Papers and classroom

SSTA Workload Guidance No.4

The SSTA is committed to supporting members to manage and reduce workload and will be giving members regular advice and guidance on managing and tackling workload. Please find a link to the fourth SSTA workload guidance document which provides advice on Measures…
SS speech

Seamus Searson Re-elected as General Secretary

The SSTA are pleased to announce the re-election of Seamus Searson as General Secretary of the SSTA, Scotland only specialist Union for Secondary Teachers. Mr Searson was re-elected unopposed for a second 5 year term of office, following nominations received…

General Secretary Report September 2019

Teachers Pay Deal 2018-2020 2018 – 3% (except £80,000+), 2019 – 4% and April 2020 – 3%.4% restructuring including Main Grade Salary Scale reduced from 6 points to 5 with higher starting point (April 2019)Job Sizing Review (to include ASN,…

SSTA General Secretary Election

Under trade union legislation an election for General Secretary has to be held every 5 years. The present term of office for the SSTA General Secretary will conclude on 1 February 2020 and the SSTA Council have agreed a timetable…
Members' Briefing

SSTA Members Briefings 2019

Seamus Searson the General Secretary would like to meet with SSTA members to discuss the issues that face secondary teachers. This includes the potential new career structure and pay scales for teachers, the impact of the Government’s Empowerment Agenda (Headteachers’…
Papers and classroom

Workload Guidance No 2

The SSTA is committed to supporting members to manage and reduce workload and will be giving members regular advice and guidance on managing and tackling workload. Please find attached the second guidance document that is intended to give guidance to all members,…