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Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1998


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Interpretation of this Chapter

41.  In this Chapter—

  • “the Council” has the meaning assigned to it by Article 34(1);

  • “employing authority” means—


    in relation to teachers employed in a controlled school, the board by which they are employed;


    in relation to teachers employed in a Catholic maintained school, the Council for Catholic Maintained Schools;


    in relation to teachers employed in any other voluntary school or in a grant-maintained integrated school, the Board of Governors of the school;


    in relation to peripatetic teachers, the board by which they are employed;

    • “the register” has the meaning assigned by Article 35(1);

    • “teachers” and “teaching” shall be construed in accordance with Article 34(3).

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