This section provides information on teachers' pay and conditions. It includes details on teachers’ salaries and benefits, current arrangements and how teachers’ pay is determined and reviewed.
The National College for Teaching and Leadership provides information and advice on joining the teaching profession.
Information and advice about the implementation of the recommendations of the STRB’s 21st report on teachers' pay. This page also includes the draft 2013 School Teachers' Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD).
General article 18 June 2013
Departmental advice set out to help schools to review and revise teachers pay in relation to the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD) 2013.
Departmental advice 20 May 2013
Guidance from the Department relating to the school teachers’ pay and conditions document 2012.
Statutory guidance 08 May 2013
Information about arrangements for accessing the upper pay range.
Multi-page article 22 April 2013
Questions and answers about the School Teacher's Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD) 2013 and the School Teachers' Review Body's (STRB's) 21st report 2012.
FAQ 16 April 2013
Resources related to teachers' pay in 2012, including departmental advice for schools.
General article 15 April 2013
Information about what mechanisms are in place to review teachers' pay and how often this is done.
General article 17 January 2013
Information on salaries, leadership and headship pay scales and financial benefits for teachers.
General article 02 August 2012
Information on the remit, structure, meetings and remuneration of the School Teachers' Review Body (STRB), which makes recommendations on the statutory pay and conditions of teachers.
General article 09 May 2012