Government vows to help teachers abroad return home
- June 10, 2019, 01:00
Minister for Education Joe McHugh has pledged to tackle barriers preventing emigrant teachers returning home but has warned he does not have “any quic(...)
‘I don’t plan on returning to teach in Ireland in the current climate’
- June 8, 2019, 00:00
Repton, a British curriculum private school aimed at children of affluent expatriates, lies close to Abu Dhabi’s new waterfront of soaring residential(...)
How do I become a teacher at primary or second level?
- May 28, 2019, 00:00
I would love to pursue a career in teaching afterwards, but feel hopelessly confused over the different entry routes. What are my options at both prim(...)
Teachers may face fitness-to-practise complaints over social media use
- April 6, 2019, 02:00
Teachers could face fitness-to-practise complaints over “inappropriate” use of social media such as making Facebook friends with students or criticisi(...)
Ask Brian: Can I qualify abroad to become a primary teacher?
- March 5, 2019, 00:00
My daughter’s dream is to become a primary school teacher. She is in fifth year and now and her projected points score – 350 to 420 – fall well short (...)
Teachers may face ‘fitness to teach’ complaints if they do not support special needs pupils
- March 4, 2019, 00:05
Teachers who refuse to support children with special needs on foot of advice from their trade union could be subject to “fitness to teach” complaints.(...)
‘I want to work in the fitness sector. What’s the best course to do?’
- February 12, 2019, 00:00
I’d like to study a course that will get me work in the health and fitness sector which is recognised by the industry. I’m based in south Dublin and s(...)
Ask Brian: My daughter wants to teach. What’s the best entry route?
- February 5, 2019, 00:00
My daughter is studying the BA in arts at University of Limerick (her joint honours subjects are Irish and history ) and wants to teach. She’s unsure (...)
Ask Brian: Can I teach in an Irish classroom even though I qualified abroad?
- January 8, 2019, 00:00
I secured my teaching qualification abroad several years ago. I’ve since relocated to Ireland and want to teach, but have been told I need to be regis(...)