Council pay scales

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Details of the Council's pay scales for all levels of staff

(All pay scales shown include London weighting) 

Read the Council's statements on its pay policy:

Read the Council’s gender pay gap statement:

Read the Council's gender pay gap strategy

Pay scales effective from 1 April 2019

Salary Scale

Spinal Point

Salary

Scale 1*

1

£20,103

 

2

£20,466

 

3

£20,835

Scale 2

3

£20,835

 

4

£21,210

Scale 3

5

£21,591

 

6

£21,981

Scale 4

7

£22,377

 

8

£22,779

 

9

£23,187

 

10

£23,607

 

11

£24,030

 Scale 5

12

£24,462

 

13

£24,903

 

14

£25,353

 

15

£25,809

 

16

£26,274

Scale 6

18

£27,228

 

19

£27,717

 

20

£28,215

 

21

£28,725

London Living wage supplement is applicable this rate has been applied to all staff who receive less than £10.75 per hour.

Spinal points not being used: 17                

Pay scales for senior and principal officers from 1 April 2019                          

Salary Scale

Spinal Point

 Salary

SO1

23

£29,766

 

24

£30,213

 

25

£30,711

SO2

26

£31,548

 

27

£32,430

 

28

£33,291

PO1

27

£32,430

 

28

£33,291

 

29

£33,948

 

30

£34,794

PO2

29

£33,948

 

30

£34,794

 

31

£35,724

 

32

£36,711

PO3

32

£36,711

 

33

£37,842

 

34

£38,799

 

35

£39,774

PO4

35

£39,774

 

36

£40,728

 

37

£41,706

 

38

£42,684

PO5

38

£42,684

 

39

£43,590

 

40

£44,607

 

41

£45,585

PO6

40

£44,607

 

41

£45,585

 

42

£46,560

 

43

£47,511

PO7

43

£47,511

 

44

£48,492

 

45

£49,464

 

46

£50,448

PO8

45

£49,464

 

46

£50,448

 

47

£51,450

 

48

£52,482

PO9

49

£53,544

 

50

£54,597

 

51

£55,638

 

52

£56,682

PO10

53

£57,735

 

54

£58,779

 

55

£59,823

 

56

£60,879

PO11

57

£61,929

 

58

£62,970

 

59

£64,023

 

60

£65,367

PO12

61

£66,732

 

62

£68,127

 

63

£69,561

 

64

£71,016

 

65

£72,438

 

Please note that figures are as at 01 October 2019, and include the London Weighting Allowance

Salary Scale

Spinal Point

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Chief Executive (CE 4)

4

£202,898

 

3

£197,695

 

2

£192,493

 

1

£187,290

Executive Director (ED)

5

£147,751

 

4

£145,150

 

3

£142,549

 

2

£139,948

 

1

£137,346

Strategic Director 1

5

£155,900

 

4

£152,500

 

3

£150,000

 

2

£147,500

 

1

£145,000

Strategic Director 2

5

£144,000

 

4

£141,300

 

3

£138,300

 

2

£135,300

 

1

£132,000

Corporate Director 1

4

£122,000

 

3

£120,000

 

2

£118,000

 

1

£116,000

Corporate Director 2

5

£115,683

 

4

£113,030

 

3

£110,376

 

2

£107,723

  1 £107,171
Divisional Director (DD) 5 £104,009
  4 £101,355
  3 £98,702
  2 £96,049
  1 £93,395
Assistant Director (AD) 5 £90,212
  4 £87,558
  3 £84,905
  2 £82,252
  1 £79,598
     

 

Soulbury, NEOST, Lecturers: excludes schools

Soulbury Educational Improvement Professional (EIPs)
SCP 01.09.17 01.09.18 01.09.19
1 34067 34749 35444
2 35287 35993 36713
3 36439 37168 37912
4 37606 38359 39127
5 38767 39543 40334
6 39928 40727 41542
7 41148 41971 42811
8 42321* 43168* 44032*
9 43689 44563 45455
10 44908 45807 46724
11 46112 47035 47976
12 47277 48223 49188
13 48597** 49569** 50561**
14 49773 50769 51785
15 51073 52095 53137
16 52248 53293 54359
17 53426 54495 55585
18 54582 55674 56788
19 55775 56891 58029
20 56391*** 57519*** 58670***
21 57575 58727 59902
22 58607 59780 60976
23 59744 60939 62158
24 60762 61978 63218
25 61851 63089 64351
26 62914 64173 65457
27 64001 65282 66588
28 65102 66405 67734
29 66207 67532 68883
30 67309 68656 70030
31 68402 69771 71167
32 69512 70903 72322
33 70623 72036 73477
34 71761 73197 74661
35 72895 74353 75841
36 74062 75544 77055
37 75210 76715 78250
38 76371 77899 79457
39 77515 79066 80648
40 78659 80233 81838
41 79809 81406 83035
42 80958 82578 84230
43 82106 83749 85424
44 83259 84925 86624
45 84410 86099 87821
46 85562 87274 89020
47 86719 88454 90224
48 87865*** 89623*** 91416***
49  89016*** 90797*** 92613***
50*  90168*** 91972*** 93812***

Soulbury Youth & Community Service Manager

SCP  01.09.17  01.09.18  01.09.19
1 35333 36040 36761
2 36489 37219 37964
3 37645 38398 39166
4 38824* 39601* 40394*
5 40023 40824 41641
6 41192 42016 42857
7 42388** 43236** 44101**
8 43747 44622 45515
9 44497 45387 46295
10 45654 46568 47500
11 46805 47742 48697
12 47958 48918 49897
13 49103 50086 51088
14 50259 51265 52291
15 51417 52446 53495
16 52578 53630 54703
17 53745 54820 55917
18 54904 56003 57124
19 56057 57179 58323
20 57235*** 58380*** 59548***
21 58435*** 59604*** 60797***
22 59663*** 60857*** 62075***
23 60915*** 62134*** 63377***
24 62194*** 63438*** 64707***

Soulbury Trainee Educational Psychologist (EP)

SCP  01.09.17  01.09.18  01.09.19
1 22955 23415 23884
2 24636 25129 25632
3 26314 26841 27378
4 27996 28556 29128
5 29675 30269 30875
6 31355 31983 32623

Soulbury Assistant Educational Psychologist (EP)

SCP  01.09.17  01.09.18  01.09.19
1 28218 28783 29359
2 29371 29959 30559
3 30523 31134 31757
4 31669 32303 32950

Soulbury Educational Psychologist A (EPA)

SCP  01.09.17  01.09.18  01.09.19
1 35731 36446 37175
2 37545 38296 39062
3 39359 40146 40949
4 41171 41994 42834
5 42984 43844 44721
6 44797 45693 46607
7 46504 47434 48383
8 48211 49175 50159
9 49810* 50806* 51822*
10 51411* 52439* 53488*
11 52903* 53961* 55040*

Soulbury Senior and Principal Educational Psychologist B (S and P EPB)

SCP  01.09.17  01.09.18  01.09.19
1 44797 45693 46607
2 46504 47434 48383
3 48211* 49175* 50159*
4 49810 50806 51822
5 51411 52439 53488
6 52903 53961 55040
7 53516 54586 55678
8 54661 55754 56869
9 55795 56911 58050
10 56950 58089 59251
11 58081 59243 60428
12 59235 60420 61628
13 60409 61617 62849
14 61543** 62774** 64029**
15 62731** 63986** 65266**
16 63908** 65186** 66490**
17 65093** 66395** 67723**
18 66276** 67602** 68954**

Lecturer Salary Scale - 201/19

With effect from the 1st September 2018

  Grade Scale  1.9.18 1.9.18  
    Point Basic LA Gross
Lecturers MGLEC 1 £18,695 £1,999 £20,693
  MGLEC 2 £19,860 £1,999 £21,858
  MGLEC 3 £21,039 £1,999 £23,038
* MGLEC 4 £22,208 £1,999 £24,206
  MGLEC 5 £23,369 £1,999 £25,367
  MGLEC 6 £24,537 £1,999 £26,536
  MGLEC 7 £25,718 £1,999 £27,716
  MGLEC 8 £26,880 £1,999 £28,878

Salary Scale 1-8 shall be used for lecturers covering the full range of duties detailed in the Lecturer job description.
                            
Progression will be by annual increment subject to satisfactory performance        
*Progression to scale 5 is subject to the achievement of a recognised adult teaching qualification - currently
 Diploma in Teaching in the Life-Long Learning Sector (DTLLS) or equivalent

Teachers Pay Rates have not been agreed consultation ended on 13th September 2019, and now it has to be laid before Parliament we anticipate the final STCDP will be published late September/early October

