The CPD programme across the Federation has been described by Investors in People (IIP) as the ‘best CPD scheme encountered within an educational context’. Whilst in the employ of the Federation, in order to facilitate their own professional development, all staff have full access to this programme.
The Federation fully support staff who wish to improve their professional qualifications. Financial help is available to assist with course fees for courses which are approved by the Federation. Also, the Federation will give consideration to providing time for staff to attend external sessions.
All staff are entitled to apply for Childcare vouchers within the Edenred Childcare Voucher scheme. For further details, staff should contact June Maclean in the HR department.
The Federation offers the opportunity to purchase computer and other ICT equipment at very competitive prices. For further details about the scheme, staff should contact the Federation Network Manager
The Federation benefits from the Haberdashers’ bursary scheme. Each year, all members of staff are given the opportunity to apply for a bursary. The main criteria for awarding the bursary is quite open but the main requirement is that it is used to improve teaching and learning and is of clear benefit to the Federation. For further information contact the Vice Principal.
The Federation will support staff sabbatical leave for a period of no more than one academic year. Please note that only one sabbatical place is available, within the Federation, in any one academic year. Please note that this is only available to staff who have been employed within the Federation for the previous consecutive five years. The secondment / sabbatical is subject to a successful application being made to the CEO, whose decision is final.
HAHC: The Sports Hall and Fitness suite are available for staff use free of charge on Monday evenings. The facilities comprise of:
HAKA: The HAKA Sports complex is a commercial enterprise but Federation staff are eligible for 20% discount on all HAHA SC services. In addition staff will have access to the following:
Location: Haberdashers' Aske's Federation,Pepys Road,London, SE14 5SF