The Minister for Education and Science v The Labour Court & Others Posted In: Case Law
Case ReferenceIEHC 429
Legal BodyHigh Court of Ireland (IEHC)
Type of Claim / JurisdictionA-Typical Working
This case concerned the employment status of a part-time playschool teacher in a grant-aided school. The complainant argued that she was treated less favourably than full-time teachers doing comparable work. The High Court found that teachers whose salaries are publicly funded are deemed to be employed by the Minister for Education, thus entitled to redress under the Act.
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