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Paternity leave is a single period of two consectuive weeks paid leave, available to a relevant parent on the birth/adoption of a child, where the date of birth/day of placement falls on or after 1st September 2016.
Click here for Circular Letter 0054/2019 - 'Leave Schemes for Registered Teachers Employed in Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools.' . The section on the Paternity Leave Scheme begins on p.73 of the document. This document supersedes all previous circulars.