Entries by NABMSE Admin

GDPR for Schools – New Website

NABMSE is pleased to announce that the interactive resource on GDPR for schools is now available at www.gdpr4schools.ie.  This resource sets out to be an overview of the GDPR for primary and post-primary schools.  The project has been a collaborative model with the other management bodies and supported by the DES. The structure of the […]

NABMSE holds well attended GDPR training on Thursday 26th April 2018

In anticipation of the introduction of GDPR on the 25th May 2018, NABMSE organised a detailed training session in Tullamore Court Hotel on Thursday 26th April 2018. The seminar was delivered by Brian and Marianne Matthews of Millett & Matthews Solicitors.  Over 140 delegates attended on the day, including representatives from the Department of Education […]

NABMSE to appear at the Joint Oireachtas Committee on substitution, recruitment and retention of teachers

The next meeting of the Joint Committee on Education and Skills is due to take place on Tuesday, 20th February 2018 at 4.00 p.m. in Committee Room 3. Agenda The apparent shortage of substitute teachers throughout the State and issues related to the recruitment and retention of teachers. [Representatives from Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI); Irish National Teachers’ Organisation […]

Important Update published on Retrospective Vetting

The Department of Education and Skills has been informed that on 20 December 2017, the Minister for Justice and Equality signed new regulations extending the deadline for retrospective vetting to 30 April 2018. This update was published on the DES website on 22 December 2017. Further information will issue in early January and update will […]

NABMSE Conference Mullingar 2017

The NABMSE 2017 Conference was a resounding success as evidenced by our evaluation forms. Éilis Dillon, Chairperson, outlined the previous years work and the organisation’s aspirations for the future.   Marian Foy (Holy Family School ) and Andrea Hughes (NABMSE), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.   Elaine Benson Ryan (Red Hill School), Marie […]

New NEPS Critical Incident Templates for Schools

NEPS have just created some Critical Incident resources in Word format for use by schools. these are based on the new guidelines already available on the Department of Education and Skills website. To access all Guidelines and templates, please click here