Interested in becoming a Primary Inspector with the Department of Education and Skills? The Public Appointments Service launched a recruitment competition for Primary Inspectors on 10 May. The closing date for applications is 30 May 2019 at 3PM. Full details available here.
A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. This issue examines how digital learning can be incorporated into the SSE process. It also reports on some of the early learning from the School Excellence Fund – Step-Up Initiative and, how a school might move through the investigation phase when the area of focus relates to Junior Cycle. It’s available here.
The Department of Education and Skills is conducting an online survey to learn more about how the school self-evaluation process is progressing in schools. We’re interested in hearing from principals and other school leaders, teachers, parents and members of boards of management. To access the survey click here.
A revised checklist for Boards of Management has recently been uploaded to the site. It is available here.
A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. This issue examines how the SSE process and DEIS action planning are inextricably linked. It also considers what ‘generally effective practice’ is and how you might work on it to reach the effective practice described in Looking at Our School. It’s available here.