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  • Welcome to the JTA
    Unite and Serve
    The Jamaica Teachers' Association is responsible for the enhancement and protection of the
    economic welfare, professional development and personal well being of its members and the promotion
    of the educational interests of the country of Jamaica.
  • JTA Sagicor Athletic Meet 2024
  • Lillian McDonald, an HR Intern at the JTA, co-hosts the Pre-President Elect
    Candidates Forum at the JTA head office on June 6 with the Communications
    and PR Officer, Leaon Nash.
  • JTA President Leighton Johnson and Wife
    Debbie happily cut the celebratory cake to
    mark the 2024 Teachers' Day observed island-
    wide. The Occasion was the 2024 staging of
    the JTA Helen Stills Professional Development
    Day at the Bahia Principe Hotel in St Ann on
    May 9.
  • All seven candidates participating in the election for the single position of President Elect of the JTA
    for 2024 - 2025, pose for a kodak moment following the recent debates held in the WBC, (Ben)
    Hawthorne Conference Room at the JTA Head Office, 97B Church Street, Kingston on June 10, 2024

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Reports

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Our Team

Meet Our Leadership Team

Mr. Leighton Johnson

Mr. Leighton Johnson

Current President
Mark Smith

Mark Smith

President Elect
Mrs. LaSonja Harrison

Mrs. LaSonja Harrison

Immediate Past President
Dr. Mark Nicely

Dr. Mark Nicely

Secretary General

Explore the benefits of joining the JTA

Membership with the Jamaica Teachers' Association gives access to numerous benefits. Explore some of these benefits and see how the J.T.A. can help you.

Explore the many undergraduate and graduate programs of study offered at different institutions throughout the island

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Find out more about health insurance under the Government Employees Administrative Only (GEASO) Health Plan

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JTA members are entitled to local representation before the Personnel Committee of the Board of Management and the Teachers' Appeals Tribunal

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Learn more about the financial services provided by the JTA Co-operative Credit Union

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Watch Our Live Streams

Held at the Jamaica Teachers' Association Head Office.

Hosted by Leaon Nash and Lillian Lewis-McDonald at JTA's HQ.

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