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Last updated on 11 April 2019
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Reorganising your staff in schools is different to restructuring in other organisations. As governors, you won't manage this process, but read the key rules and requirements here so you can support your headteacher effectively.

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  1. There are required roles in schools
  2. Staff may have nationally set terms and conditions
  3. Equality law applies to schools
  4. You must consult staff and unions in some circumstances
  5. There are rules on redundancy pay and notice
  6. Responsibility for dismissal varies by school type

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