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Staff retention

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Last updated on 16 February 2017
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Is there any advice on retaining staff? We relay advice and case studies from senior leaders at teaching schools, an executive headteacher, a recruitment specialist, and the headteacher of a primary school. We also highlight how good recruitment lays the foundations for boosting retention.

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  1. 1 Find out what staff value
  2. 2 Retaining valued staff
  3. 3 Focus on recruitment to boost retention
  4. 4 Establish a positive culture
  5. 5 Retaining NQTs and RQTs
  6. 6 Managing turnover

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