ACAS Education Forum: East Midlands - Nottingham - 08.03.2019

The Teacher Regulation Agency and Teacher Misconduct Hearings - Referrals, Process, Decisions

In partnership with Stone King LLP, ACAS has launched the ACAS Education Forum. The Forum’s aim is to promote proactive learning in the education community and will be presenting this seminar at no cost. This seminar is aimed at Bursars, Heads, Governors and HR professionals involved with the management of personnel matters in independent and state maintained schools including Academies and Free Schools, colleges and nurseries. Membership is free and Forum members are given priority places for events.

Seminar Content 

Part one - The Referral Process

  • Who can be referred
  • Referral by employers  
  • Internal disciplinary processes and TRA referrals  
  • Teacher misconduct referral form
  • Frequently asked questions

Part two -The TRA

  • Case preparation and progression
  • Interim probation orders

Part three - Professional Conduct Panel Meeting

  • Panel members
  • Burden of proof
  • Documentary and witness evidence
  • Decisions
  • Sanctions
  • Appeals 


Date & Location

Friday 8 March 2019 

ACAS East Midlands,
Apex Court,
City Link,


10:00am: Registration and refreshments
10:30am-10:45am: Welcome and introduction
10:45am-12:30pm: Seminar followed by Q&A
12:30pm-01:00pm: Networking 


Surinder Kaur Dhillon | Senior Associate, Employment Team
Esther Maxwell | Senior Associate, Employment Team

Joined by a representative from TRA.


This event is free to attend.


Any cancellation received with less than 2 working days’ notice will not be entitled to a refund. Your booking can be transferred into a name of a substitute delegate at any time - please contact Events or call 0800 111 4336 with the details.

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