Shay Bannon – Shaka Educational Consultancy
Shay Bannon was principal of a large school for 22 years and established a Health & Safety consultancy business in 2013. He was a founder member and first President of the National Association of Principals and Deputy-Principals (NAPD) and is the current Chair of NAPD Welfare Committee.
He was appointed to the Health and Safety Authorities (HSA) panel of health and safety subject matter experts in 2007 and was appointed to the HSA tutor panel for the safety awareness programme for second level schools (in 2009) and for primary schools (in 2013). He is a facilitator on GAA Club Leadership Development Programme.
He completed a report on the health, safety and welfare issues that are associated with one-teacher primary schools for the Irish Primary Principals Network (IPPN) in June 2017.