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NOTICE FOR RETIRED PHYSICS/SCIENCE TEACHERS

The Head of the Department of Geography in Blackrock College has contacted RSTA requesting us to let our members know of an opportunity for jobs on a short course he is organsing for March 2020.  Click on the link for further details: Physics_and_Science_.pdf

The Autumn 2019 issue of the RSTA Newsletter is now available at the link and below and members will receive their copies in the post. Newsletter_September_2019.pdf

"Ce Mise",  a recently published novel by RSTA  member Sean Mac Sheáin-Mac Eochaidh, tells the story of Trevor Acton, a sergeant in Arm Shasana who was present in Kilmainham Gaol in Easter week 1916.  Published by Coisceim the book is available in Book Centres in Waterford, Kilkenny, Wexford, Belfast and Dingle.

Ce_mise_cover.pdf

 

September 2018 Newsletter has been circulated. You may read/download a copy under the News/Newsletters Menu or click on the link:  Newsletter_Sep_2018.pdf

Alliance Update September 2018

Read the report at the link below:

Report from the Alliance of Retired Public Servants

Annual Report 2018 from RWC (Retired Workers' Committee of ICTU). Read the report at the link below:

RWC_Annual_Report_2018.pdf

 

 

RSTA in INDOCHINA!  The intrepid travellers of the Midland Branch took off again this year to far flung places.  Members and friends enjoyed an exciting trip to Indochina.  Read a report of their trip and photos below: Report_from_Indo_trip.pdf    Photos:   Group_in_Indochina.jpg     Indochina.jpg

RSTA Midland branch recently enjoyed a tour of the beautifully restored Longford Cathedral guided by Midland member and RSTA President Padraic O'Doherty.  Padraic has generously offered to guide a tour for any other branch or members who would like to visit.

Read a report of the the visit here: Cathedral_visit.pdf

IMPROVEMENTS TO POST-2012 STATEPENSIONS.  The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection has announced improvements to the state pension calculations for post 2012 pensioners.  Higher rates will commence from 30 March 2018.  The Department's statement is available here: Press_release.pdf

January 2018

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