Holding it all together? The management of supply cover in the teaching profession

Ian Menter, C. Holligan, M. Hutchings, Liz Seagraves, Scottish Executive (Funder)

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There have for some years been concerns in Scotland about the availability of supply cover, the quality of supply teachers and the adequacy of support and development provided for them. This is a report of a study which focuses on the management of supply cover in Scotland. It presents an analysis of qualitative and quantitative data collected from education authorities, schools and supply teachers.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
Publication statusPublished - 2004


  • teaching
  • supply cover

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