On Air Now Declan Meehan 10:00am - Noon Email
Now Playing East Coast FM Morning Show Download

Schools Struggle To Find Substitute Teachers.

Primary schools couldn't find a replacement substitute teacher in almost a third of cases in the first two weeks of November.

Primary schools couldn't find a replacement substitute teacher in almost a third of cases in the first two weeks of November.
The Irish National Teachers Organisation says its survey found sub teachers were required to fill nearly 12,000 days over the period.
It's calling for an immediate review of public health measures to address what it says are soaring transmission levels.
INTO General Secretary, John Boyle, says a number of actions can be taken in the short term:
 

More from East Coast FM Wicklow News

Later...

Co Wicklow Weather

  • Bray

    Sunny intervals

    High: 8°C | Low: 2°C

  • Wicklow

    Sunny intervals

    High: 9°C | Low: 3°C

  • Arklow

    Light rain shower

    High: 8°C | Low: 2°C

  • Blessington

    Heavy rain shower

    High: 7°C | Low: 1°C

  • Baltinglass

    Light rain shower

    High: 8°C | Low: 1°C

Listen Live Listen