Teacher at Bolton Council

People in this role may also be known as teachers.

9 workers in this role at Bolton Council have taken the survey.

How much does Bolton Council pay teachers?

Teacher at Bolton Council
£10.06–23.01
Typical range
£10.43–23.08

Teacher employees at Bolton Council are typically paid £10.06–23.01 an hour, based on data from 9 employees.

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What is management like for teacher employees at Bolton Council?

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Good
  • Head office understands the frontline

    Do teachers think Bolton Council head office understands what's happening where they work?

    Most people think head office understands what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    50% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 8 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

Excellent
  • Managers are respectful

    Do teachers at Bolton Council feel treated by respect by their managers?

    People feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    86% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

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What are the hours like for teacher employees at Bolton Council?

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Bad
  • Not easy to book holiday

    How easy is it for teachers to book a holiday at Bolton Council?

    People find it hard to book holidays

    How we know this

    0% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

Not great
  • Not easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for teachers to take sick leave at Bolton Council?

    Most people find it hard to take sick leave

    How we know this

    44% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 9 job reviews

Good
  • People get proper breaks

    Do teachers at Bolton Council get proper breaks?

    Most people get proper breaks

    How we know this

    56% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 9 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

Here’s a recent review that mentions hours:

  • Best thing

    My team.

    Worst thing

    The management don't listen and think your contracted hours are a minimum. Always short staffed.

    3.0

    Employee, May 2021

    • £9.47 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

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What is career progression like for teachers at Bolton Council?

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Excellent
  • Enough training

    Do teachers get enough training when they start at Bolton Council?

    People get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    100% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 9 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

  • Opportunities to progress

    Are teachers given support to progress at Bolton Council?

    People are given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 75% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 8 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Latest reviews from teachers at Bolton Council

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  • Best thing

    Making a difference, feeling needed

    Worst thing

    Too much to do. Pressure

    6.5

    Teacher, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • £38,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older

How Bolton Council ranks

Bolton Council ranks joint 2nd to work for in teacher employers

  1. 2= Aberdeenshire Council
    7.0
  2. 2= Bolton Council
    7.0
  3. 2= Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council
    7.0