The Teaching Council

Legal basis: Teaching Council Act 2001, s. 5
Maximum Number of Positions: 37
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (19), Male (16)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (54%), Male (46%)

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Adrian Guinan 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Vol Post Primary, Midlands North West
Adrieanne Healy 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Vol Post Primary Dublin & South
Aileen Horkan 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Connaught/Ulster
Aine Lynch 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of National Parents Council (P) NPC
Anne Loughnane 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI) (PP)
Bryan O'Reilly 02/06/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee School Management (P) of catholic primary schools management association (CPSMA)
Catherine Cross 12/12/2023 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of National Parents Council NPC
Catherine Moynihan 01/05/2020 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of School Management PP (JMB)
Claire Ní Mharcaigh 19/04/2018 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Education and Training Board (ETB) Dublin & South (PP)
Clodagh O'Hara 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Comm. & Comp. - All of Ireland (PP)
David Fagan 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Dublin
David O'Sullivan 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO) (P)
Declan Fahie 25/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Universities & Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) (PP)
Desmond Cogan 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Connaught/Ulster
Eamon Dennehy 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI) (PP)
Fergal Mc Carthy 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of School Management - (ACCS)
Grainne Conachy 13/12/2022 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Minister Rep Department of Education
Hazel O'Connor-McWey 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Leinster
Jean Beswick Duignan 27/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI) (PP)
Joseph McKeown 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Leinster
Liam Doran 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Nominee of Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)
Liam O'Neill 03/04/2022 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member PAS Process
Marcella Nic Niallaigh 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Dublin
Mary Curley 01/05/2020 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Munster
Mary Magner 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO) (P)
Máire Kenefick 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Munster
Niamh Dennehy, Dr. 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Universities & Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) (PP)
Niamh Hourigan, Prof. 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of P ITE University 5 Colleges of Education
Noel Cronin 01/05/2020 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher -ETB Dublin & South
Patrick Knightly 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Vol Post Primary Dublin & South
Paul Moroney 01/05/2020 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Munster
Seamus OFearraigh 04/11/2020 27/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI) (PP)
Sean O'hArgán 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of School Management (P) Gaeloideachas
Teresa O'Doherty, Prof. 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of P ITE University 5 Colleges of Education
Ursula O'Connor 04/04/2024 03/04/2028 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Post Primary ETB Midlands North West
Vacancy 03/04/2024 ordinary member PAS Process
Vacancy Ordinary Member Nominee of Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC)