The health and safety section provides advice and guidance to Education Authority (EA) employees, Governors, and Principals on the execution of their responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work (NI) Order 1978.
Information and resources are provided for school Governors, Principals, Designated Teachers/Deputy Designated Teachers and for all EA staff including those with designated safeguarding responsibilities to support them in safeguarding children and young people.
Facilities Management Department has responsibility for the provision of the Education Authority’s frontline services across Building Maintenance, Catering, Premises Management, Cleaning Services, Grounds Maintenance, Quality, Safety, Health & Environment.
Supports the Department of Education (DE) funded nurture groups in primary schools across the Education Authority (EA) and manages the Nurture in Education Programme across all education sectors and phases.
Honours are given to people from all walks of life and across every section of society who have made a difference to their community. There are several different types of award, each one recognising a different type of contribution.
The Creative Schools Programme is a programme led by the Education Authority and funded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery Funds, in partnership with the Urban Villages Initiative.