Explanatory Memorandum

Education (Northern Ireland) Order 2006

2006 No. 1915

Commentary on Articles

Part Iii – Miscellaneous and Supplementary

Article 35: Approval of qualifications of teachers

42.Article 35 amends Article 36(2)(a) of the Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 to transfer the approval role of peripatetic teachers’ qualifications and the qualifications of teachers in grant-aided schools from the Department to the General Teaching Council for Northern Ireland.