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Teacher misconduct: information for witnesses

Guidance for witnesses involved in teacher misconduct disciplinary hearings.


Teacher misconduct: information for witnesses

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These guides are for witnesses giving evidence at teacher misconduct hearings.

The quick guide provides introductory information about the hearing process.

The information for witnesses guide includes information on:

  • being a witness
  • giving evidence
  • the hearing process

The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL), an executive agency of the Department for Education, operates as the regulator of the teaching profession on behalf of the Secretary of State.