Pay Spine for Leadership Group 2019/20

  Annual Salary Monthly Salary SCP Annual Salary Monthly Salary
SCP 01.09.18 01.09.18   01.09.19 01.09.19
L1 43,136 3,595 1 44,323 3,694
L2 44,139 3,678 2 45,353 3,780
L3 45,158 3,763 3 46,400 3,867
L4 46,208 3,851 4 47,479 3,957
L5 47,281 3,940 5 48,582 4,049
L6 48,383 4,032 6 49,714 4,143
L7 49,604 4,134 7 50,969 4,248
L8 50,673 4,223 8 52,067 4,339
L9 51,857 4,321 9 53,284 4,441
L10 53,110 4,426 10 54,571 4,548
L11 54,401 4,533 11 55,898 4,659
L12 55,588 4,632 12 57,117 4,760
L13 56,900 4,742 13 58,465 4,873
L14 58,231 4,853 14 59,833 4,987
L15 59,601 4,967 15 61,241 5,104
L16 61,106 5,092 16 62,787 5,233
L17 62,438 5,203 17 64,156 5,347
L18 63,930 5,328 18 65,689 5,475
L19 65,437 5,453 19 67,237 5,604
L20 66,978 5,582 20 68,820 5,735
L21 68,559 5,713 21 70,445 5,871
L22 70,177 5,848 22 72,107 6,009
L23 71,836 5,986 23 73,812 6,151
L24 73,541 6,128 24 75,564 6,297
L25 75,290 6,274 25 77,361 6,447
L26 77,074 6,423 26 79,194 6,600
L27 78,905 6,575 27 81,075 6,757
L28 80,785 6,732 28 83,007 6,918
L29 82,704 6,892 29 84,979 7,082
L30 84,684 7,057 30 87,013 7,252
L31 86,704 7,225 31 89,089 7,425
L32 88,773 7,398 32 91,215 7,602
L33 90,906 7,576 33 93,406 7,784
L34 93,073 7,756 34 95,633 7,970
L35 95,306 7,942 35 97,927 8,161
L36 97,584 8,132 36 100,268 8,356
L37 99,936 8,328 37 102,685 8,558
L38 102,330 8,528 38 105,145 8,763
L39 104,743 8,729 39 107,624 8,969
L40 107,283 8,940 40 110,234 9,187
L41 109,883 9,157 41 112,905 9,409
L42 112,551 9,379 42 115,647 9,638
L43 114,147 9,512 43 117,287 9,774

 

Leading practitioners pay range 2019/20

  1.9.18 1.9.19 Monthly  1.9.18 Monthly    1.9.19
Minimum 43,348 44,541 3,612.33 3,711.75
Maximum 64,245 66,012 5,353.75 5,501.00

 Pay scales for Qualified Classroom Teachers  (Main Scale)

      SCP Annual Salary Incl. LW Monthly Annual Salary Incl. LW    Monthly
Main Pay scales Main pay scales          
        1.9.18 1.9.18 1.9.19 1.9.19
      1 27,596 2,299.67 28,355 2,362.92
      2 29,307 2,442.25 30,113 2,509.42
      3 31,120 2,593.33 31,976 2,664.67
      4 33,047 2,753.92 33,956 2,829.67
      5 35,850 2,987.50 36,836 3,069.67
      6 38,963 3,246.92 40,035 3,336.25
Upper Pay Scales THR Grades             
               
1     1 40,310 3,359.17 41,419 3,451.58
2     2 41,801 3,483.42 42,951 3,579.25
3     3 43,348 3,612.33 44,541 3,711.75

Special Educational Needs Allowance

  1.9.18 1.9.19 Monthly    1.9.18 Monthly    1.9.19
Minimum 2149 2209 179 184.08
Maximum 4242 4359 354 363.25

 Teaching and learning responsibility (TLR) payments

TLR Payment 1  1.9.18 1.9.19 Monthly    1.9.18 Monthly    1.9.19
Minimum 7853 8069 654.42 672.42
Maximum 13288 13654 1107.33 1137.83
TLR Payment 2 1.9.18 1.9.19 Monthly   1.9.18 Monthly    1.9.19
minimum 2721 2796 226.75 233.00
maximum 6646 6829 553.8 569.08
TLR Payment 3 1.9.18 1.9.19

Monthly 1.9.18

Monthly    1.9.19
minimum 540 555 45.00 46.25
maximum 2683 2757 18.27 229.75

 Scale for Unqualified Teachers - 2019/20

New grade name UQT
SCP Annual Salary Incl. LW Monthly Annual Salary Incl. LW Monthly
  1.9.18 1.9.18 1.9.19 1.9.19
1 20,441 1,703.42 21,004 1,750.33
2 22,443 1,870.25 23,061 1,921.75
3 24,445 2,037.08 25,118 2,093.17
4 26,450 2,204.17 27,178 2,264.83
5 28,450 2,370.83 29,233 2,436.08
6 30,452 2,537.67 31,290 2,607.50

 

The payscales and terms of employment for local government workers are set by the National Joint Council (NJC) for Local Government Services (642KB, PDF)

All pay scales include London weighting.

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Waltham Forest Town Hall
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E17 4JF

Phone: 020 8496 3000
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