Tag: MUT

Unions congratulate new education minister

The Malta Union of Teachers and Union of Professional Education have congratulated newly appointed Education Minister Justyne Caruana.

MUT concerned about Halloween events for children

MUT said that although everyone is trying to reset normality in our lives which were disrupted with the coronavirus pandemic, we should be careful not to increase the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

MUT declares dispute with Church over schools breaching work conditions

The Malta Union of Teachers (MUT) has declared a trade dispute with the Secretariat for Catholic Education about the 23 Church schools which are in breach of working conditions of educators.

MUT issues ultimatum to government

MUT said that it will issue a set of directives which its members are encouraged to adhere to.

MUT requests action over ‘false information’ regarding COVID-19 cases in schools

MUT said that it expects the government to have its communication procedures in place to inform affected educators, students and parents immediately and to ensure that all respective health measures are taken right away.

“Reconsider the opening of schools” – UPE

Bodies react to COVID-19 allegations in schools

MUT council to hold urgent meeting after discussions fail

It accused the Ministry of ignoring its questions

MUT requests postponement of physical reopening of schools

In its appeals to the government, the MUT has made it clear that it is the Government’s responsibility to take measures so that the pandemic is under control, as this affects the re-opening plans.

‘Mitigation measures are a joke’; MUT reacts on revised MASTEC syllabi

MUT said that the MATSEC syllabi determine what happens in secondary schools and has described the mitigation measures ‘as a joke.’

MUT says increase in COVID-19 cases could impact reopening of schools

The union also said that directives and guidelines issued for certain work places cannot be implemented in schools as schools are a different kind of workplace.