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    Post in Kendal, Cumbria wage discussion

    Comments on wages moved to a seperate topic. Please do not post comments like these in the original advert topic.





    Pays poor even for Cumbria / Lancashire for a senior technician when its term time pro rata.
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    Please don't start an argument over the pay, we don't need another one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kmount View Post
    Please don't start an argument over the pay, we don't need another one.
    Agreed, wasn't it spelled out recently that criticising wages for adverts wouldn't be tolerated?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    Agreed, wasn't it spelled out recently that criticising wages for adverts wouldn't be tolerated?
    Sorry but I must have missed that posting...I only look at some.

    Maybe a sticky on this forum on what is/is'nt allowed?

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    I actually think the wage is adequate for the jobs advertised.

    My opinion, if you don't agree, don't reply. I couldn't give a damn if you disagree.
    Last edited by ahuxham; 27th November 2008 at 04:23 PM.

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    My opinion, if you don't agree, don't reply. I couldn't give a damn if you disagree.

    Why would you join a discussion forum?
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    You really shouldn't be asking a question like that on this thread.

    Will someone spit this thread and ban EVERYONE form asking ANYTHING -

    For the Sake of the children !

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
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    Why would you join a discussion forum?[/QUOTE]

    AFAIK, there is no discussion, the forums are here simply to provide answers to questions raised in the educational realm, the discussions come form users, not the forums. This != Discussional Forum.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyberNerd View Post
    You really shouldn't be asking a question like that on this thread.

    Will someone spit this thread and ban EVERYONE form asking ANYTHING -

    For the Sake of the children !
    It was split from the ad earlier.

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    This thread, that thread, another thread, the fact still remains that the salary is poor for what they are looking for.

    There is another job ad looking for a Tech for more than they want to pay for a snr tech.

    Schools have IT systems more complex and labour intensive than many top businesses yet still invest less in their technical support than they do in any other area.

    How many responses would they get for a head teacher on 25k a year I wonder.
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    Quote Originally Posted by stevenewman View Post
    How many responses would they get for a head teacher on 25k a year I wonder.
    Yes, but this is Kendall and all - I naturally assume the salary for the post includes all the mint cake you can eat?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dhicks View Post
    Yes, but this is Kendall and all - I naturally assume the salary for the post includes all the mint cake you can eat?

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    Could be arranged

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    Quote Originally Posted by stevenewman View Post
    This thread, that thread, another thread, the fact still remains that the salary is poor for what they are looking for.

    There is another job ad looking for a Tech for more than they want to pay for a snr tech.

    Schools have IT systems more complex and labour intensive than many top businesses yet still invest less in their technical support than they do in any other area.

    How many responses would they get for a head teacher on 25k a year I wonder.
    I did tell the SLT that the money wasn't great but that's what they're offering - I know there isn't any more money in the pot.

    My guess is no-one will apply for the senior tech and I'll end up recruiting another trainee who'll stay for 2 years then go on to better paid work. I seem to be a one man training centre of our local university!

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