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National occupational standards: support staff

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Last updated on 19 January 2017
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Are there national occupational standards for support staff? This article looks at national occupational standards for premises, administrative, library and pastoral support staff. It also looks at standards for nursery nurses and refers to guidance on the role of science technicians.

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  1. 1 NOS for pastoral and welfare staff
  2. 2 National standards for nursery nurses
  3. 3 NOS for library staff
  4. 4 Professional standards for premises staff
  5. 5 Professional standards for administrative staff
  6. 6 Science technicians: role and skills

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