Davies v Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council  EWCA Civ 135Posted In: Case Law
Case ReferenceEWCA Civ 135
Legal BodyEngland and Wales Court of Appeal (EWCA)
Type of Claim / JurisdictionUnfair Dismissal
The appellant teacher (A) brought proceedings for Unfair Dismissal against the local authority (B). This claim was rejected and A appealed the decision. A was dismissed at the end of 2006 for alleged misconduct between November 2005 and February 2006. A had been given a prior final written warning by B, issued by it on February 10, 2005. The warning was given in relation to alleged misconduct by D on October 8, 2004 during a lesson. Subsequent to the waning A was suspended and an investigation and period of suspension followed. B informed A that the warning was to remain on her record for 24 months. Upon return to work, A commenced proceedings internally to appeal the decision of
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