Teacher fee refund scheme 2019

The Teacher Fee Refund Scheme provides funding towards the cost of professional development courses, relevant and of benefit to schools, and that are subject to certification/award by an accreditation authority recognised by the DES.

The Department has published circular 0003/2020, outlining details of the 2019 scheme. Applications will only be considered for courses/part of courses completed in the period 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2019.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 24 April 2020.  Please note late applications will not be considered.

Circular 0003/20 provides details on how to apply.

Circulars See All Circulars

Circular 0043/2022
Date: 28/06/2022 / Format: PDF / Size: 192.63KB
Allocation of Assistant Principal Posts 2022/2023
Circular 0042/2022
Date: 28/06/2022 / Format: PDF / Size: 127.94KB
Building Momentum - A New Public Service Agreement 2021-2022: Implementation of Sectoral Bargaining Fund in the Primary Sector.
Information Note TC 0008-2022
Date: 09/06/2022 / Format: PDF / Size: 170.31KB
Information Note for the Recruitment and Appointment Procedures for Teacher, Deputy Principal and Principal posts in Primary Schools during the school year 2022/2023.
Circular 0037/2022
Date: 09/06/2022 / Format: PDF / Size: 171.88KB
The Planning and Building Unit of the Department of Education has kept under review the movements of Primary School building costs since the Basic Building Cost was increased to €1,640/m2 in May 2021.
Circular 0038/2022
Date: 08/06/2022 / Format: PDF / Size: 359.26KB
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Updated Working Arrangements for Teachers and Special Needs Assistants employed in recognised Primary and Post Primary schools.
Information Note 0007/2022
Date: 08/06/2022 / Format: DOCX / Size: 121.68KB
Temporary changes to the Job Sharing Scheme for Registered Teachers employed in Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools - 2022/23 School Year.