Last reviewed on 8 October 2021
School types: All · School phases: All
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Unsure how the latest changes to teacher pay affect your school? Get up to speed with our cheat sheet.

Download a copy of this cheat sheet to share at your next governing board meeting:

We also have an overview of all the changes in the School Teachers' Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD 2021).

What’s changing?

From 1 September 2021:

  • Teachers below a certain pay threshold will receive a consolidated grant of £250
  • Teachers on the main and upper pay ranges can receive TLR3 payments for delivering catch-up tutoring to help with learning lost during the coronavirus pandemic
  • The minimum amount of the unqualified teacher pay range (UTPR) has been raised and an advisory pay point structure introduced

Which teachers does this affect?

All teachers employed under the terms of the STPCD.

The STPCD applies to all teachers in maintained schools, including:

For academies, the STPCD applies to any teachers whose employment transferred from a