Points of view

23rd May 2003 at 01:00
WHILE commiserating with Tony Bullock on his take-home pay reduction of pound;13.27 per month (TES, May 9), here in the FE sector we can do better! Teachers' Pay Initiative 1 is finished for the year. National insurance has kicked in. The college has announced that the nationally agreed 3.5 per cent may not be awarded due to financial constraints - and if it is, it will be set against TPI. Overall result - my take-home pay for April was down a cracking pound;107.42p! What happened to The TES campaign for fair pay for FE?

Nicola Jackson

6, Blakes Way Welwyn, Hertfordshire

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