77C Performance of teachers

(1)

The chief executive of the Ministry of Education may from time to time prescribe matters that are to be taken into account by employers in assessing the performance of teachers.

(2)

Before the chief executive of the Ministry of Education prescribes any matters under subsection (1), the chief executive of the Ministry shall consult with—

(a)

the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand; and

(b)

the chief executive of the Education Review Office; and

(c)

representatives of employers of teachers; and

(d)

the organisations of teachers that represent teachers who will be subject to the matters prescribed under this section.

(3)

Nothing in this section prevents the prescribing by an employer of matters to be taken into account in assessing the performance of teachers employed by that employer (being matters which are not inconsistent with any matters prescribed under this section by the chief executive of the Ministry and which apply to teachers employed by that employer).

(4)

Nothing in this section shall apply to any teachers employed in any tertiary education institution, or early childhood institution that is not a free kindergarten.

Section 77C: inserted, on 1 October 1989, by section 3 of the State Sector Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 67).

Section 77C(1): amended, on 18 July 2013, by section 56 of the State Sector Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 49).

Section 77C(2)(a): amended, on 29 September 2018, by section 12(1) of the Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand) Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 35).

Section 77C(4): added, on 19 December 1989, by section 20 of the State Sector Amendment Act (No 2) 1989 (1989 No 136).

Section 77C(4): amended, on 17 May 2006, by section 58 of the Education Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 19).

Section 77C(4): amended, on 25 January 2005, by section 17(c) of the State Sector Amendment Act (No 2) 2004 (2004 No 114).