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Latest Circulars

ID Title Download
0016/2017 Statutory Requirements for the Retrospective Vetting of... 
            download Statutory Requirements for the Retrospective Vetting of teaching staff, non-teaching staff and others
0016/2017 Statutory Requirements for the Retrospective Vetting of... 
            download Statutory Requirements for the Retrospective Vetting of teaching staff, non-teaching staff and others - Frequently Asked Questions
0012/2017 Education and Training Boards Approved Allocation of Te... 
            download Education and Training Boards Approved Allocation of Teaching Posts (2017/2018 School Year)
0012/2017 Community & Comprehensive Schools Approved Allocation o... 
            download Community & Comprehensive Schools Approved Allocation of Teaching Posts (2017/2018 School Year)
0012/2017 Voluntary Secondary Schools Approved Allocation of Teac... 
            download Voluntary Secondary Schools Approved Allocation of Teaching Posts (2017/2018 School Year)

Latest Forms

ID Title Download
Grant Aid Grant Aid - Claim form for the payment 2017 
            download Grant Aid - Claim form for the payment 2017
Home Tuition (HT12) Home Tuition - Maternity related absence scheme 2016 - ... 
            download Home Tuition - Maternity related absence scheme 2016 - Payment claim form (HT12)
Home Tuition (HT13) Home Tuition - Maternity related absence scheme 2017 - ... 
            download Home Tuition - Maternity related absence scheme 2017 - Payment claim form (HT13)
Home Tuition (HTSEN1) Home Tuition - Application Form - Pupils with Special E... 
            download Home Tuition - Application Form - Pupils with Special Educational Needs (HTSEN1)
ISL Irish Sign Language (ISL) - Application for the Payment... 
            download Irish Sign Language (ISL) - Application for the Payment of an Educational Grant - (Parents) 2016/17)