Third Level Staff – Rehiring of retired staff

Posted in Governance and administration on April 16th, 2016 by steve

IrelandClare Daly (Dublin Fingal, United Left): To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if she is satisfied as to the legal permissibility and enforceability of a third level institute enforcing a reduction in the pay of rehired retired staff to an arbitrary level on foot of non-binding written advice from the Higher Education Authority but in the absence of a circular from her advising as to the appropriate level at which such staff should be paid; whether, in the absence of a public sector union agreement as to the appropriate pay level for such staff, she will direct the authority to rescind its advice …” (more)

[Dáil Written answers, 14 April]

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Higher Education Institutions Staff: Part-time Teaching in Retirement

Posted in Governance and administration on November 5th, 2015 by steve

IrelandFinian McGrath (Dublin North Central, Independent): To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if the embargo on third level teachers returning to teach part-time still exists; and if she will make a statement on the matter …” (more)

[Dáil written answers, 3 November]

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Third Level Staff Issues: Retired Staff

Posted in Governance and administration on November 14th, 2013 by steve

Kevin Humphreys: To ask the Minister for Education and Skills further to Parliamentary Question No. 48 of 15 October 2013 and the answer received from the Higher Education Authority, of the 46 Academic staff, if he will provide a breakdown by institution; and if he will make a statement on the matter …” (more)

[Dáil written answers, 12 November]

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Retired third-level staff

Posted in Governance and administration on October 16th, 2013 by steve

Deputy Kevin Humphreys asked the Minister for Education and Skills the circumstances in which it is permitted for academic staff in third level institutions to return to paid teaching duties following retirement; the oversight mechanism there is; if these staff continue to draw their occupational pension while being employed on the double …” (more)

[Dáil Éireann Written Answers, 15 October]

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Education staff only returning for exams

Posted in Governance and administration on May 17th, 2012 by steve

“… As well as teachers of Leaving and Junior Certificate classes, some recently retired third-level staff are also seeing out the academic year with their students. Academics and other third-level staff who returned to their old jobs immediately after retiring are being paid at one-fifth their old salary …” (more)

[Katherine Donnelly, Independent, 17 May]

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