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Schools: Disciplinary Proceedings

Education written question – answered on 24th June 2014.

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Photo of Gavin Williamson Gavin Williamson Conservative, South Staffordshire

To ask the Secretary of State for Education what provision is in place for a member of school staff to contest an unjust or open-ended suspension.

Photo of David Laws David Laws The Minister of State, Cabinet Office, The Minister for Schools

School staff who believe that they have been unfairly suspended or subjected to an unreasonable period of suspension can choose to submit a formal grievance to their employer.

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