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Head Office – Annual Closure

22/07/2021

The INTO Head Office annual closure will commence from 5 pm on Friday 23 July, 2021. Our offices will reopen at 9 am on Monday 9 August, 2021. INTO Queryline summer closure The INTO Queryline will close at 4 pm on Friday, 23 July. Members are advised that queries logged and received on the 23 July … Continued

Member update – Recent Developments

21/07/2021

The INTO continues to liaise with Department of Education and relevant authorities on behalf of members during the summer break. The following member update details recent developments.

INTO is hiring …

21/07/2021

We are currently recruiting for two fixed term positions in our Conditions of Employment and Leadership and Communication sections ...

Updated guidance for very high-risk and pregnant staff published

15/07/2021

Following the provision of updated HSE guidance, the Department of Education (DE) has today published Information Note 0025/2021, which advises and clarifies the following: The HSE has recently published Education Sector Guidance on Employees in the COVID-19 Higher Risk Categories, including Pregnant Employees. Teachers who consider themselves to be at very high risk of serious illness from … Continued

Member donation cheque for €35k presented to Children’s Health Foundation

14/07/2021

The INTO has presented a cheque to the Children’s Health Foundation (CHF) after €35,000 was raised for the foundation in our annual members’ draw.

INTO launch pre-budget submission – We can do better!

12/07/2021

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation (INTO) has today launched our annual pre-budget submission, titled We can do better. Throughout the week we will be briefing representatives of the different political parties on the priorities for primary education ahead of Budget 2022. The pandemic has laid bare the lack of investment in our primary education system. … Continued

INTO phone lines restored

09/07/2021

Members are advised that following technical issues earlier this morning, our phone line service has now been restored

Member update – Preparation for 2021/22 school year continues

07/07/2021

Planning for the next school year continues with regular meetings between education partners expected to take place during July. The following INTO member update details recent developments. Review of the 2020-21 school year The Department of Education and public health advisors are reviewing the last school year, during which there were 1,893 COVID-19 outbreaks in … Continued

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Circular 0038/2021
Date: 08/07/2021 / Format: PDF / Size: 1.08MB
Home Tuition Grant Scheme 2020/2021 – Special Education Component
Circular 0037/2021
Date: 01/07/2021 / Format: PDF / Size: 447.12KB
Revision of 2011 entrant teacher salaries with effect from 1 March 2021 - Application of additional incremental skips.
Circular 0035/2021
Date: 11/06/2021 / Format: PDF / Size: 794.67KB
Parent’s Leave Scheme for Special Needs Assistants employed In Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools
Circular 0032/2021
Date: 25/05/2021 / Format: PDF / Size: 419.16KB
Arrangements For Inspectorate Engagement With Primary And Special Schools 2021/22 School Year
Circular 0030/2021
Date: 24/05/2021 / Format: PDF / Size: 795.08KB
Parent’s Leave Scheme For Registered Teachers employed In Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools
NCSE 0003/2021
Date: 21/05/2021 / Format: PDF / Size: 815.28KB
Exceptional Review Process for SNA Allocations in Mainstream Classes in Primary and Post Primary Schools for 2021/22

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David Geary
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Director of Communications
Irish National Teachers’ Organisation
35 Parnell Square
Dublin 1
Telephone: +353 1 8047736 / 087 2852356
Email: dgeary@into.ie
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Deputy Director of Communications
Irish National Teachers’ Organisation
35 Parnell Square
Dublin 1
Telephone: +353 1 8047744 / 087 1654742
Email: sfriel@into.ie
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Irish National Teachers’ Organisation
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Dublin 1
Telephone: +353 1 8047735 / 087 2214652
Email: cgallagher@into.ie
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Press Office
Irish National Teachers’ Organisation
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Dublin 1
Telephone: +353 1 8047777 /  087 1167124
Email: mcros@into.ie
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Press Office
Irish National Teachers’ Organisation
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Dublin 1
Telephone: +353 1 8047783 / 087 1194518
Email: emcgann@into.ie

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