New Circular: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Arrangements for Teachers and SNAs


The Department of Education and Skills has confirmed that teachers who have contracted COVID-19...

Northern Conference Webcast


Take a front seat at the 2020 Northern Conference...

Updated guidance – Coronavirus 


The DES has published downloadable posters on hand-washing and hygiene...

Bliain na hUachtaránachta – suíonn Intouch síos leis an Uachtarán Feargal Brougham


We call on the incoming government to prioritise the elimination of child poverty in any programme for government...

Staffing schedule misses the mark 


The Department of Education and Skills has today published the primary staffing circular for the school year 2020/21 (Circular 18/20)...

New retirement planning seminar announced


Due to high demand, we have organised a sixth and final Retirement Planning Seminar for this school year, taking place on the 15 and 16 May 2020...

Job Advert: New roles at INTO Head Office


The Irish National Teacher’s Organisation is currently recruiting for a Senior Official in both the Communications Section and the Finance, Membership and Operations Section...

New advice for schools on Covid-19


Schools are encouraged to read the information on Covid-19 issued by the DES...

Consultation on draft Primary Curriculum Framework commences


The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA) has today published the Draft Primary Curriculum Framework for consultation.

British and Irish Education Unions meet in Belfast


The General Secretaries of the British and Irish Education Unions met at the offices of the Ulster Teachers’ Union in Belfast today...