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Part-time teachers' working time: FAQs

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updated on 13 October 2016
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What are the rules on working time for part-time teachers? This article refers to statutory guidance on flexible working, and sets out the employment conditions for part-time teachers under the STPCD. It also looks at changing the days a teacher works.

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  1. 1 Do we have to accept a request to work part-time?
  2. 2 How do we calculate a percentage of a teacher's working week?
  3. 3 Can we change the days a part-time teacher works?
  4. 4 When can a part-time teacher be directed to teach?
  5. 5 What are the rules on non-teaching duties for part-time teachers?
  6. 6 Must all part-time teachers have the same working time arrangements?

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