COVID-19 Guidance


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


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


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


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


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


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

Joint Union Webinar: Brief Absences


INTO-NEU-UTU hosted a joint union webinar on Brief Absences on Wednesday 23 March 2022. The recording, along with supporting documents, are available to view here: PowerPoint Presentation (pdf) Webinar Recording (YouTube) Documents Referenced in the Webinar: DE Circular 2014/18: Teachers’ Leave of Absence Not Exceeding 3 Working Days (pdf) DE Circular 1993/31: Teachers’ Leave of … Continued

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Different Families, Same Love Competition


Different Families, Same Love competition returns for May 2022! The INTO LGBT+ Teachers’ Group are delighted to announce the return of the Different Families, Same Love competition for May 2022. To mark International Family Equality Day (IFED) and International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOBIT) we are asking teachers to take action in their … Continued

Win a Ring Doorbell 3 Plus


WIN! A Ring Doorbell 3 Plus ENTER NOW! We’ve teamed up with Cornmarket Insurance Services to give you the chance to WIN a Ring Doorbell 3 Plus. To enter just CLICK HERE and register your details with Cornmarket. CLOSING DATE: 31 March 2022