Qualification Allowances for those who entered teaching prior to 1st January 2011

Qualification Allowances for those who entered teaching prior to 1st January 2011

(a) (i) H. Dip in Ed. (Pass) €622
  (ii) Higher Froebel Certificate €622
(b) (i) H.Dip in Ed. (1st or 2nd Hons) €1,301
  (ii) Ard Teastas Gaeilge €1,301
(c) Primary Degree (Pass) €1,939
(d) Masters Degree by thesis or exam (Pass) €5,177
(e) Primary Degree (1st, 2nd or 3rd Hons) €5,177
(f) Master Degree (1st or 2nd Hons) €5,785
(g) Doctors Degree €6,463

Either of the allowances (a) or (b) may be held together with any one of the allowances (c) to (g).

Other Allowances

(i) Teaching through Irish €1,666
(ii) Gaeltacht Grant €3,224
(iii) Island Allowance €1,939
(iv)  Diploma for Special Education €2,565
(v) Special Allowances payable to teachers appointed before 1/1/1987 in  Comprehensive Schools €2,601
(vi) Allowance for teachers with 35 years service (long service allowance - payable after 10 years completed on the maximum point of the salary scale) €2,446

In-School Management Allowances

Category  
Assistant Principal I €8,968
Assistant Principal II €3,967

Principal's Allowances

Category Based on number of teachers  
I (1 to 3) €9,800
II (4 to 5) €10,981
III (6) €12,882
IV (7 to 8) €15,116
V (9 to 10) €17,584
VI (11 to 12) €20,088
VII (13 to 15) €22,512
VIII (16) €24,962
IX (17 to 19) €26,765
X (20 to 22) €28,628
XI (23 to 26) €31,343
XII (27 to 30) €33,179
XIII (31 to 35) €36,729
XIV (36 to 40) €37,926
XV (41 to 50) €41,136
XVI (51 to 60) €42,922
XVII (60+) €44,704

Deputy Principal's Allowances

Category Based on number of teachers  
I (1 to 3) €3,967
II (4 to 5) €5,192
III (6) €6,863
IV (7 to 8) €8,603
V (9 to 10) €10,287
VI (11 to 12) €12,046
VII (13 to 15) €13,738
VIII (16) €15,400
IX (17 to 19) €16,710
X (20 to 22) €17,987
XI (23 to 26) €19,964
XII (27 to 30) €21,188
XIII (21 to 35) €23,837
XIV (36 to 40) €24,355
XV (41 to 50) €26,610
XVI (51 to 60) €27,635
XVII (60+) €28,649

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