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Hayes Primary Teachers host lunch hour protest 

Protesting Hayes Teachers


Publication Date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Four candidates contested the 2015 JTA President Elect Elections held  June 22-26, 2015. They were:
• Howard Isaacs, Principal, The Moneague College in St. Ann;
• Claudette James, Teacher, Denham Town High in Kingston;

Publication Date: 
Monday, June 29, 2015

The Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA) regrets the passing of Past President Wesley Augustus Findlater Hewling.

Mr. Hewling, 96, died Saturday, June 27, 2015 at his home in Bogue, St. James.

Wesley Hewing - President 1969-1970
Publication Date: 
Monday, June 22, 2015


JTA sends Minister of Finance letter officially rejecting 7% offer on Basic Salary

The Ministry of Finance, MoF, was today officially written to, outlining the rejection of its latest wage offer by teachers across the island.

Publication Date: 
Monday, June 22, 2015

Determined to teach the Government a lesson, the island's teachers have declared that anything short of a double-digit salary increase will not be accepted.

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