ELT Branch Statement

Following two extensive branch meetings and further consultation with our members, we wish to convey the following. The Unite ELT branch states that: Schools must communicate clearly and immediately with teachers in writing about their employment situation and pay. Teachers must also be given weekly updates in writing on this matter. Teachers must not be [...]


Covid-19 – School Closures Information

Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in thePublic Interest) Bill 2020 20/03/20 BRANCH MEETING Today ELT Unite is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Branch Member MotionsTime: Mar 19, 2020 15:00 - 16:00 PM Please check your spam filters for an email from the branch. We will be discussing a document [...]


Delfin Strike Update

ELT Unite Delfin Strike- Today with Sean O'Rourke - October 15th 2019 Since 2018 our members have tried to engage with Delfin with regard to their terms and conditions of employment and they have genuine concerns. They just want somebody to go in with a professional face on and be able to put forward their [...]


Delfin English Language Teachers Strike

Delfin dispute escalates, English Language Teachers strike! Full-day stoppage follows management’s refusal of collective bargaining. Trade union Unite, which represents all teachers working in Delfin English School, will picket the school Delfin Dublin from  09.00 hrs to 18.00 hrs  October 7th.  The escalation of this dispute follows repeated attempts by Unite to engage with management in a bid to [...]


ELT Unite joins the Global Climate Strike

Students and teachers all over the world are joining again together to fight the existential threat that faces us. The ELT unite branch would like to kindly facilitate you in teaching your students with our free lesson plan. Earth Strike lesson plan Don't forget to join the protests. Follow us on Instagram @eltunite and perhaps [...]

JLC Branch Meeting, Saturday February 15th

For information about what a Joint Labour Committee is then click here. Also visit our press section for more information. If you are an English Language Teacher the please also take the time to complete our the following survey in advance of the Joint Labour Committee. Thank you in advance. ELT Unite Joint Labour Committee [...]

IBAT and Delfin Strike

Pickets continue today at Delfin English School while members in IBAT have also voted to take industrial action and will be holding a series of one-hour stoppages with the potential for escalation if issues in dispute are not resolved. Teachers at Delfin have been taking strike action from  November 11th to November 15th  and will continue [...]