Which teachers will not be able to attend school structures from the fall, defined in the amendment of the Minister of Education Niki Kerameos to the bill of the Ministry of Digital Government.
"We all want our schools to be open in September, for life, normally. also ,we all want all the teaching staff of the country and the students and teachers, to operate within the framework of maximum security ", said Ms.. Kerameos, proposed in plenary the amendment on vaccinations and laboratory tests for Covid for teachers.
"Also, I want to believe that we all consider the vaccine to be the most important weapon against this unprecedented health crisis. ", stressed informing the national delegation that above him 75% of teachers have already been vaccinated, thanking them publicly for this, proposing though, that others need for school safety.
How to return teachers to schools;
As the amendment tabled by the government said, "Provides for the obvious", that is, it provides a framework for safe return to schools, for the educational community. The obligation to present upon entering primary school, high schools and lyceums of the country certificate of vaccination, Teachers will have a negative laboratory test or Covid-19 disease certificate, teachers and professors, in the new school year.
In the amendment submitted to the bill "Modernization of the Greek Land Registry, new digital services and strengthening of digital governance "of the Ministry of Digital Government is also foreseen that teachers and professors will not present the above documents will enter a suspension regime, while they will not be paid. In addition, the suspension period will not be counted as actual public service time.
"Purpose to protect public health"
The Minister of Interior, Makis Voridis, referred to the suspensions of health and teachers, emphasizing that the purpose of this measure is not punishment. According to the minister, the measure of suspension of work aims at the protection of public health, as well as both categories of workers coming into contact with vulnerable groups.
"The purpose is not to punish anyone. The purpose of the measure is to protect public health. The measure of suspension applies in two different ways to two categories of workers: a category of workers associated with their obligation to be vaccinated because they provide health services and services to the elderly. Because there is a need for the unvaccinated to leave the health system; The answer is that the people who care belong to the vulnerable groups. ", he told MEGA.