§ Mr. Beggs
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what guidance is being given to school governors in respect of the making of economies by(a) employing fewer teachers, (b) employing younger teachers or teachers of a lower level on the incremental scale, (c) refusing to allocate the full complement of promotional allowances, (d) not appointing teachers to provide substitute cover for absent teachers, (e) delaying the 270W appointment procedure to replace a teacher who has retired or resigned and (f) excluding from appointment consideration teachers of child-bearing age.
§ Dr. Mawhinney
None. Information on the operation of local management of schools, which will apply from 1 April 1991, has been sent to all boards of governors.