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Cover during a strike: FAQs
Who can we ask to provide cover during a strike? We outline advice from the Department for Education and unions on organising cover for striking staff. We also look at whether you can hire supply staff to cover on strike days.
- Can we ask non-striking teachers to cover for striking teachers?
- Can we ask support staff to cover classes?
- Can schools hire supply staff to provide cover?
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