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ASTI questions to NPHET/ HPSC

The ASTI submitted a range of written questions and raised queries at a meeting with NPHET/HSPC on Tuesday 20th October.

  • 27 October 2020
  • ASTI news

ASTI Head Office operating remotely and contact details

From Thursday, 22nd October,  ASTI Head Office will operate remotely due to Level 5 restrictions.

  • 21 October 2020
  • ASTI news

ASTI reiterates its support for Debenhams workers

The ASTI is expressing its full support for the Debenhams workers.

  • 19 October 2020
  • ASTI news

Substitute teachers update

New measures have been introduced by the Teaching Council to ensure that over 6000 teachers – most of whom are Newly Qualified Teachers/NQTs - can now register their availability for substitution through and the Sub Seeker platform.

  • 15 October 2020
  • ASTI news

ASTI Retirement Seminars 2020/21

Retiring in 2020 or 2021? The ASTI is running a series of online and interactive information seminars for teachers who are intending to retire in 2021.

  • 14 October 2020
  • ASTI news

Budget 2021 fails to protect students’ education during pandemic

“Budget 2021 represents a sticking plaster for schools, and does little to address the prolonged underfunding of Irish second-level education,” ASTI President Ann Piggott said today.

  • 13 October 2020
  • Press releases

Online training for School Stewards - additional date added

Due to the demand for School Steward Training we are adding on an additional training day. The new date is 5th November.

  • 12 October 2020
  • School Stewards news

ASTI Research

ASTI members are being balloted shortly on terms and conditions, equal pay for equal work and on COVID-19 measures in schools.

  • 9 October 2020
  • ASTI news

Wellbeing Live Events for school staff

Spectrum.Life, the Employee Assistance Service (EAS) provider, will run a series of weekly Wellbeing Live Events for school staff beginning today until 6th January, 20

  • 7 October 2020
  • ASTI news

ASTI calls for review of school openings at Level Five

The President of the ASTI Ann Piggott has said teachers are concerned by the implications of the recommendation from the National Public Health Emergency Team to place the country on Level 5 restrictions - the highest level in the 'Living with Covid-19 Plan'

  • 5 October 2020
  • Press releases