NAPTOSA, the second largest union in the education sector, was registered by the Registrar of Labour Relations as the Trade Union on 1 November 2006. Furthermore, .
NAPTOSA enjoys all the rights of a trade union and operates within the National ELRC under the name of the Combined Trade Unions (CTU), called CTU – ATU. The Provincial Autonomous Teachers’ Unions (ATU) consist of NAPTOSA (the corresponding party), NATU, PEU, PSA and SAOU.
NAPTOSA is the only education sector union that is truly representative of the demographics of South Africa. Its strength lies in the diverse backgrounds of its members, bound by a common commitment to professionalism and to educating the youth of South Africa.
"Amidst all the doom and gloom facing us daily, there annually is the one ray of sunshine moment when we can all pause and share in the joy and happiness of the cohort of learners who have successfully completed their school careers,"said the President of the National Professional Teachers' Organisation of South Africa (NAPTOSA), Mr Nkosiphendule Ntantala.
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Professional Development Programme Term 1 (2020)
The Development Programme runs from Saturday 25 January to Tuesday 3 March 2020
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The Teacher Union/s and Department of Basic Education collaboration has finally borne fruit, as the "amendments to CAPS Section 4" has been published for implementation.
Read circular 61 of 2019, pdf click here (533 KB) .
Government Gazette dated 8 November 2019 NO. 42829, pdf click here (287 KB) .