By David Ferguson
Following extensive negotiations between the Federation and the Department, Federation mailed out to all OCAA members in Term 1, 2005 a copy of the Procedures for Non School Based Teaching Service positions (November 2004).
The procedures and the relevant forms have been updated since that time, relecting changes in the schools' Staffing Agreement. The current document for the Procedures should be accessed from the Department's intranet.
The Procedures include the application forms and process for applying in certain circumstances to return to schools one promotions step up at the end of a period of merit selected temporary contracts.