Calendar of Inquiries

Fitness to Teach Inquiry 8 November 2017

In accordance with Part 5 of the Teaching Council Acts 2001-2015, an inquiry concerning a registered teacher will be held by a Panel of the Disciplinary Committee of the Teaching Council and is scheduled for Wednesday 8 November 2017, in the offices of the Teaching Council, Block A, Maynooth Business Campus, Maynooth, Co. Kildare. The inquiry is due to commence at 10.00am each day and there will be no access to the inquiry room before then.

At present, it is expected that the inquiry will process in public but with the identity of the registered teacher, all witnesses and location anonymised. Please be advised that elements of the inquiry may be held in private session. 

There is limited space available in the inquiry room so access will be restricted and cannot be guaranteed.

Fitness to Teach Inquiry 12 & 17 January 2018  

In accordance with Part 5 of the Teaching Council Acts 2001-2015, an inquiry concerning a registered teacher will be held by a Panel of the Disciplinary Committee of the Teaching Council on Friday 12 January and Wednesday 17 January 2018 in the offices of the Teaching Council, Block A, Maynooth Business Campus, Maynooth, Co Kildare.

The inquiry is due to commence at 10.30am each day and there will be no access to the inquiry room before then.

At present, it is expected that the inquiry will proceed in public. However, any witness called to give evidence at an inquiry including the registered teacher the subject of the inquiry can apply to have all or part of the inquiry conducted in private. Such applications can be made at any time before the commencement of the inquiry, including the day of the inquiry.

There is limited space in the inquiry room so access will be restricted and cannot be guaranteed.

Fitness to Teach Inquiry 17 January 2018  

In accordance with Part 5 of the Teaching Council Acts 2001-2015, an inquiry concerning a registered teacher which was commenced before a Panel of the Disciplinary Committee of the Teaching Council on Friday 12 January will continue on Wednesday 17 January 2018 in the offices of the Teaching Council, Block A, Maynooth Business Campus, Maynooth, Co Kildare. The inquiry is due to re-commence at 10.00am and there will be no access to the inquiry room before then.

 At present, it is expected that the inquiry will proceed in public. However, any witness called to give evidence at an inquiry including the registered teacher the subject of the inquiry can apply to have all or part of the inquiry conducted in private.

There is limited space in the inquiry room so access will be restricted and cannot be guaranteed.