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505 Appointment Term Code

Description

A code which identifies the term of an effective substantive appointment for a member of staff

Details

Version:1.0
First year:2005
Last year:2011
Field name:APPOINT-TERM
Element name:Appointment Term Code

Code format:

Data Type:Numeric
Units:Code (Numeric), right justified
Width:2

Classification

Limited term, with the length at the time the effective substantive appointment was made being:
CODEMEANING
01 to 60Number of months
61More than 5 years
Tenurable term:
CODEMEANING
81Probationary
82Confirmed
91Other term

Coding notes

The following additional codes are used in DEEWR datasets but are NOT to be used by higher education providers:
CODEMEANING
99No Information (used only for coding data for casual staff)

Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

​Higher Education Staff:

  • Staff Full-time & Fractional Full-time (FT)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.


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