What's New for Teachers
The Department has consolidated seven areas of Terms and Conditions of Employment for registered teachers as follows:
- Sick Leave Scheme
- Maternity Protection Entitlements
- Adoptive Leave Entitlements
- Career Break Scheme
- Job Sharing Scheme
- Parental Leave Entitlements
- Unpaid Leave
These are now published in the form of an electronic book which supersedes existing circulars in relation to the aforementioned leave types.
Teachers and Special Needs Assistants (SNAs)
The Terms and Conditions Section of the Department regulates the employment terms and conditions governing teachers and special needs assistants employed in recognised primary and post primary schools. This section also regulates and monitors statutory and non-statutory leave entitlements for teachers and special needs assistants.
Choose from the items in the table below for information on the relevant Breaks/Leave: