The NASUWT continues to take action to secure a teachers’ pay increase for 2017/18.

Classroom Teachers
Teaching Allowances
Special Needs Allowances
Recruitment and Retention Allowances
Rates of Pay for Unqualified Teachers
Leadership Spine
Pay Ranges for Principals

Classroom Teachers

Main Pay Scale
Pt 1 September 2014 1 September 2016
M1 £22,022 £22,243
M2 £23,763 £24,001
M3 £25,674 £25,931
M4 £27,649 £27,926
M5 £29,828 £30,127
M6 £32,186 £32,509
Upper Pay Scale (UPS)
UPS1 £34,868  
UPS2 £36,159  
UPS3 £37,495  

Teaching Allowances

Pt 1 September 2014 1 September 2016
TA1 £1,884 £1,903
TA2 £3,806 £3,845
TA3 £6,536 £6,602
TA4 £9,003 £9,094
TA5 £12,150 £12,272

Special Needs Allowances

Pt 1 September 2014 1 September 2016
SEN1 £2,041 £2,062
SEN2 £4,033 £4,075

Recruitment and Retention Allowances

Annual Allowance From 1 September 2014 1 September 2016
Recruitment and Retention 1
Recruitment and Retention 2
£1,221
£2,399
£1,234
£2,424

Rates of Pay for Unqualified Teachers

The salary rate for unqualified teachers: 1 September 2014 1 September 2016
  £14,010 £14,151
The Hourly Rates Unqualified Part-Time Teachers (Paid in accordance with the Teachers’ Salaries Regulations (NI) 1993 No 318) as follows
Unqualified Teacher Regulation 15(1)(b) £15.08 £15.24
Teacher treated by the Department as Qualified for purposes of Regulation 15(2) £19.45 £19.65
Teachers employed in 'Homework Centres' Regulation 15(5) £19.45 £19.65

Leadership Spine

Spine point  1 September 2014  1 September 2016
L1 £38,214 £38,597
L2 £39,172 £39,564
L3 £40,149 £40,552
L4 £41,150 £41,562
L5 £42,174 £42,596
L6 £43,231 £43,664
L7 £44,396 £44,840
L8 £45,420 £45,875
L9 £46,554 £47,020
L10 £47,749 £48,227
L11 £48,989 £49,479
L12 £50,118 £50,620
L13 £51,371 £51,886
L14 £52,651 £53,178
L15 £53,963 £54,503
L16 £55,397 £55,951
L17 £56,670 £57,237
L18 £58,095 £58,676
L19 £59,535 £60,131
L20 £61,011 £61,622
L21 £62,520 £63,146
L22 £64,074 £64,715
L23 £65,661 £66,318
L24 £67,289 £67,962
L25 £68,961 £69,651
L26 £70,667 £71,375
L27 £72,418 £73,143
L28 £74,214 £74,958
L29 £76,053 £76,814
L30 £77,945 £78,725
L31 £79,872 £80,671
L32 £81,857 £82,676
L33 £83,891 £84,730
L34 £85,965 £86,825
L35 £88,101 £88,983
L36 £90,283 £91,186
L37 £92,527 £93,453
L38 £94,816 £95,765
L39 £97,127 £98,099
L40 £99,552 £100,548
L41 £102,039 £103,060
L42 £104,595 £105,641
L43 £107,209 £108,282

Pay Ranges for Principals

Group Range of spine points 1 September 2014 1 September 2016
1 L6 – L18 £43,231 – £58,095 £43,664 – £58,676
2 L8 – L21 £45,420 – £62,520 £45,875 – £63,146
3 L11 – L24 £48,989 – £67,289 £49,479 – £67,962
4 L14 – L27 £52,651 – £72,418 £53,178 – £73,143
5 L18 – L31 £58,095 – £79,872 £58,676 – £80,671
6 L21 – L35 £62,520 – £88,101 £63,146 – £88,983
7 L24 – L39 £67,289 – £97,127 £67,962 – £98,099
8 L28 – L43 £74,214 – £107,209 £74,958 – £108,282