Hey - this is a Dear Theo - I got the job! thread in disguise! You're a star, a twinkly star! Super, super, super! If you are a NQT you will begin at the bottom on M1. Nowadays times are tough, so don't expect any more. They will know if there any allowances to be paid - you don't have to ask for them. So all will be clear - and fair - in the offer letter. Well done! _____________________________________________________________ TheoGriff. Member of the TES Careers Advice Service. I do Application and Interview one-to-ones, and also contribute to the Job Application Workshops. We look at application letters, executive summaries and interviews, with practical exercises that people really appreciate. New <u>Job Seminars</u> on Sunday 26 June. www.tesweekendworkshop29.eventbrite.com Probably more in the early autumn ready for the next lot of job ads to come out. Keep an eye out for the dates! A new <u>Moving into Headship and SLT</u> seminar is on 18 June. www.tesweekendworkshop29.eventbrite.com See the full programme www.tes.co.uk/careerseminars E-mail Julia on firstname.lastname@example.org for how to book a meeting with me personally.Look forward to seeing you!