Withdrawal from supervision and substitution
17 October 2016
ASTI teachers will engage in seven days of strike action over the pay of recently qualified teachers. The first strike day will take place on Thursday, October 27th. As this action involves full withdrawal of labour ASTI...
ASTI announces industrial action over recently qualified teachers’ pay and worsening of members’ terms and conditions
14 October 2016
The ASTI has announced industrial action including withdrawal from supervision and substitution and strike action to take place in the coming weeks. The announcement follows yesterday’s ballot results in which the overwhelming...
ASTI members vote for action over NQT pay and worsening of teachers’ terms and conditions
13 October 2016
ASTI members have voted overwhelmingly to take industrial action over lower pay for recently qualified teachers and the worsening of ASTI members’ terms and conditions.
In a ballot on recently qualified teachers’ pay, ASTI...
Budget does not address significant funding deficit at second level
11 October 2016
Budget 2017 does little to reverse the austerity measures imposed on schools in recent years, according to ASTI General Secretary Kieran Christie.
“In 2006 the OECD Economic Outlook: Report on Ireland provided strong...
‘Industrial action is the inevitable consequence of cuts to pay, resources’, says ASTI leader
05 October 2016
Industrial action in second-level schools is the inevitable consequence of the constant downgrading of the terms and conditions of teachers over an eight year period, ASTI President Ed Byrne told a conference for school...