Teaching Assistant bands

Christine Kelly made this Freedom of Information request to Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council,

Freedom Of Information Request.

Would you please let me have the following information pertaining to primary school teaching assistants:-

1. the primary school teaching assistant pay bands,
2. the actual salary ranges
3. the specific salary for each point within each of the pay bands,
4. what is the additional pay for an SEN teaching assistant.

E.G. teaching assistant level 3, grade 5, point 17, Salary range £14,000 - £18,000.

Yours faithfully,

Christine Kelly

Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Madam

I am emailing to confirm the receipt of your recent FOI request to Wigan
Council.

We will respond as soon as possible and in any case no later than 16th May
2013, which is 20 working days after the receipt of your request.

If you have any comments or questions in the meantime, please direct them
to [Wigan Council request email], or at Wigan Council, Town Hall, Library
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Christine Kelly

Dear Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council,

To date I do not appear to have had a response to my inquiry relating to Teaching Assistant salary bands sent to you on 17th April 2013. I was advised by return email that by law, the authority should normally have responded promptly and by 16 May 2013 at the latest.

I would be obliged if you could give this your urgent attention.

Yours faithfully,

Christine Kelly

Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

I am out of the office until 28th May 2013. If you require any assistance please contact Davina Rumsey (Ext 3146) or Janet Anderton (Ext 2468)

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Dear Christine
I am writing to respond to your freedom of information request which we
received on the 18th April 2013. This request has been handled under the
Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Your request is detailed below.
 
Would you please let me have the following information pertaining to
primary school teaching assistants:-
 
     1. the primary school teaching assistant pay bands,
     2. the actual salary ranges
     3. the specific salary for each point within each of the pay bands,
     4. what is the additional pay for an SEN teaching assistant.
 
     E.G. teaching assistant level 3, grade 5, point 17, Salary range
     £14,000 - £18,000.
 
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officer will review this decision. Please let me know if you would like to
arrange this.
You can also complain to the Information Commissioner, who is the
regulator for Freedom of Information. His website is
[1]www.informationcommisioner.gov.uk and his helpline number is 0303
1231113.
His staff may ask you to exhaust our internal complaints procedure if you
choose to complain to his office now.
May I take this opportunity to apologise for the delay in responding to
your request, this is due to the high volumes currently being received.
 
Yours Sincerely
 
 
Sharon Crippin
Data Protection and Freedom of Information Officer
Resources Directorate
Legal & Risk
Wigan Council
Town Hall
Wigan
WN1 1YN
Tel: (01942) 827002    Internal: 2002
email:  [email address]
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Christine Kelly

Dear Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council,

please could you check the information sent to me recently re teaching assistant salary bands as i have received information form elsewhere which does not match.

thank you

Yours faithfully,

Christine Kelly