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Interview panels: teaching posts

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Last updated on 7 March 2017
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Are there any requirements for interview panels for teaching posts? In maintained schools, the panel must have at least one person who has received safer recruitment training. We relay advice from the National College, ASCL and local authorities on determining who is on interview panels.

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  1. 1 Safer recruitment training
  2. 2 Panel members can observe interview lessons
  3. 3 National College guidance
  4. 4 Local authority guidance

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