disciplinary / dismissal procedure
This guidance document outlines the legal requirements on employers to follow disciplinary, dismissal and capability procedures in accordance with the 2009 ACAS Code of Practice on Disciplinary and Grievance Procedures. It sets out the steps that teachers must take to protect their employment rights.
This document contains joint guidance from NEOST and teacher organisations, including the NUT, on the DfEE guidance issued in 2001. The joint advice sets out the background to the discussions and the key points on the implementation of capability procedures at school level. This document was circulated under cover of circular 44/01(L&PS).