It is a requirement that all supply staff take photo ID into schools with them on every occasion.
Valid forms of photo ID include:
- photo Drivers' Licence
- or any other photographic ID you hold.
Alternatively you can apply for a Citizencard.
Citizencard is available to anyone of any age for the purpose of proving age or identity.
They are accredited by the Proof of Age Standards Scheme (PASS) which is supported by the UK Government, Police and Trading Standards.
A Standard application costs £15.00 and takes 21 days (card posted by 2nd class); an Urgent application costs £30 and takes 1-2 working days (subject to verification; card posted by Special Delivery).
You can find out about Citizencard and how to apply online by visiting their website:
CitizenCard (external website)