Union encourages teaching of trade unionism at primary – Trade Union Week


To coincide with the launch of Ireland’s first Union Week today, the Irish National Teachers’ Organisation is encouraging discussions around the role of trade unions in Irish society in primary schools across the nation.

Advice to members re: Working Practices in schools


Advice to members re: Working Practices in schools BULLETIN 2 – Restoration of Working Practices – this bulletin supersedes Bulletin 1 Restoration of Working Practices. Please click HERE to view

Teachers’ Pay Agreement Ratified


Teachers’ Pay Agreement Ratified The Northern Ireland Teachers’ Council (NITC) and Management Side this afternoon formally ratified the Pay Agreement for 2021-2023. Under the terms of the agreement the starting salary for teachers will increase to £30,000 the other points on the teachers and leadership pay scales will increase by 10.4% plus £1000 consolidated. Caoimhin … Continued

Psychology Study on Attention and Learning in Young Children in Early Classroom Environments


Are you a Primary School Teacher in Northern Ireland? We want to hear FROM YOU!! What is This Project About? This all-island study will investigate the lived experience of parents/caregivers to explore their understanding and management of attention. learning and mind-wandering in their children in relation to school tasks. Who Can Participate?  Fully Qualified Primary … Continued

INTO Congress 2024 – Calls for higher Investment, more teachers and supports for vulnerable at home and abroad


This year's INTO Congress, held in Derry focused on key themes of investment in education, improved working conditions for teachers, and global solidarity.

Update on Teachers’ Pay Offer 2021-2023


Dear INTO member,As you will be aware INTO and the other constituent members of the NITC consulted members on the pay offer and NITC is in a position sign of...

INTO Northern Office closes for Easter


INTO Northern Office will close for the Easter break at 2pm on Thursday, 28 March 2024, and reopen at 9am on Monday, 08 April 2024. While the office is closed members can still access information and guidance from INTO via our website or can get in touch again from 9am on Monday, 08 April 2024 … Continued

INTO statement on Palestine – critical action vital to prevent famine


We encourage our membership to join in the national protest this Saturday in Dublin, to add the important voice of educators to calls for action and solidarity.

NITC receive Pay Offer – 11 March 2024


NITC Receive Pay OfferThe Northern Ireland Teachers’ Council (NITC) today considered a draft agreement from Management Side with a pay offer which has the ...