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English Language Teachers:  Unite has positive meeting with Patrick King

Union will be making submission to mediator Government decision reflects power of collective action January 14th: Trade union Unite, which organises English Language Teachers, today (Monday) welcomed the decision by Higher Education Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor to appoint former ASTI … Continue reading

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Grafton College closure: Teachers occupy premises, ask to speak to Minister

Occupation follows snap closure leaving teachers owed month’s wages Unite expresses support for workers’ decision Trade union Unite, which represents English Language Teachers, this evening (Monday 3 December) expressed support and understanding for the decision by teachers employed by Grafton … Continue reading

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Grafton College: Unite English Language Teachers to hold protest this evening

Teachers owed a month’s pay following sudden closure Case highlights need to fast-track legislation to protect teachers and students December 3rd: Members and supporters of Unite’s English Language Teacher branch will be holding a protest outside Grafton College (Harbour House, … Continue reading

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Unite to meet with workers tomorrow following snap closure of Grafton College

23 teachers left unpaid by English Language school December 2nd: Unite, which represents English Language Teachers, will be meeting with teachers at Grafton College tomorrow (Monday 3 December), following the snap closure of the college.  23 teachers, including a number … Continue reading

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English Language Teachers left behind by QQI Bill

‘Learner Protection Fund’ should be matched by ‘Teacher Protection Fund’ following LanLearn debacle July 24th:  Unite today said that the Qualification and Quality Assurance (Education and Training) (Amendment) Bill published by Higher Education Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor leaves English Language … Continue reading

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