Thank you for taking the time to take part in this survey to collect the experiences of GTA's across the UK working during the Covid-19 crisis. Please read the info below, before pressing ok to begin.

Please note:
(1) The data collected in this survey is fully anonymous and GDPR compliant
(2) "GTA" refers to Graduate Teaching Assistant, but we are aware the work carried out by PhD students has different names at different Universities - this survey covers all of this work.
(3) If you have any questions, comments or would like more information on the work of the 'Cross UK PGR group' - please email eva.herman@manchester.ac.uk

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* 3. Who employs you for the teaching duties you conduct?

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* 4. In your role as a GTA how are your hours determined?

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* 5. How (and how much) are you paid?

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* 6. Thinking about your own experience of working as a GTA, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements?

  Strongly Agree Agree Neutral Disagree Strongly Disagree
The hourly rate of pay I receive as a GTA is clear to me
The hourly rate of pay I receive as a GTA is appropriate
The number of paid hours I receive to prepare for teaching is clear to me
The number of paid hours I receive to prepare for teaching is adequate
The number of paid hours I receive covers the extent of the labour I provide
The amount of paid time allocated to marking (ie tariffs) is clear to me
The amount of paid time allocated to marking (ie tariffs) is realistic
My pay is often incorrect
My pay is often late

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* 7. Think about the training you receive in your role as a GTA/TA (under normal circumstances) and tick which apply to you.

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* 8. Were you able to teach your allocated classes during the crisis?

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* 9. Which of these apply to your experience of working during the crisis?

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* 10. Any other comments (inc. comments regarding how you are represented as a GTA e.g. unions/at University level; home-working arrangements; concerns not covered here)?

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