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Category Archives: Sixth Form

Meeting for members at Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School

December 17, 2020 at 9:41 am

Meeting for members at Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School

The MUT is holding an online meeting for MUT members at the Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School. This is being held on Friday 18th December at 4pm. Registration is required in order to attend the online meeting – deadline to register is noon on the same day and link will be sent before the meeting. […]

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Urgent meeting requested regarding Higher Secondary

October 12, 2020 at 3:37 pm

Urgent meeting requested regarding Higher Secondary

The MUT requested an urgent meeting with the Education Minister regarding the implementation of protocols at the Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary. The MUT received information that measures are not yet in place, including measures on social distance and hygiene. The union is concerned about the false reassurances that were provided to educators and students whilst […]

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Higher Secondary contact tracing rule unacceptable

September 25, 2020 at 5:01 pm

Higher Secondary contact tracing rule unacceptable

The MUT has communicated with the Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School Head of School to object about the direction provided in a daily video regarding contact tracing. The MUT stated that with the new rules, the higher secondary can be compared to an Alcatraz prison since it will be locking everyone inside the premises with […]

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MUT’s reaction about the revised MASTEC syllabi, mitigation measures are a joke

September 9, 2020 at 3:56 pm

MUT’s reaction about the revised MASTEC syllabi, mitigation measures are a joke

Following the publication of the ‘revised’ syllabi from MATSEC, it is evident that MATSEC is forging ahead with old syllabi without taking any considerations of the present situation. MATSEC syllabi determine what happens in secondary schools. This shall effectively mean that the mitigation measures being planned for the next scholastic year cannot be implemented effectively. […]

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No health protocols for post-secondary state, church and independent schools

September 4, 2020 at 12:02 pm

No health protocols for post-secondary state, church and independent schools

In the current rush to issue health protocols and implementation documents, the MUT has highlighted to the Ministry for Education and Employment that the respective authorities have forgotten the issue of health protocols for Higher Secondary, Gozo Sixth form, GEM 16+ ALP+, Church Sixth Forms and Independent Schools Sixth Forms. This is leaving a vacuum […]

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Agreement on Post Secondary

October 3, 2019 at 11:10 am

Agreement on Post Secondary

The MUT has a scheduled meeting with MEDE regarding the commencement of negotiations on agreements for Post Secondary. The Union has extended the feedback period until Friday 4th October 2019 as communicated HERE. The Union shall be updating members about these negotiations accordingly.

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Higher Secondary Inquiry

October 3, 2019 at 11:07 am

Higher Secondary Inquiry

The MUT is informed about the outcome of an inquiry that was requested some months ago regarding the running of the Higher Secondary in Naxxar (LINK). Members at the school were also updated directly by the respective Director General. The MUT is now in contact with the respective directorate to ensure that recommendations presented by […]

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MUT looks forward to continue collaborating with MATSEC

October 3, 2019 at 10:49 am

MUT looks forward to continue collaborating with MATSEC

The MUT expressed its appreciation for the work carried out by Prof Frank Ventura as the chairperson of MATSEC. Prof Ventura was always understanding of the MUT’s stands and was very respectful towards the work carried out by the Union even when there were different positions between the two entities. It is hoped that his […]

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Directive on Co-ordinators’ duties

October 3, 2019 at 10:47 am

Directive on Co-ordinators’ duties

Co-ordinators at Sixth Forms shall refrain from organising CoPE sessions as this is beyond their duties. Any undue pressure needs to be reported to the MUT through the usual channels.

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MUT invites members in Post-Secondary Sixth Forms to provide feedback in preparation for a new agreement

June 27, 2019 at 12:35 pm

MUT invites members in Post-Secondary Sixth Forms to provide feedback in preparation for a new agreement

As announced previously, MUT shall be negotiating a new agreement (the first of its kind) for post-secondary institutions (Higher Secondary, Gozo Sixth Form, GEM16+, ALP +, St Aloysius Sixth Form and De La Salles Sixth Form) and is hereby inviting members to submit their feedback/suggestions and other relevant information through the dedicated form being produced. […]

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