24 June 2016 - Redeployment Panel Update
Please note that this will be the LAST update to be published on the website in relation to the 2016/17 redeployment process.
Department Circular 0007/2016 was published in January 2016 which sets out the staffing arrangements for primary schools for the 2016/17 school year. At this stage, the teacher allocation process is largely finalised for most schools.
The main panels are currently clear in all areas.
Allocations of Special Needs Assistants to Schools for 2016/17
The National Council for Special Education has published the SNA Allocations to Schools for September 2016/17
Click here to view the Published SNA Allocations
The DES has also announced that they will proceed with a comprehensive assessment of the SNA Scheme, to be carried out by the National Council for Special Education. They have stated that the aim of this process will be to provide better outcomes for students with special educational needs and to ensure that we are making the best form of additional investment for children with special needs.
Click here to view the Department of Education and Skills press release
IPPN Summer Courses 2016
IPPN are offering two summer courses designed for school leaders for 2016
Ciall Ceannaithe – Online Course
Principals Summer School: Leadership and Learning – Reviewing, Rethinking & Refreshing Practice
Both courses are EPV Approved - Click here to view information on both courses