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Experienced senior teacher duties

Myth: I have recently been successful in gaining my experienced senior teacher (EST) classification but believe I will now have to take on extra duties.

Fact: The EST classification recognises the high-level practice you are already demonstrating, so no extra duties are required. Your selection was based on merit, because your application demonstrated the quality of your practice with students, with colleagues, with the wider community and in regard to curriculum delivery.

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Information updated 8 July 2014