Why Teachers Need to Know Their Law: Mason Hayes & Curran in collaboration with ESCI

Why Teachers Need to Know Their Law: Mason Hayes & Curran in collaboration with ESCI

Mason, Hayes & Curran will host a webinar in collaboration with The Education Support Centres Ireland (ESCI) on Why Our Teachers Need to Know Their Law taking place on Thursday 25 February at 3:30pm.

You don’t have to be a lawyer to be a teacher but knowledge of the law is essential if you are to survive in an increasingly compliance-driven school context.

At this webinar, our expert speakers will discuss your legal obligations including:

  • Your duty as an employee
  • Your duty of care to students
  • Child Protection
  • Teaching Council Code of conduct
  • Case studies will be referenced which will help demystify an otherwise complex are

Questions for Consideration: 

  • (1)   Does a school’s insurance cover a teacher’s  negligence?
  • (2)   What are my obligations in relation to supervision in class and on yard
  • (3)   What happens if I fail to discharge my obligations as a mandated person
  • (4)   What authority does a BOM or principal have to issue me with instructions?
  • (5)   Can I be sanctioned if I am accused of not being a competent teacher ?
  • (6)   What role has the Teaching Council in setting professional standards?

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 25-02-2021 3:30 pm
Course End Date / Time 25-02-2021 4:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Fee Free
Location Online Course