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Is my agency taking the proverbial?

Discussion in 'Supply teaching' started by Rosamicula, Jan 28, 2012.

  1. I am working in a severe EBD school in the home counties and my agancy claim that 120 quid a day is the most they can pay me despite the fact that I am commuting 90 mins each way to get there. I worked in FE before and have no idea what the usual rate is. Any advice would be very welcome!

     
  2. slingshotsally

    slingshotsally Star commenter

    I don't think they are- I work in inner city London, full time long term for £122.50 per day.
    The 90mins each way is a nightmare- I used to do it when I was permanent and I was exhausted all of the time.
    BPG
     
  3. magic surf bus

    magic surf bus Star commenter

    Depends on the agency, and whether they're quoting the gross or net figure (probably gross). £120 a day's not the worst flat rate mentioned on here by any means. As a ready reckoner for scale pay you'd be paid £110 on MPS point 1, and £10 a day more for each additional point up the scale. If you're MPS 2 you're effectively being paid to scale.
     

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