Teaching Appointments Scheme

The Scheme sets out the policy and procedures for the recruitment and selection of all teaching staff employed by controlled schools in Northern Ireland.

Teaching Appointments Scheme

The Teaching Appointments Scheme was approved by the Board of the Education Authority on 28 January 2016 and replaces the transitional scheme with effect from the 1 February 2016.

The Scheme document is available to be downloaded.

Controlled schools should ensure that all recruitment exercises undertaken to appoint teachers, vice principals or principals to controlled schools, are conducted in line with the procedure as outlined within the scheme.

Any queries regarding the scheme should be addressed in the first instance to the appropriate locality recruitment team.

Scheme for the Management of Controlled Schools

The Scheme for the Management of Controlled Schools was approved by the Board of the Education Authority on 28 January 2016 and replaces the transitional scheme with effect from the 1 February 2016. The Scheme document is available to download.Any queries regarding the scheme should be addressed in the first instance to the appropriate HR Section.

Last updated: 05/02/2020