National University Ireland Galway v A Worker [2015]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
  • Legal Body
    Labour Court (LC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Recruitment and Selection, Pay
Issues covered: Industrial Relations Acts, 1946 to 1990; Section 13(9), Industrial Relations Act, 1969; Appropriate Rate of Pay Following Appointment

This case concerned the appointment of a University Fellow to the role of Lecturer. New entrants commencing employment in the Public Service were subject to a lower rate of pay and the worker's salary was reduced accordingly. However, the Court focused on the comparability of the two roles in their determination. 

This article is correct at 12/06/2015

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