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Lena Davies

E-mail: lena.davies@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6250
Mobile (and out of hours contact): 07867 392 746

Ben Padley

E-mail: ben.padley@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6269
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E-mail: sarah.cull@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6239
Mobile (and out of hours contact): 07920 711 069 

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Government and employers must act to address discrimination18/06/2016 16:20

Nearly a third of teachers have experienced prejudice-related bullying during their teaching careers, yet in the majority of cases schools and employers are failing to take action on incidents of discrimination, a Conference organised by the NASUWT has heard.

NASUWT comments on Pupil Premium survey17/06/2016 10:11

NASUWT comments on a survey showing that rising numbers of schools are using Pupil Premium funding to offset cuts to school budgets

NASUWT responds to the Deputy First Minister's workload challenge15/06/2016 11:00

NASUWT responds to the call from the Deputy First Minister John Swinney for teacher unions to come forward with practical suggestions to tackle teacher workload

NASUWT comments on expansion of the Attainment Challenge10/06/2016 10:45

The NASUWT comments on the announcement from Education Secretary John Swinney that the Attainment Challenge is to be expanded

NASUWT comments on teacher supply crisis10/06/2016 9:41

Government policies are making teaching unattractive and uncompetitive when compared with other graduate professions.

NASUWT comments on Ofsted report into East Midlands education07/06/2016 14:44

"Merely heaping opprobrium on schools across the region is not the best way to ensure standards improve."

Education partnership-the key to meeting the needs of the teaching workforce06/06/2016 15:13

NASUWT comments on the findings of the first ever Jersey Teachers' Survey

NASUWT campaign on overseas trained teachers receives boost26/05/2016 16:48

The NASUWT welcomes announcement that the Home Office is commissioning the Migration Advisory Committee to investigate teacher shortages following the Union's concerns at plans to impose a salary cap on migrant teachers

NASUWT comments on formation of International Council of Education Advisors25/05/2016 15:40

NASUWT comments on the formation by the Scottish Government of an International Council of Education Advisors to advise ministers on improvements to the education system

Discrimination rife in schools23/05/2016 13:27

At the inaugural annual equalities conference of the NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union in Northern Ireland held in Belfast, teachers from across Northern Ireland discussed their concerns about the widespread discrimination in schools.

NASUWT comments on IPPR report on northern schools23/05/2016 12:25

NASUWT comments on a report by IPPR into the funding of schools in the north of England

Queen's speech - more chaos and confusion for education18/05/2016 13:09

Tbhe Government has added to the confusion by rehashing and recycling previous announcements and policies already in the process of being implemented.

NASUWT General Secretary issues challenge to Scottish Government14/05/2016 12:47

The Scottish Government must avoid emulating the worst excesses of the Westminster Government’s education policies or risk a crisis in teaching, the General Secretary of the NASUWT has warned at the Union’s Scotland Annual Conference.

National qualifications workload must be addressed14/05/2016 11:32

Teachers at the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland have condemned the spiralling workload and bureaucracy associated with the new National Qualifications.

Children with ASN denied the support they need14/05/2016 11:25

Children and young people with additional support needs (ASN) are being denied the tailored support and range of educational options they deserve, the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland has heard

Call to address teacher pay competitiveness13/05/2016 16:21

An independent pay review body must be established to address the growing uncompetitiveness of teachers’ pay in Scotland, teachers at the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland have argued.

Call for urgent safety checks in the wake of PPP school buildings crisis13/05/2016 16:08

Urgent safety checks should be undertaken on all PPP buildings in Scotland following the Edinburgh schools crisis, teachers at the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland have asserted.

Teacher recruitment crisis looming, warns NASUWT Scotland President13/05/2016 14:00

A growing teacher recruitment crisis is looming unless greater support for teachers is forthcoming, the President of NASUWT Scotland has warned at the Union’s Scotland Annual Conference.

Teachers from across Scotland gather for the NASUWT conference13/05/2016 11:47

NASUWT Scotland will hold its Annual Conference on Friday 13 May and Saturday 14 May.

Escalation of Industrial action in Northern Ireland11/05/2016 9:43

The NASUWT will be instructing members not to participate in any inspection activity where ETI conducts a partial inspection, to protect themselves from the unfair and unequal workload burden and pressure this places upon them.


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