Procedures for the Approval of Principals, Teachers and SNAs

After interview, the Chairperson of the Board of Management must seek the approval of the Patron for the appointment of a principal and of a teacher – permanent and fixed-term – before a post can be offered to a teacher (page 46, Constitution of Boards and Rules of Procedure, DES, 2011)

To obtain the required approval, the Chairperson can submit details of the appointment by email or by post to the Education Secretariat; using the appropriate form. 

Forms can be downloaded by clicking the relevant heading: