I am a post-primary teacher and I have commenced PQE prior to 1 September 2016 but have not completed all my hours. What are my options?

You have the following options:

1. Complete Droichead if employed for 200 hours or more in an eligible setting in a school participating in Droichead or

2. Complete PQE in a school participating in Droichead if employed for less than 200 hours in an eligible setting or

3. Complete PQE in an eligible setting in a school not participating in Droichead or

4. Complete PQE in a combination of 2 and 3 above.

I am a post-primary teacher who commenced PQE prior to 1 September 2016 but have not completed all my hours. Do I still have to complete the induction workshop programme?

If you complete PQE then you must complete your induction workshop programme. However, if you complete the Droichead process the induction workshop programme will not be a requirement.

I am a post-primary teacher who has completed PQE. Do I still have to comlted the inductio workshop programme?

If you completed PQE then you must complete your induction workshop programme.

How do I notify the Teaching Council of completion of PQE?

To remove the condition of PQE from your registration, you should submit a fully completed Form B to the Teaching Council. This can be downloaded from the website here.