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Last updated on 1 March 2018
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You should have a protocol in place for who is responsible for planning cover work if a teacher is absent. We've brought together guidance for you on how to assign this duty during unplanned and planned absences from an HR specialist and a union.

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  1. No requirement to set work
  2. Unplanned and short-term absences
  3. Planned medium and long-term absences

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