91G Payment of salaries of relieving teachers and employment-based trainee teachers

(1)

Except as provided in subsection (3), boards shall pay the salaries of relieving teachers and employment-based trainee teachers employed at schools they administer.

(2)

The Governor-General may from time to time, by Order in Council, declare any circumstances to be circumstances in which the employment of a relieving teacher or an employment-based trainee teacher justifies the central payment of the teacher’s salary, either—

(a)

immediately; or

(b)

after employment for an initial period (specified in the order) of consecutive school days on which the school at which the teacher is employed is open for instruction.

(3)

The Secretary shall cause the salary of a relieving teacher or an employment-based trainee teacher to be paid out of public money appropriated by Parliament for the purpose if (and only if), by virtue of an order under subsection (2), the employment to which the payment relates justifies the central payment of the salary.

Section 91G: inserted, on 7 December 1992, by section 2(1) of the Education Amendment Act 1992 (1992 No 107).

Section 91G heading: replaced, on 29 October 2016, by section 17(1) of the Education Legislation Act 2016 (2016 No 72).

Section 91G(1): amended, on 29 October 2016, by section 17(2) of the Education Legislation Act 2016 (2016 No 72).

Section 91G(2): amended, on 29 October 2016, by section 17(3) of the Education Legislation Act 2016 (2016 No 72).

Section 91G(3): amended, on 29 October 2016, by section 17(4) of the Education Legislation Act 2016 (2016 No 72).