Applicants must be qualified teachers presently employed or about to be employed as learning support teachers, resource teachers for travellers or teachers working with special educational needs in mainstream primary or post-primary schools, special classes, special units/schools and other relevant settings. Application is via a circular which is issued to all schools by the Department of Education and Skills.
Months of entry
The programme is supported by the Department of Education and Skills (DES) and provides a recognised qualification for teachers working in the area of special educational needs and learning support in mainstream and special settings. Programme fees are paid by the DES. The programme is delivered by a core team supported by a cohort of associate lecturers with a range of experience and expertise.
Fees and funding
The programme is supported by the Department of Education and Skills www.education.ie.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Andrea Higgins
- +353 (0)91 49 5136