Wage inflation

15th December 2000 at 00:00
OPEN government award for December goes to Sir Michael Bichard - head honcho at the DFEE - for writing to The TES (Letters, 16) to explain that he'll earn between pound;140,000 and pound;150,000 this year. Rather more illuminatng than his department which last week divulged that his salary was "in the range of" pound;101,254 to pound;173,808. If wishes were pounds, the Diary would be happy to earn just the difference between the two sums.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now