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) €628
  (ii) Higher Froebel Certificate €628
(b) (i) H.Dip in Ed. (1st or 2nd Hons) €1,314
  (ii) Ard Teastas Gaeilge €1,314
(c) Primary Degree (Pass) €1,958
(d) Masters Degree by thesis or exam (Pass) €5,229
(e) Primary Degree (1st, 2nd or 3rd Hons) €5,229
(f) Master Degree (1st or 2nd Hons) €5,843
(g) Doctors Degree €6,528

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 €1,683
(ii) Gaeltacht Grant €3,256
(iii) Island Allowance €1,958
(iv)  Diploma for Special Education €2,591
(v) Special Allowances payable to teachers appointed before 1/1/1987 in  Comprehensive Schools €2,627
(vi) Allowance for teachers with 35 years service (long service allowance - payable after 10 years completed on the maximum point of the salary scale) €2,470

In-School Management Allowances

Category  
Assistant Principal I €9,058
Assistant Principal II €4,007

Principal's Allowances

Category Based on number of teachers  
I (1 to 3) €9,898
II (4 to 5) €11,091
III (6) €13,011
IV (7 to 8) €15,267
V (9 to 10) €17,760
VI (11 to 12) €20,289
VII (13 to 15) €22,737
VIII (16) €25,212
IX (17 to 19) €27,033
X (20 to 22) €28,914
XI (23 to 26) €31,656
XII (27 to 30) €33,511
XIII (31 to 35) €37,096
XIV (36 to 40) €38,305
XV (41 to 50) €41,547
XVI (51 to 60) €43,351
XVII (60+) €45,151

Deputy Principal's Allowances

Category Based on number of teachers  
I (1 to 3) €4,007
II (4 to 5) €5,244
III (6) €6,932
IV (7 to 8) €8,689
V (9 to 10) €10,390
VI (11 to 12) €12,166
VII (13 to 15) €13,875
VIII (16) €15,554
IX (17 to 19) €16,877
X (20 to 22) €18,167
XI (23 to 26) €20,164
XII (27 to 30) €21,400
XIII (21 to 35) €24,075
XIV (36 to 40) €24,599
XV (41 to 50) €26,876
XVI (51 to 60) €27,911
XVII (60+) €28,935

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