EducationPosts.ie is Ireland’s longest established and most widely used website dedicated to education recruitment. It is Ireland's original and number one website for advertising education related job posts across pre-school, primary, post-primary, higher & further education, Other Education and International job posts. Since its initial launch in 2002, EducationPosts.ie, owned and operated by IPPN, has played a pivotal role in the advertising of education related job vacancies across the education sector.
EducationPosts.ie has over 110,000 registered active account holders and issues up to 80,000 email alerts every day to registered job seekers. In 2022, over 18,000 education related positions were advertised on EducationPosts.ie. The Department of Education Circular 0062/2008 and Circular 0020/2012 refer to EducationPosts.ie for the advertising of primary and post-primary related vacancies.
IPPN was established in 1999 to address school leaders’ professional needs. It is now the officially recognised professional body for leaders of Irish primary schools. It is an independent, not-for-profit voluntary association with a local, regional and national presence. Recognised by the Minister for Education as an official Education Partner, IPPN works with the Department of Education, the National Parents’ Council, management bodies, unions, education agencies, academic institutions and children’s charities towards the advancement of primary education.
In 2015, IPPN partnered with the Department of Education and the NAPD to found and oversee the Centre for School Leadership, which is responsible for the development of CPD programmes for current and aspiring school leaders. IPPN is a member of the International Confederation of Principals and works closely with NAPD and the Ontario Principals’ Council. These links play an important role in our research and pursuit of best international practice.
The Irish Primary Principals' Network, trading as IPPN Limited, is a company limited by guarantee not having a share capital, registered in Cork, Ireland. It has a registered company number 410096 and a registered address at Glounthaune, Co. Cork. IPPN Limited is a registered charity with CHY number 17221. As a registered charity, IPPN complies with the requirements of the Charities Act 2009.