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Would you let a teacher leave earlier than the end of term?

Discussion in 'Headteachers' started by ff392, Jun 1, 2011.

  1. I have handed in my notice and have the opportunity to start another job before the end of term - well 2 weeks before the end of term.
    If I asked........ would the Head be able to say I could leave?
    No - not ideal for school but for once in my life, thinkng of me !
    Thank you
    Freya
     
  2. TheoGriff

    TheoGriff Star commenter

    But perhaps FF was hoping still to get paid until the end of August . . .

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    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.
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    See the full programme www.tes.co.uk/careerseminars


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  3. That would be unfair to the school and would negate the good will. As teachers are supposed to give half a Term's notice leaving two weeks before the end of summer term is a big ask. It would suggest that the teacher was finished at work on the date they left.
     
  4. Have asked Head today as new employer wants me to start asap.....
    Watch this space.....
     

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