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Keep up to date with the latest news from the Education Authority

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Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 00:28

About the Education Welfare Service

Education provides young people with the opportunity to prepare for life. The Education Welfare Service (EWS) is a specialist education support service which seeks to help young people and their families get the best out of the education system.

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15/10/2018

Organisational Structure

The Education Authority’s Senior Management structure comprises five directorates and the Chief Executive’s Office.  Each Directorate is responsible for a range of services and functions.

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28/10/2018

Apply for a Further Education Award

The Education Authority offers a limited number of Further Education Awards each year for full and part-time courses for students undertaking courses up to and including Level 3.

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30/10/2018

The Music Service recently welcomed past student Dearbhail McDonald, Group Business Editor at Independent Newspapers, to its annual Prize Night, which was held at Craigavon Civic Centre in June 2018.

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09/10/2018

Schools of Sanctuary

The Schools of Sanctuary programme is an award scheme being piloted in the Urban Villages areas of Belfast and Derry/Londonderry with support from the Northern Ireland Executive’s Urban Villages Initiative, the Belfast City of Sanctuary Group and the Intercultural Education Service (IES).

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25/10/2018

Model Hospitality Policy for Schools

The Chief Executive, as Accounting Officer, is primarily responsible for ensuring that the Education Authority’s (EA) approach to the use of public funds is appropriate, prudent and used for the purposes intended.

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24/10/2018

Special Educational Needs General Information

The Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Act (Northern Ireland) 2016 will reform how children with Special Educational Needs are identified and supported.

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29/10/2018

FAQs

Here are some frequently asked questions about school meals.

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29/10/2018

Regional Advisory Group

Priorities for Youth policy mandated the establishment of a Regional Advisory Group (RAG) and the development of a 3 year Regional Youth Development Plan (RYDP) with representation from young people, voluntary organisations and other government departments assisted by the statutory partners. 

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07/11/2018

The Education Authority’s AmmA Centre has launched its annual summer series of creative workshops for young people from Armagh and the surrounding area. The AmmA Centre is a creative learning facility which provides opportunities for individuals and groups from schools, the youth sector and the community to learn new skills.

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09/10/2018

Student Finance Contact Details

Email addresses for the regional offices.

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24/10/2018

Education Authority Transitions Service

Transition is a time of change when a child, with the support of their family, makes decisions as to which path to follow as they move from educational provision to adult life.

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19/10/2018

Student Finance

Student Finance NI is a partnership between the Education Authority, the Department for the Economy and the Student Loans Company. We are responsible for processing applications for financial support for full-time higher education, part-time higher education and postgraduate courses.

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Friday, November 2, 2018 - 12:31

Useful Links

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30/10/2018

Early Professional Development

EPD sees the focus of reflection shift from thinking about teaching to thinking about learning and is designed to ensure that you continue to receive the support from within the teaching profession which is characteristic of the best practice of professional development.

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31/10/2018

About Us

EA is responsible for ensuring that efficient and effective primary and secondary education services are available to meet the needs of children and young people, and support for the provision of efficient and effective youth services.

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Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 00:29

Launch of TBUC Camps Programme 2018-19

The Executive Office, in partnership with the Education Authority, are inviting applications from groups who want to deliver a Camp under the T:BUC Camps Programme 2018/19. This is subject to funding being made available by TEO.

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17/10/2018

Supporting Young Carers

The Education Authority is proud to have been a partner in this initiative to develop a resource which is designed to help primary and post primary schools understand the needs of young carers.

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01/10/2018

Children and Young People’s Services Training Programme 2018-2019

Children and Young People’s Services in the Education Authority NI are delighted to offer a range of specialist training for teachers, classroom assistants, SENCos and parents.

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16/11/2018