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Organising a cost-effective support staff structure

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Last updated on 8 June 2016
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How can we organise our school's support staff structure in a cost-efficient way? We relay advice from three of our associate education experts and an associate practitioner from NASBM. We also include a case study from a school and a downloadable KeyDoc to calculate support staff salary cost.

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  1. 1 KeyDoc: support staff salary calculator
  2. 2 Employ a good school business manager
  3. 3 Liaise with other schools
  4. 4 Make effective use of well-trained TAs and HLTAs
  5. 5 Focus on roles rather than individuals

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