statutory leave requirements for part-time and part-year workers. For schools and academies whose workforce consists of a variety of types of part-time and part-year workers, this case is one that must be understood before any changes are applied. Come and join Emma Hughes, Head of HR Services as she puts questions to Ian Deakin, Employment Partner, and Sarah Linden, Senior Associate.

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Press releases

Leading education lawyers play major role as DfE announces 10,000th academy conversion

The Department for Education (DfE) have announced that the conversion of Donisthorpe Primary School in Leicestershire on 1st September marked the 10,000th academy conversion.

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Guides

How to carry out the KCSiE online checks FAQs

There is (understandably) some confusion about the steps schools and trusts need to take to discharge the new online check duty set out in paragraph 220 of KCSIE. I can’t completely clarify all of it for you, but I can help you find a sensible route through. These FAQs are a good place to start.

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