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Gonsalves says govt. prepared to hire new teachers, re-engage retirees amid pushback to mandatory vaccination policy

SVG PM warns his government will “just get somebody else to teach people’s children” for teachers who defy mandatory vaccination policy  KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT & THE GRENADINES — Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves indicated that the government is prepared to hire substitute teachers and even re-engage retirees if needed as some teachers in the country oppose…
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Jamaican teachers to be paid for summer school work

Permanent Secretary McLean says teachers can expect payment by mid-October  KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Teachers in both the private and public school systems who participated in the government’s National Summer School, Extra Lesson & Homework Programme are set to receive their payments this month. The programme, launched this June, aimed to supplement the education of schoolchildren…
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Jamaican independent school workers to receive lump sum payments

Minister Williams says more than 5,000 workers in 294 institutions could benefit from grant payment if they qualify KINGSTON, JAMAICA — The Cabinet has agreed to provide teachers of independent Jamaican schools with a lump sum payment of $40,000 each, and ancillary workers at those schools with $25,000 each, as part of the government’s CARE…
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