This departmental advice is for teachers and applies to anyone undertaking teaching work.
It applies to:
- academies and free schools
- non-maintained special schools
- further education colleges
It sets out information for teachers who may be subject to the disciplinary procedures for the regulation of the teaching profession. The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL), an executive agency of DfE, operates as the regulator of the teaching profession on behalf of the Secretary of State