Teachers face having their sick leave slashed

Teachers face having their sick leave slashed

Sick leave entitlements of primary and secondary school teachers are to be slashed from 365 days over four years to a maximum of 183 days.

Sick leave entitlements of primary and secondary school teachers are to be slashed from 365 days over four years to a maximum of 183 days over four years following a directive issued by the Department of Education, bringing them into line with those of other public servants.

Changes to teachers' sick leave comes as a result of Labour Court recommendations in July 2012 that were to be implemented in January of this year, but will now come...

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