Teachers: Unions criticise minimum wage internship

Two teaching unions have strongly criticised a minimum wage internship for teachers run by Stranmillis University College.

Two teaching unions have strongly criticised a minimum wage internship for teachers run by Stranmillis University College.

The college is currently offering two "graduate internships" at Dundonald Primary School in Belfast.

They are paid at a rate of £7.70 per hour.

The posts are for recently qualified teachers only and involve five days work in the school per week throughout the 2019-20 school year.

The NASUWT said the scheme should be suspended immediately, while...
source: BBC

2019-04-18 12:23
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