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London Living Wage

Monks Orchard School is Local Authority Community School.

As Croydon Council is accredited as a London Living Wage employer. This means that every council employee will be paid a minimum rate of £9.40 per hour. This is £2.70 per hour more than the National Minimum Wage. It is calculated as the amount people need to cover the basic costs of living.

As Croydon’s largest employer, the council have encouraged other organisations in the borough to follow its lead and do the same. As a Local Authority School Monks Orchard have done this, and are proud to be a London Living Wage Employer.

For more details on the London Living Wage please refer to their website:

http://www.livingwage.org.uk/