Dáil Issues

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Dáil Issues, Education, Local Issues, Oral Questions


To ask the Minister for Education and Skills his plans to address the accommodation crisis at a school (details supplied) which is forcing the preschool childcare facility to seek alternative premises. (Details Supplied) Holywell Educate Together

The Deputy will be aware, from previous questions and correspondence concerning the specific preschool to which the Deputy refers, that the prior approval of the Minister should have been sought, for the preschool, in order that the overall needs of the school could be accommodated.
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Dáil Issues, Education, National, Topical Questions

Dáil Debates, Education, Human Rights, National

Dáil Issues, Education, Oral Questions


DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Education and Skills (Deputy Richard Bruton)
by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 01/03/2017
To ask the Minister for Education and Skills his views on the rise of precarious employment and short term contracts in higher education.

In May 2016 I welcomed the publication of the Report of the Chair of the Expert Group on Fixed Term and Part-Time issues in Lecturing in Ireland. The Report contains a number of recommendations that will assist in addressing concerns raised about the level of part-time and fixed-term employment in lecturing in the third level sector.
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