Archive for public servce agreement

Pressure on lecturers over Croke Park deal

Posted in Governance and administration with tags , , on 7 March 2011 by Steve

“University lecturers have defended their continued opposition to the Croke Park agreement after reports that the Department of Education is to impose pay cuts on more than 2,000 members unless they back the deal …” (more)

[Sean Flynn, Irish Times, 7 March]

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Lecturers protest over Croke Park deal

Posted in Governance and administration, Legal issues with tags , on 24 January 2011 by Steve

“More than 200 university and institute of technology lecturers met in Dublin on Saturday to protest against the implementation of the Croke Park agreement in third-level institutions. The group, which met in the Gresham Hotel, is seeking to protect the right of academics to permanency and tenure until retirement age …” (more)

[Joanne Hunt, Irish Times, 24 January]

Teacher unions to hold second ballot on reform deal

Posted in Governance and administration with tags , , on 24 January 2011 by Steve

“Secondary teacher unions are to reballot members on the Croke Park agreement after the Department of Education clarified aspects of the deal …” (more)

[Seán Flynn, Irish Times, 24 January]