For Primary teachers, Droichead is the only route of induction for NQTs in SET settings and in all primary schools with administrative principals. For Post-Primary teachers, Droichead is the only route of induction for NQTs in SET settings and in post-primary schools with 200 or more students.
Important To Note:
Before you apply for Droichead you must confirm that your school is willing to facilitate you through the process by providing at least two Professional Support Team Members (PSTs), who will be work collaboratively to support and mentor you during the Droichead process. Commencement of your Droichead process can only occur when your Professional Support Team (PST), with a minimum of two trained members, have completed at least two days of PST training. Conclusion of your Droichead process can only occur once your PST has concluded all of their PST training (four days). A copy of the confirmation of approval to commence Droichead email will be required by the PST within your school to commence your Droichead process.
Click here to access My Registration Login where you can apply to commence the Droichead process. Any queries you may have relating to registering for Droichead may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide your Teaching Council Registration Number, School Name/Roll Number and employment details on all correspondence.
Click here if you wish to determine if your school is Droichead trained or if your school wishes to apply to become a Droichead school with the National Induction Programme for Teachers (NIPT).