At a meeting of the Teachers’ Negotiating Committee on Tuesday 28 April 2020, Management Side and the Northern Ireland Teachers’ Council formally ratified an agreement to resolve the long running industrial dispute of teachers’ pay and workload.
The Department of Education wishes to inform you that it has made the attached Notice which makes modifications to Article 58(1)(a) of the Education and Libraries (NI) Order 1986 and comes into operation on 25 April 2020.
Performance measures / NI entitlement framework qualifications accreditation number (NIEFQAN) file 2020.
Information in the form of infographics may be accessed via the links below. The information, drawn from the annual school census exercise, relates to numbers and characteristics of pupils at each school in the relevant academic year.
The purpose of this statistical bulletin is to provide results of the annual data collection relating to the uptake of school meals in Northern Ireland schools in 2018/19.
Application form for retirement benefits
Oral Statement from Peter Weir MLA Minister of Education on alternative awarding arrangements for summer 2020 examinations (GSCE, AS and A level - 16 April 2020
The tables listed provide summary data gathered as part of the school census, at Northern Ireland level. Some of the tables relate to 2019/20 data, while others show a series over time.
Guidance on Vulnerable Children and Young People - 10 April 2020
Letter from Minister on Safer Schools app
Joint Ministerial statement on emergency childcare provision
Covid-19: Schools open on Thursday, 9 April 2020
Cancellation of The Temporary Modification of Education Duties (No. 2) Notice (Northern Ireland) 2020
Duties in Relation to Special Educational Needs
At a meeting of the Teachers’ Negotiating Committee (TNC) on Wednesday 8 April 2020, and following receipt of the appropriate approvals from the Department of Education and the Department of Finance, a formal offer was submitted to the Northern Ireland Teaching Council (
Covid-19: Schools open on Wednesday, 8 April 2020
Letter from Minister - Vulnerable children and young people – continued provision of education - 8 April 2020
Covid-19: Schools open on Tuesday, 7 April 2020
The purpose of this Pension Notice is to advise of contingency arrangements for submitting TP4s during the current COVID-19 situation.
Covid-19: Schools open on Monday, 6 April 2020