COVID-19 Leave and Working Arrangements for 2021/22 school year published

The Department of Education has today (11 August) published Circular 0042/2021, which reiterates the availability of special COVID-19 leave and reconfirms the working arrangements that will apply under specific circumstances during the 2021/2022 school year.

Members who need clarification on this Circular are welcome to contact the INTO QueryLine by emailing

The INTO will also produce a further FAQ document for members in the coming days, which will be available on the INTO website as soon as possible.