Temporary to permanent conversion process for 2017

Information for teachers with three years continuous service and who are eligible for the offer of conversion.

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Timelines for 2017: Temporary to Permanent teacher conversion [open as pdf]

Term 1 – eligible teachers
Actions Dates
Invitation to participate in conversion process sent 27 February 2017
Response to invitation due* 20 March 2017
Offer of placement (email/letter) sent to teachers (by regions) Any time after 27 March 2017
Convene Compassionate Review Panel for Term 1, 2017 Scheduled by 12 May 2017
Term 2 – eligible teachers
Actions Dates
Invitation to participate in conversion process sent 15 May 2017
Response to invitation due 5 June 2017
Offer of placement (email/letter) sent to teachers (by regions) Any time after 12 June 2017
Convene Compassionate Review Panel for Term 2, 2017 Scheduled by 4 August 2017
Term 3 – eligible teachers
Actions Dates
Invitation to participate in conversion process sent 31 July 2017
Response to invitation due 21 August 2017
Offer of placement (email/letter) sent to teachers (by regions) Any time after 28 August 2017
Convene Compassionate Review Panel for Term 3, 2017 Scheduled by 3 November 2017
Term 4 – eligible teachers
Actions Dates
Invitation to participate in conversion process sent 23 October 2017
Response to invitation due 13 November 2017
Offer of placement (email/letter) sent to teachers (by regions) Any time after 20 November 2017
Convene Compassionate Review Panel for Term 4, 2017 Scheduled by 19 January 2018
 
Permanent Offers to Eligible Teachers
Actions Dates
Applicant acceptance / rejection of placement** 14 days after receipt of offer
* Applicants who do not respond to the invitation to participate will be considered to have opted-out of the process and will be reconsidered again in 12 months. Late responses will not be accepted.
** Applicants who do not respond will be deemed to have rejected the offer of placement. These applicants may become eligible again following an additional period as per Public Service directives, providing eligibility criteria are maintained.

Note: Timing of conversions is subject to change.


 

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Page updated  July 2017