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Consent Order Respondent A

Registrant: XXXXX
Registration number: XXXXX
Registration Category: Secondary Business Education

Consent Order

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

By signing below, I, XXXXX 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 XXXXX 2016 at XXXXX Court, you were convicted of the following offence:

On XXXXX 2016 on a road or other public place, namely XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX you did drive a motor vehicle, namely motor car registered number after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in your breath was 114 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breach which exceeded the prescribed limit, namely 22 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath CONTRARY to the Road Traffic Act, 1988, section 5(1)(a)

And on XXXXX 2016, you were sentenced to a fine of £400 and disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 16 months

  • I waive my right to further adjudication proceedings.
  • 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 two 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 attend regularly meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous and must provide GTC Scotland Fitness to Teach Department with evidence of such attendance on a monthly basis.
  • You must provide GTC Scotland Fitness to Teach Department with written reports from your GP on a monthly basis which state that you are participating in and responding positively to alcohol rehabilitation treatment.
  • If you have been employed during the preceding period, you must provide to GTCS Scotland a report from your employer specifying that there have been no concerns relating to any misuse of alcohol by you annually and within seven days of:-
    1. 20th August,
    2. 20th December,
    3. 20th January, and
    4. 20th June.

    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