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Conditional Registration Order/ Reprimand with Consent

Teacher: Philip Deveney
Registration Number: 175395
Registration Category: Applicant for Registration

The Panel instructed the Servicing Officer to issue the Teacher with a consent order in the following terms.

By signing below, I, Philip Deveney, 175395 declare that:

  1. I have had the opportunity to seek advice from an independent legal representative on the terms and content of this consent order.
  2. I admit the below allegations in full.

    On or around 23 June 2017, your fitness to practise was found impaired as a result of misconduct by a Fitness to Practise Committee of the General Pharmaceutical Council and your registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council was suspended for a period of 6 months.

  3. I waive my right to further adjudication proceedings.
  4. I agree to the imposition of the below disposal order:

    Conditional registration and reprimand

    I understand that a reprimand will be recorded against my entry in GTCS’ Register for an aggregated period of two years from the date of signing.

    I understand that my registration with GTCS is subject to the conditions specified below for a period of 2 years from the date of signing and I undertake to comply with these conditions. I also understand that any failure to comply with the conditions specified may permit a Fitness to Teach Panel to direct that my name be removed from the Register.

    1. You must inform the following parties that your GTCS Registration is subject to these conditions and provide them with a copy of the decision notice that resulted in this Order being imposed upon you:
      1. Any organisation or person employing you as a teacher or in a post for which GTCS Registration is required (whether on permanent, temporary or supply basis) ;
      2. Any prospective employer cover by (a) above at the time of the making your application for employment.
    2. You must maintain a reflective practice and continuing professional development portfolio detailing every occasion when you engage in such practice and development and must provide a copy of that portfolio within 7 days of the end of each school term to GTCS Fitness to Teach Department. I understand that I will be responsible for meeting any and all costs associated with complying with the conditions set out above.
  5. I understand that the content of this Panel Consideration Outcome will be made available to the public