Maternity/Paternity/Adoptive Leave/Shared Parental Leave Schemes

TNC 2015/2: Teachers' Maternity Leave Scheme (pdf)
This Scheme shall apply to all pregnant teachers irrespective of pay or weekly working hours.

TNC 2015/3: Teachers' Paternity Leave Scheme (pdf)
This scheme applies to all teachers to provide leave to care for their child or support the mother/adopter following the birth or placement for adoption (subject to eligibility), irrespective of pay or weekly working hours.

TNC 2015/4: Teachers' Adoption Leave Scheme (pdf)
This scheme applies to teachers who adopt a child from within the UK or overseas (subject to eligibility) or dual approved prospective adopters or parental order parents in a surrogacy arrangement irrespective of pay or weekly working hours.

TNC 2015/5: Teachers' Shared Parental Leave Scheme (pdf)
This scheme applies to all eligible teachers to provide leave to care for their child or support the mother/adopter following the birth or placement for adoption for the first 12 months the child is with the family.