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Category Archives: State Schools

Break remuneration for Learning Support Educators

October 19, 2021 at 3:30 pm

Break remuneration for Learning Support Educators

The MUT discussed the situation regarding the 15-mins break of LSEs assigned to one-to one students. It was agreed that the same arrangements adopted last year shall remain in force whereby the 15 mins break of all LSEs assigned to one-to-one students shall be remunerated. If an LSE requests, instead, that s/he takes the allocated […]

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Bypassing attempt of the directive on School Development Plans – objection

October 19, 2021 at 3:28 pm

Bypassing attempt of the directive on School Development Plans – objection

The MUT has protested with the Ministry on its attempt to bypass the directive on SDPs. A circular issued in the past days gave fresh instructions to colleges and schools regarding the SDP process which is to be followed by college personnel together with schools. These instructions ignored the directive in force. The union would […]

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Updates on MUT directives related to laptops issue – State and Church

October 13, 2021 at 4:24 pm

Updates on MUT directives related to laptops issue – State and Church

Following recent developments, whereby the Ministry for Education shall be distributing 2000 laptops to educators, the MUT is suspending the directives issued for members in State schools on attendance and COPE whilst it is keeping the directive on the ticking of LOs. The MUT expects that the Ministry proceeds with the next consignments of laptops […]

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New Directive on School Development Programmes

October 13, 2021 at 4:22 pm

New Directive on School Development Programmes

The MUT has communicated with the Ministry for Education and is objecting about the re-introduction of SDPs in schools without consultation. The re-introduction was announced through a letter circular issued to schools, which provided tight timeframes whilst it did not take into consideration the pandemic circumstances within which schools are still operating. To this effect, […]

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Update on the distribution of new Laptops

October 11, 2021 at 9:59 am

Update on the distribution of new Laptops

The MUT is informed that the procurement process for new laptops for educators in Church schools is complete and new laptops shall be distributed shortly. The replacement of laptops has been discussed for months and the union is satisfied that the Church Secretariat, together with respective Church schools, managed to get through the complicated process […]

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Ilment quddiem il-Gvern ċentrali dwar deċiżjoni tal-Kunsill Lokali ta’ Ħal Tarxien u l-aġir tas-Sindku tal-lokalità

October 8, 2021 at 11:10 am

Ilment quddiem il-Gvern ċentrali dwar deċiżjoni tal-Kunsill Lokali ta’ Ħal Tarxien u l-aġir tas-Sindku tal-lokalità

L-MUT ressqet ilment formali quddiem il-Gvern ċentrali, u kif ukoll infurmat lill-Ministeru tal-Edukazzjoni, dwar aġir inaċċettabbli tas-Sindku ta’ Ħal Tarxien fil-konfront tal-edukaturi li jgħallmu fl-iskejjel fl-istess żona. Dan wara li l-Kunsill Lokali ddeċieda li żona li fiha kien isir parkeġġ mill-edukaturi u ħaddiema oħra tittieħed u minflok il-parkeġġ qed ikun riservat għal min jidhirlu l-istess […]

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Break Supervision of LSEs in Primary

September 30, 2021 at 3:41 pm

Break Supervision of LSEs in Primary

The MUT held discussions with the Ministry about reported changes to supervision of LSEs in primary. MUT made its objections to the ministry as changes which were being implemented were not in line with existing practices. The ministry agreed to keep existing practices in place.

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