The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

Reprimand with Consent

Teacher: Anthony Russell
Registration Number: 881125
Registration Category: Secondary

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

By signing below, I, Anthony Russell (881125), 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.

    1. On 2 June 2017 at Glasgow Sheriff Court you were convicted  of the following:

    a. Between 1 August 2012 and 31 May 2014, both dates inclusive at Celtic Football Club Learning Centre, Celtic Football Club, Parkhead, 95 Kerrydale Street, Glasgow and City Chambers, George Square, Glasgow, you Anthony Russell did pretend to your employer, Glasgow City Council, that season tickets were for the legitimate use of the Celtic Learning Centre, when in fact said season tickets were for your personal use and did thus induce said Glasgow City Council to provide you with funds to purchase said season tickets and did thus obtain £1039.00 to purchase season tickets by way of fraud.

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


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


  5. I understand that the content of this Panel Consideration Outcome will be made available to the public