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Title Created Date
Staffing at the Beginning and End of the Day and 'Person Responsible' Requirements 08 January 2020
Payment for staff time outside of normal work hours 03 January 2020
Pay reviews - why, when, how and links to performance reviews 14 October 2019
Job Description template: Head teacher or room leader 10 October 2019
Job Description template: Qualified teacher 10 October 2019
Job Description template: Teaching assistant or student teacher 10 October 2019
Job Description template: Relievers 10 October 2019
Job Description template: Manager or supervisor 10 October 2019
Job Description template: Area manager 10 October 2019
Job descriptions for different types of staff 10 October 2019
Job Description sample: Management or supervision position 08 October 2019
Meal and rest break legal requirements and issues 12 April 2019
Probationary periods for new staff versus use of the 90-day trial period 12 April 2019
Union rights, staff rights and duties of the ECE service provider 12 April 2019
Domestic violence leave early childhood service provider employer advice 11 April 2019
Staff Late for Work? Read this before you respond or take any action 18 February 2017
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender staff – how to be an inclusive early childhood education employer 31 January 2019
Giving an Employee Free Childcare and Fringe Benefit Tax Implications 16 July 2017
Using relievers in your service 16 June 2017
Mandatory reporting of teachers to the Teaching Council and confidential exit agreements 22 October 2016
Dealing with allegations against a staff member - and ensuring children's safety without falling foul of employment law 23 October 2016
Taking Time off Work: Sickness, Leave, Employment Arrangements & Performance Management 22 September 2016
Payment for Students Working at a Centre 01 October 2016
Staff/Teacher Performance Appraisal Worksheets & Guidance 14 January 2016
Values-based interviewing as part of safety checking staff and others at your early childhood service 30 November 2015
Redundancy - the Process for Making Positions Redundant and How to Avoid Problems 29 August 2014
Salary and Working Hours 26 August 2014
Annual and Holiday Leave - Minimum Entitlements, Carrying Leave Over, Holiday Pay and Cashing Up 25 August 2014
Appraisal Worksheets & Guidance for Centre Managers/Directors and Home-based Co-ordinators 14 December 2012
Recruitment and Employment of Men in Early Childhood Teaching, Childcare, Kindergarten and Home-Based Early Childhood Education 19 July 2012
Interview Questions that Work Well When Interviewing Applicants for a Teaching Position 29 October 2010
Sick Leave Policy Change and Doctor's Certificate 05 August 2010
A Case For Why Men are Needed in Childcare and Teaching 18 June 2010

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