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Changes to the provision of Children's Barred List Checks

From 1 April 2021 the provision of the Children's Barred List (CBL) service will transfer to the Department for Education.

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New shielding guidance from 1st April 2021

It has been confirmed that shielding arrangements will end from 1st April 2021

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Capita System Availability Update- Thursday 11 March for Strictly Education 4S DBS Customers

A new release from Capita will be deployed to the eBulk system for Strictly Education 4S DBS customers on Thursday 11th March, starting at 8am and lasting approximately 2 hours. During this deployment, the system will be inaccessible to all users.

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HR implications of the 2021 Budget

A summary of key points in the 2021 Budget with implications for Education HR

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March reopening: updated HR advice published

Further to the Prime Minister’s announcement about the reopening of schools from 8th March we have published updated HR advice on the staffing implications, reflecting the latest DfE guidance

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Reopening of schools on 8th March 2021

As you will be aware, on 22nd February 2021 the Prime Minister announced that schools and FE colleges will reopen to all pupils on 8th March

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NJC for Local Government Services 2021 pay claim

The pay claim for 2021-22 calls for a headline pay increase of at least 10%

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Updated government guidance on supplier relief and payment of supply teachers

New and updated guidance has been published covering how schools should support suppliers through the pandemic as well as revised advice on supply teachers and other contingent workers

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January news round-up

An assortment of updates and links to new or updated information and advice

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Keeping Children Safe in Education – new consultation for 2021

Find out more about the latest consultation on changes to 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'

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