Education Legislation Act 2016

19 New section 91O inserted (Employment-based trainee teaching positions)

After section 91N, insert:

91O Employment-based trainee teaching positions

(1)

On receipt of a request from the board of a school, the Secretary may, by written notice to the board, establish an employment-based trainee teaching position for the school.

(2)

Despite any provision to the contrary in this Act or in the State Sector Act 1988, the board of a school for which an employment-based trainee teaching position has been established may appoint only an employment-based trainee teacher to the position.