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Education Workforce Council (EWC)

27 February 2016

You may be aware that a prohibition order has recently been imposed on an FE lecturer by the EWC, for having a sexual relationship with a 16 year old student. You should be aware that under the Sexual Offences Act 2003 , this is the abuse of a position of trust.

Learning support staff in FE as well as FE lecturers, will have to be registered from 1 April 1 2016.  The proposed consultation on expanding the remit of the EWC, has been postponed until after the Welsh assembly elections on 5 May.
For general information about the EWC to:


Last updated: 27 October 2017