Consultation: Proposals for a new section (Section 5) to be added to the current Education Workforce Council (EWC) Disciplinary Procedures and Rules in order to implement The Education Workforce Council (Interim Suspension Orders) (Additional Functions) (Wales) Order 2021
The 2021 Order provides the EWC with Interim Suspension Order (ISO) powers to act quickly on serious concerns disclosed to it, and temporarily remove a registrant from the Register where it is necessary and proportionate in the interests of the public, the protection of the public and learners, and in the interests of the registrant.
In order to implement the Order, the current Disciplinary Procedures and Rules are extended into Section 5.
- Consultation document (DOCX)
- Draft Section 5 (DOCX)
- Consultation Response Form (DOCX) or link to the form for completion and online submission
How to respond:
Specific questions are listed on the Consultation Response Form and you are invited to provide answers either by:
• submitting the online form using the online link; or
The deadline for submission is Midday on Wednesday 5 May 2021.
To assist with completing the Consultation Response Form, the following additional documents are provided: