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Superintendent for the Certificate Examinations

FAO Applicants for the position of Superintendent at the 2020 Certificate Examination

Applications are now being invited for the position of Superintendent at the 2020 Certificate Examinations.

It is now mandatory that all those undertaking the position of superintendent for the 2020 examinations and subsequent years are registered on the Register of Teachers maintained by the Teaching Council. Those who are not registered with the Teaching Council at this time, are advised to apply immediately to the Council for registration. Once registration has been completed they may then submit their application form at which point it will be consider by the SEC for a place on the reserve panel.

The registration process, which includes a process of Garda Vetting, may take 6-8 weeks once all the required documentation has been provided to the Teaching Council. It will be each applicants own responsibility to comply with this requirement and the State Examinations Commission accepts no liability for teacher registration fees or for any applicant’s inability to meet the registration and vetting requirements within the specified timeframe.

For administration reasons the SEC now requires that all applicants for positions at the 2020 exams to provide their registration details to the SEC with their application not later than 20th March 2020. Information on the registration process, including details of registration fees is available on the Teaching Council's website

The State Examinations Commission will also prioritise applications from unemployed and substitute teachers for appointment to the position of superintendent subject to the volume and profile of applications received for superintending positions for the 2020 examinations. All applicants must meet the conditions for appointment. Decisions on appointments will be based on the information supplied by applicants at the time of application.

Training will be provided to all new appointees.

EXTENDED closing date for receipt of applications in the SEC is now the 20th March 2020

Superintendent Application Form 2020

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State Examinations Commission
Co. Westmeath,
N37 TP65.

State Examinations Commission, Cornamaddy, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, N37 TP65. Tel: 090-644 2700 Fax: 090-644 2744 Email us: Click here link to the Contact Form
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