Our support staff are working remotely throughout the crisis and are on hand to provide as much assistance as possible. Please check our portal for contact details and services available and please do not hesitate to contact us should you require any further information.

Support with work

MTU's Employee Assistance Service (EAS) is designed to support employees with personal or work-related concerns, through telephone support, specialist information and face-to-face counselling. It is a free and 100% confidential service provided by Spectrum.Life, which is an independent company and is available to all MTU employees. You can contact the EAS through a designated 24/7 Freephone helpline on 1800 814 243  to access support covering a wide range of issues, including but not limited to:

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Low Mood
  • Marital or relationship problems
  • Family problems
  • Loss & Grief
  • Substance Abuse issues
  • Financial worries
  • Questions on a legal matter
  • Help with career planning
  • Consumer Queries
  • Confidence Issues
  • Worries about physical health
  • Advice on practical, day to day issues

The EAS is completely confidential and voluntary, and MTU recommends anyone requiring support to use this worthwhile service. 

For further information, including how to register on the well-being portal, please see the employee presentation and registration documents on Workvivo, in Documents & Forms/HR/Employee Assistance Service.

To download a full guide with further information, please click here:

MTU staff can email any queries in confidence to covid19@cit.ie.