Controlled (nursery, primary, special, secondary and grammar schools) are under the management of the schools Board of Governors and the employing authority is the Education Authority (EA).
The Controlled Schools’ Support Council (CSSC) is a non-statutory body, providing services in supporting and representing the controlled education sector.
Maintained (nursery, primary, special and secondary) are under the management of the Board of Governors and the employing authority is the Council for Catholic Maintained Schools (CCMS).
Other Maintained Schools
Primary, special and secondary.
Voluntary (grammar) and Integrated Schools
Each of these schools is under the management of a Board of Governors.
Institutions of Further and Higher Education
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