Schools want rapid Covid-19 testing to be made available to teachers

Schools want rapid Covid-19 testing to be made available to teachers when they reopen.

The Irish National Teachers Organisation is warning if there is a delay in testing, schools could be left without appropriate staff cover.

It is calling for priority access for staff who request a test.

General Secretary of the INTO John Boyle, says more needs to be done to ensure the reopening can be safely managed: