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Administration 94: Mutual Fund Members – Covid-19 Coverage Update

Covid-19 Risk Assessment

The Mutual Fund can help with your supply costs where a pregnant member of staff has begun a period of leave from 28 weeks, due to a risk assessment completed with the individual by the school. Further information relating to the risk assessment process is provided via this DfE link:Schools COVID-19 operational guidance – GOV.UK (

Where a risk assessment has been completed and where a satisfactory working arrangement cannot be achieved for the individual, a claim can be submitted to the Mutual Fund to help with the cost of cover for the member of staff. The claim will be subject to the standard Mutual Fund terms and conditions as shown on our Mutual Fund web page: Mutual Fund – Support for schools (

If there are any queries relating to the above, please let us know via the Mutual Fund Mailbox: