Ancillary Services Grant

Description

This grant is intended to assist those primary schools that have not been provided with secretarial and caretaking assistance under the 1978/1979 schemes, under which certain schools receive the benefit of a full-time secretary or caretaker whose salary is fully funded by the Department.

How to Apply

Payments are co-ordinated and paid electronically through a Central Funds Unit in March each year to cover the financial year January to December.

Circular 0081/2016 - Revision of Pay Rates in 2017 for Grant funded School Secretaries, Caretakers and Cleaners employed by the Boards of Management of Voluntary Secondary Schools in the Free Education Scheme and Associated increases in Grant funding for same

Circular 0080/2016 - Revision of Pay Rates in 2017 for School Secretaries, Caretakers and Cleaners employed by the Boards of Management of Recognised Primary Schools using Ancillary Services Grant funding and Revised Rates of Ancillary Services Grant

Circular 0077/2015 - Revision of Pay Rates from 1 January 2016 for Grant funded School Secretaries, Caretakers and Cleaners employed by the Boards of Management of Voluntary Secondary Schools in the Free Education Scheme and Associated increases in Grant funding for same

Circular 0076/2015 - Revision of Pay Rates from 1 January 2016 for School Secretaries, Caretakers and Cleaners employed by the Boards of Management of Recognised Primary Schools using Ancillary Services Grant funding and Revised Rates of Ancillary Services Grant

Circular 0031/2007 - Improvements to the Ancillary Services Grant (Secretarial & Caretaking Services).

Contact

Email:sdfinfo@education.gov.ie

Address: Department of Education and Skills, Schools Division Financial, Cornmaddy, Athlone, Co Westmeath

Phone: (090) 648 3971