Schools have a responsibility to ensure the safety of both staff and students, whilst controlling the workload of their staff. To assist in meeting and balance these responsibilities the following advice is provided to aid branches in working with their schools to set up a system of duty in a consultative and cooperative fashion which recognizes the different strengths and constraints each school has
The advice is in four parts: legal requirements, current normal practises, advice from the Executive to members, examples of good practice operating in schools. It has been developed jointly with NZSPC and PPTA’s senior positions advisory group.
Note: Document has also been called Non-timetabled duties: Grounds and Supervision Duties