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Prestwich Arts College votes for action

by Roy Wilkes, NUT rep Prestwich Arts College
Issue No. 2157

Members of the NUT teachers’ union at Prestwich Arts College in Bury have voted for industrial action.

We are protesting against the head using the “rarely cover” provision – which says that teachers must rarely cover for absent colleagues – as an excuse to increase teaching time.

Action is due to begin on Thursday of this week with a boycott of pre-school briefings and all after school meetings.

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Tue 23 Jun 2009, 18:19 BST
Issue No. 2157
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