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There is a lot of ‘nervousness and concern’ among teachers in the region over the revised vaccine rollout programme. That’s according to Brendan Greene of St. Clare’s Comprehensive school in Manorhamilton and north west representative of the Teachers Union of Ireland. Last week the government changed the vaccine plan to…

A north west teachers  union official says there are fears teachers may end up further down the list when it comes to essential workers being vaccinated against Covid-19.   Teachers say proposed changes to the government’s vaccination schedule would undermine efforts of staff to keep schools open.   The Irish…

North West based teachers are calling out for more information about new Covid-19 practices in advance of schools reopening next month.   A local representative from the Teachers Union of Ireland says Schools have a lot of work to complete in a short space of time in order to be…

Teachers throughout the north west who are members of the TUI union are on strike today in a row over pay. Affected schools throughout the region are closed. Speaking to Ocean FM’s John Lynch, local TUI spokesman Brendan Greene, a teacher in St Clare’s Comprehensive School in Manorhamilton, outlines the…

Teachers across the north west are on strike today in a row over pay.   The strikes have resulted in severe disruptions to education services in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal.   The Teachers Union of Ireland says the strike’s taking place because those hired after 2011 are paid at a…