Pay award for teachers in 2020Make sure you know what the teacher pay rises for 2020/21 are, as well as how to apply them. Find the pay ranges in the current STPCD all in one place.
Pay progression on the main pay rangeTeachers employed under the STPCD must be considered for pay progression annually. See DfE guidance on judging performance on the main pay range (MPR), and read expert advice on how to assess teachers' performance and who ultimately makes the decision.
Performance-related pay: judging good and outstanding performanceWhat criteria could schools use to determine outstanding teacher performance? We relay suggestions from one of our associate education experts. We also refer to DfE advice on the criteria used in pay progression, and link to examples of performance criteria from a school.
Recruitment and retention awardsSchool staff employed under the STPCD and the Green Book can receive recruitment and retention awards in certain circumstances. Read guidance, including union advice, and download our template letter for notifying staff when you want to grant a payment.
Teachers' pay grant: what you need to knowGet to grips with upcoming changes to the way teacher pay grants will be funded from 2021. Find out how your school's allocation will be calculated, and how you can spend the grant.
Unqualified teachers: payMake sure you know how unqualified teachers should be paid in your school. Take a look at our overview of the pay range and allowance for unqualified teachers, and how their pay progression should be handled.