FAQs COVID-19 – Teachers

The FAQ responses below are based on the current information available to INTO. Members should bear in mind that this is a fast-changing situation. These FAQs are updated as further information becomes available and members are advised to check regularly for the most up-to-date information. (Please note these FAQ’s apply only to members in Northern Ireland).

FAQs are available on the following topics:

  1. COVID Health Advice
  2. In School
  3. Work and Attendance
  4. Sick Leave
  5. Leave
  6. Substitute Teachers
  7. PRSD and Pay Progression
  8. Implementing Social Distancing

Archived FAQs can be accessed HERE.

For the latest news please refer to our dedicated COVID-19 advice page.

1. COVID Health Advice

Any member who feels unwell or anxious is advised to contact their GP for medical advice. Your wellbeing has to be a priority. Your school should be prioritising your well-being as business critical. If anyone feels the need for additional support remember this is also available through Inspire:  https://www.inspirewellbeing.org/

2. In School

3. Work and Attendance

4. Sick Leave

5. Leave

6. Substitute Teachers

7. PRSD and Pay Progression

8. Coronavirus (COVID-19): Implementing social distancing in education and childcare settings in NI Guidance: 27 March 2020