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Help - who do I address my notice to?

Discussion in 'Pay and conditions' started by Morninglover, Jan 2, 2011.

  1. Morninglover

    Morninglover Lead commenter

    I have always resigned directly to the Head - certainly not to line managers/HoDs etc.
  2. tafkam

    tafkam Occasional commenter

    Agree, Head is the person with responsibility for staff employment and departure.
  3. bettieblu

    bettieblu New commenter

    and this is what I would like to do and have done previously when I had a line manager and/ or head of department, not having either makes the situation a little awkward to approach anyone within the department. Although I recognise that the ultimate letter goes to the Head, should there not usually be someone to 'discuss' or approach initially, also as a school with over 200 staff it makes it a rather impersonal 'announcement'. Not sure who to tell, or warn, within the Dept, as we are already a number of staff down - any ideas?
    thanks again,
  4. trinity0097

    trinity0097 New commenter

    Just hand your letter into your head, I find it's best to hand deliver it, but if you don't want to then that's fine, then just inform the rest of your team that that is what you have done. You don't need to discuss it with anyone before hand!!!!

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