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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 Terms & Conditions of Employment for Registered Teachers in Recognised Primary and Post Primary Schools (Department of Education and Skills - June 2017). The section on the Paternity Leave Scheme begins on p.46 of the document. This document supersedes all previous circulars.