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Staff dress code: tattoos

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Last updated on 7 June 2016
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Can schools enforce a 'no visible tattoos' policy? We relay advice on whether employers can ask staff members to cover up their tattoos when at work. We also link to guidance on this question from unions and examples of dress codes from schools.

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  1. 1 Employees can be asked to cover visible tattoos
  2. 2 Guidance from the NAHT
  3. 3 Guidance from ASCL
  4. 4 Staff dress codes: examples from schools

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