John Mccamley

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Ambulance personnel striking on January 22nd at the ambulance service facility on the Davitt Road, Dublin. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Staff in the HSE’s National Ambulance Service who are members of the trade union Siptu are to ballot for strike action in a dispute over the operation(...)

Siptu said a new national children’s hospital workforce framework report would recommend  there be a ratio of 90:10 between nurses and healthcare assistants in the paediatric hospital. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The new national children’s hospital could potentially face a shortfall of almost 400 nursing posts as a result of staffing proposals to be published (...)

Many public service personnel will receive two  1%  pay rises this year as well as an incremental increase as they moved up their scale

Any move by the Government to “recalibrate” the current public service pay deal will be resisted wholeheartedly, Siptu, the country’s largest union, h(...)

 The move effectively reverses a previous Government decision that such an incremental credit arrangement should only apply to nurses who graduated in 2016 and not to those who finished their degrees in the years between 2011 and 2015. FIle photograph: Frank Miller

Nurses who graduated between 2011 and 2015 are to receive a pay boost of more than €1,000 after the Government agreed to restore incremental credit fo(...)

John McCamley of Siptu blamed senior Health Service Executive (HSE) management for the failure of last-minute talks on Friday. Photograph: Alan Betson

Staff at the National Ambulance Service control centre in Tallaght are to begin industrial action today in a row over pay and staffing levels. The a(...)