The Irish National Teachers Organisation (INTO) is to primary school teachers across Donegal in the lead up to a ballot on industrial action.

INTO members voted earlier this week to reject the Public Service Stability Agreement (PSSA).

Following a meeting of the INTO’s Central Executive Committee to discuss the recent ballot on new entrant pay. It was agreed that the union would consult with members over the next month, in the lead up to a ballot on industrial action.
 
INTO president Joe Killeen said; "We will be holding meetings with members across Donegal to understand our members views, primary school teachers who contribute so much to their local communities and ask only for equal pay for equal work.
 
"We will also be meeting with the Department of Education and Skills to discuss the implications of our ballot result. Following that period, INTO will initiate a ballot on industrial action.”
 
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