Education publications

IMPACT guide to special needs assistants’ superannuation scheme (November 2013)

This outline guide is for the general information of members. The full details of the scheme are available on the Department of Education and Skills website and the detailed documents there are definitive in determining benefits and eligibility. This scheme applies to staff who were first employed in the public service prior to the 1st January 2013.



IMPACT’s Education division launched its Head space booklet on Wednesday (8th October), a guide to mental health and services aimed at second level students.



Education Divisional ReportDivisional Report 2011 –  2013

The Divisional Report is created every two years after the divisional conference. It provides an overview of the people working in the division and they issues they face.


Submission to Oireachtas committee on SNA’s – 9th October 2013

Children with special needs are losing out because of the growing casualisation of the role of classroom-based special needs assistants (SNAs) according to IMPACT trade union.