Seminar for members in Community and Comprehensive Schools and Community Colleges
The ASTI is holding a seminar for members in Community and Comprehensive Schools and Community Colleges to up-date them on recent developments and to engage with members as to how we can best represent their interests.
We are inviting you to attend the seminar scheduled for 12th November 2011 from 10 am to 1pm:
Venue: ASTI House, Winetavern Street, Dublin 8
10.00 – 10.30
10.35 – 10.45
Welcome address: ASTI President, Mr. Brendan Broderick
10.45 – 11.05
Community schools and colleges: The preferred model for the future.
Structures for ASTI engagement with the trustees of these schools pre and post – establishment - Maire Mulcahy, Assistant General Secretary, ASTI
Building ASTI membership in these schools - Kieran Christie Honorary National Organiser
11.05 – 11.25
What characterises ASTI involvement in these schools?
- Promoting and protecting members’ interests
- Terms and Conditions
- Relationship with employer
- Vindicating rights
Maire Mulcahy, Assistant General Secretary, ASTI
11.25 – 12.05
An employer’s perspective: Dr. Marie Griffin, CEO, Co. Dublin VEC
- Job Security
- Accessing teacher positions
12.15 – 12.40
How members can engage with the ASTI;Top 3 demands: Mr. Desmond O’Toole, Executive Officer, Organisation and Development
12.40 – 1pm
Election of area representatives:
Election of Chairperson of Community and Comprehensive Advisory Committee.
Please note that the seminar will be limited to 60 persons so places will be offered on a first come, first served basis.
Please confirm attendance Maelíosa Murphy by email maeliosa(at)ASTI.ie or by telephone at 01 6040175.
If you are unable to attend, the members in your school may nominate a replacement.
Expenses in accordance with ASTI rules will be provided.