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Seeking references for school staff

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Last updated on 10 May 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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What guidance is there on asking for references? We outline information on requesting references, and also look at situations where candidates and employers refuse to provide references. We also explain what information can be requested, and link to other articles on obtaining references.

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  1. 1 Requirements
  2. 2 Making requests
  3. 3 Refusals
  4. 4 Requestable information
  5. 5 Internal candidates

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