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EWC consults on Draft Disciplinary Procedures and Rules to implement new ISO powers
EWC consults on Draft Disciplinary Procedures and Rules to implement new ISO powers

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 documents:

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
• emailing your response to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The deadline for submission is Midday on Wednesday 5 May 2021.

Additional information:

To assist with completing the Consultation Response Form, the following additional documents are provided: