Working as Substitute?

Welcome change to abatement rules   Earlier this year the Department of Education issued Circular 3/2021 which stated that the first 50 days worked by a retired teacher, in a calendar year, would not impact on the retiree’s pension. However, the circular stated...

Pension Increase 1 October

The current pay agreement Building Momentum provided for a 1% increase in public service pay and pensions from 1 October last. This increase, inclusive of back-pay from October 1st, has been applied to pensions issued on 11 November. Under the Building Momentum...

Just Retired?

Now that you have finally left teaching, we in RTAI would like to wish you many years of happy, fulfilled and active retirement. We would be delighted if you would join 10,000 fellow members and avail of all the activities and services we have to offer.   You can...

Comhar Linn Crossword No. 5

Some readers have pointed out an error in the crossword printed on the back page of the recent Comhnasc. We are sorry for this error. However, Comhar Linn have kindly provided an amended version which can be downloaded here. Best of luck to all our regular competition...

Head Office re-Opening

RTAI Head Office has now re-opened after the summer break. Telephone queries may be made on 01-245 4130. Please call in the morning where possible.  Email queries may be made at info@rtaireland.ie Billy Sheehan may be contacted at generalsecretary@rtairteland.ie...

Wizard of Words – Barnados Vacancies

Wizard of Words Vacancy for four project workers Wizards of Words (WoW) is a school-based reading initiative developed by Barnardos. It is a targeted intergenerational paired reading programme whose purpose is to improve children’s overall reading achievement....