Details of operational supports for return to school published


Additional information has been provided on some of the supports announced by government.

INTO welcomes plans for schools reopening, supports for principals and substitute panels. Further clarity on substitute cover needed.


Details for the reopening of schools have been published by the Department of Education.

New employee assistance provider appointed


Spectrum Life has been appointed, following a public tender process, as the new provider of the Employee Assistance Service for teachers and other school staff. The new provider will commence services from the 26 July...

Member update – Announcement due on outstanding issues related to the reopening of schools


Since the beginning of July, the INTO has been intensively engaged with key primary and special education stakeholders, including Department of Education officials, as preparations advance for the reopening of primary schools in six weeks’ time...

New Vacancy – Executive Officer


The INTO is currently recruiting for an Executive Officer in the Office of the Deputy General Secretary/General Treasurer, Finance, Membership and Operations Section...

€55,000 raised for Ireland’s sickest children


A massive €55,000 has been raised by the INTO for CMRF Crumlin, which is part of the Children’s Health Foundation family. This year due to COVID-19 restrictions and social distancing guidelines...

INTO President thanks members who have supported summer provision


Throughout the current crisis, INTO has been a strong advocate for vulnerable children who attend our primary and special schools. INTO President Mary Magner today visited a summer provision programme...

INTO webinar – What to expect when we return to school


A video of the INTO webinar on what to expect when we return to school is now available for INTO members.

VHI premium refunds for teachers to start from today


INTO members who have their VHI premiums deducted from their salary, will have their premium rebates, due as a result of COVID-19 changes, processed through their salary starting from today.