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Secondary Level Teaching in Ireland

Registering to teach in Ireland

In order to be eligible to teach in the majority of schools in Ireland teachers need to register with the Teaching Council – how to register.

Since 2006, Garda Vetting is a requirement for all new teachers. As part of the process of registration, the Teaching Council will seek the vet for new teachers – find out more.

Teacher Union

INTO - Primary Teachers
. TUI - Second Level Teachers
ASTI - Second level Teachers
IPPN - Irish Primary Principals
NAPD - National Assoc of Principals
..........& Vice Principals

Qualifications to Teach

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Qualifications required to teach at post primary level are set out on the
following link to the Teaching Council Website

Teacher Salary Scales

The latest Teacher Salary Scales can be viewed on the Department of Education Website or on most of the Teacher Union websites

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