We are committed to ensuring teachers meet the highest standard of professionalism for the safety and wellbeing of children and young people.
In this section
The Council manages concerns about teachers breaching the Code of Professional Responsibility. This page explains our role, how the process works and the rights of the teacher.
Reporting a concern
Concerns about a teacher’s conduct or competence come to the Teaching Council’s attention in different ways. Find out when and how to make a report or complaint.
Assessing a concern
When we receive a report or complaint about a teacher, we must assess what the issue is and what the appropriate next steps should be.
Investigating a concern
Investigators will investigate and assess whether a teacher has engaged in misconduct on behalf of the Complaints Assessment Committee.