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Staff being recruited directly by other schools

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Last updated on 16 February 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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What can we do if another school is 'poaching' our staff? This article relays advice from unions and three of our associate education experts on 'headhunting' or recruiting staff directly from other schools, and on incentivising staff to stay. It also points to further related articles from The Key.

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  1. 1 ASCL: direct recruitment of staff by other schools
  2. 2 NAHT: LAs discourage 'poaching' between maintained schools
  3. 3 Expert advice: confirm facts before taking action
  4. 4 Expert advice: incentivise staff to stay
  5. 5 Expert advice: discuss the situation
  6. 6 Can we inform staff in other schools about a vacancy?

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