The National Induction Programme for Teachers (NIPT) will host a Droichead Information Seminar in Carrick-on-Shannon Education Centre on Tuesday 16th of January 2018 from 12.30-1.30pm.
The seminar, aimed at principals who would like to offer the Droichead process, will provide information on
· NIPT/ Induction
· The Droichead Policy & Process
· Getting started
Please find below the timelines for the incremental growth of Droichead in post-primary schools. Schools in any category may opt in to Droichead in any of these years, if they so wish, prior to the dates set out below:
Dates Post-Primary Schools
2017/2018 Droichead the route of induction for NQTs in SEN settings or in large post-primary schools of 700 or more students
2018/2019 Droichead the route of induction for NQTs in SEN settings and in large post-primary schools with 400 or more students
2019/2020 Droichead the route of induction for NQTs in SEN settings and in post-primary schools with 200 or more students
2020/2021 Droichead the route of induction for all post-primary NQTs
Tea, coffee and sandwiches will be provided before the seminar from 12-12.30pm.
As this is a short seminar, sub-cover will not be provided.