The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation (INTO) has today welcomed news reports that the DUP will seek to re-enter power-sharing in Northern Ireland.
INTO General Secretary John Boyle has today expressed his pride in the massive turnout of teachers across Northern Ireland who joined in today’s strike for fair pay.
At today's strike action, Northern Secretary Mark McTaggart calls on all members 'to be Visual and be Vocal so your employers can see and hear your discontent'.
At today’s Executive Council meeting of the ICTU unanimous support was voiced for all our Northern Ireland affiliate unions engaging in industrial across Northern Ireland tomorrow...
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Members are advised that on the day of strike they should picket at their schools in the morning and then make their way to the nearest rally.
On the back of the decision taken by the Northern Ireland Teachers’ Council (NITC) to call a full day of strike action on Thursday 18 January 2024, INTO Northern Secretary Mark McTaggart stated: "“All those who hold the purse strings have agreed with the teaching unions that the issue of the vast differential in teachers’ pay in the north compared to teachers across these islands is unsustainable and must be addressed.
At the recent INTO Education Conference in Tullamore the recipients of this years INTO Bursary Scheme awards were announced. Darragh McCloskey a member of District 2 and the Limavady/Dungiven branch was awarded a bursary to assist him in his research for his master’s programme through St Mary’s University College, Belfast. Darragh is a teacher in … Continued
The next joint INTO, NEU and UTU School Leadership Seminar is scheduled for Wednesday 17 January 2024 from 9.30am -1.00pm at The Junction, Beechvalley Way, Dungannon.