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Member update – Bulletin 5

12/04/2022

INTO entered into an agreement in 2020 with Management Side to manage workload concerns. Each teacher is entitled to an individual Directed Time Budget, and it is the professional duty of principals in all schools to ensure an individual Directed Time Budget is prepared for and gives due regard to...

GTCNI Registration Fee

08/04/2022

Following the Education Minister’s announcement of her intention to dissolve the GTCNI and to stand down the GTCNI’s Council with immediate effect, the Department has received several pieces of correspondence enquiring if GTCNI teacher registration fees will still be deducted from teachers’ salaries for the 2022/23 registration year. For the avoidance of any confusion or … Continued

NITC Pay Campaign: Video Available For Viewing Here

05/04/2022

Watch members from all four unions (INTO, NAHT, NEU, UTU) as they speak directly about the issues being highlighted in our joint pay campaign: NITC Pay Campaign Video (YouTube)

INTO Youth Conference 2022: FULLY BOOKED

04/04/2022

Please note: Our upcoming Youth Conference is fully booked. Calling all members aged 35 and under….. The INTO Youth Committee invite you to this year’s Youth Conference to be held from 5pm on Friday 20th until lunchtime on Saturday 21st May 2022 in The Slieve Donard Hotel, Newcastle (COVID restrictions permitting). The Programme The theme … Continued

COVID-19 Guidance

01/04/2022

The latest advice and guidance from INTO in relation to COVID-19 is available on our dedicated advice page. Please also access our Frequently Asked Questions page which is being updated regularly.

Press Release: Teachers’ Unions Come Together to Launch a Pay Campaign

31/03/2022

The members of the Northern Ireland Teachers’ Council (NITC), the representative body for the teachers’ unions, have agreed to act jointly to make finding an acceptable resolution to the question of teachers’ pay an election issue. For further information read the full NITC Press Release (pdf)

Industrial Action by other Trade Unions: Workplace advice for INTO Members

29/03/2022

Unite the Union has given notice of strike action by its members to commence on 21 March 2022, across a number of employers including the Education Authority.  INTO offers the following advice to our members in relation to this matter: When members of NIC-ICTU affiliated trade unions are involved in industrial action INTO members should … Continued

Exciting opportunity to work as an Intern in the Northern Office

29/03/2022

The INTO invites applications for the position of a paid intern. This position will be for the school year 2022/2023. The person appointed will be located in INTO Northern Office (23 – 24 College Gardens, Belfast, BT9 6BS). The position will be filled by an INTO member on secondment from their teaching post and subject … Continued

Joint Union Leadership Forum: Save the Date

29/03/2022

Further to the joint union Leadership Webinar (view on YouTube) that was held on Wednesday 26 January 2022, we are pleased to confirm that our face-to-face Leadership Forum will be held on Wednesday 27 April 2022 from 9.30am – 1.00pm. Lunch will follow. Further details will be issued as soon as they are available – … Continued

INTO Youth Conference 2022: New Dates Confirmed

25/03/2022

Calling all members aged 35 and under….. The INTO Youth Committee invite you to this year’s Youth Conference to be held from 5pm on Friday 20th until lunchtime on Saturday 21st May 2022 in The Slieve Donard Hotel, Newcastle (COVID restrictions permitting). The Programme The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Empowerment’. The programme will … Continued