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Advice about resigning

Discussion in 'Primary' started by minnieminx, May 27, 2011.

  1. minnieminx

    minnieminx New commenter

    Depends where you are on the payscale how long it will take you to get another post. If you are on UPS and looking for a standard class teacher role then it could (seriously) take years, and maybe you never get a permanent one again. If you are on MPS2 or 3 then you can probably get one for September.

    If it definitely much easier to get a post when you are already in a post, rather than doing supply.

    However doing supply for years will be better than having such allegations on your record, however nonsensical.

    Next application 'widen professional experience' is a good cover all.
  2. greenpaddy

    greenpaddy New commenter

    Many thanks - that is my concern - as am on UP2!!! Some serious soul searching this weekend - and keep searching jobs as an escape route.

  3. minnieminx

    minnieminx New commenter

    I'm on UPS2 and it took me about 2 years to get a permanent post, with a more usual reason for leaving. Others have never got one after leaving, ask on jobseekers, unemployed and supply forums, many will tell you the same.

    I would keep searching and applying, but try to stay where you are if you can until you get something else.

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