Pay deal should be considered by teachers – Boyle

A Donegal teacher’s union official says the current deal being offered to teachers under the public pay increase should be given serious consideration by teachers.


The cabinet yesterday gave its backing to the Public Sector Pay Deal proposal.


Unions are consulting their members over the agreement, which would see a 6.5 per cent pay rise over two years.


General secretary of the Irish National Teachers’ Organisation and Donegal native John Boyle, insists it’s the best deal unions could get: