Sick Leave

Sick Leave Scheme for Special Needs Assistants employed in recognised primary and post primary schools

Sick Leave may be granted to a Special Needs Assistant who is unable to perform his/her duties because of illness or injury.

For further information, please refer to Circular 0060/2019 titled ”Sick Leave Scheme for Special Needs Assistants employed in Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools”. Please also see Information Note 010/2020 titled ‘Partial Return to Work for Special Needs Assistants employed in Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools - 2020/21 School Year’