Walsh v Belfast Metropolitan College [2020]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Decision Number
  • Legal Body
    Northern Ireland Industrial Tribunal (NIIT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Unfair Dismissal, Disciplinary and Grievance Issues
Issues covered: Unfair Dismissal; Statutory Procedure; Automatically Unfair

The claimant was employed as a lecturer at the respondent further educational college.   There was quite a protracted history of conflict between the claimant and her line manager (Ms Gillespie).  This is evidenced by disciplinary procedures being mooted before an agreement as struck in June 2016 which wiped the slate clean.  However, a further issue arose after this agreement where the claimant complained to Ms Gillespie’s line manager and the Quality Unit of the College about the content of a course and that the college did not have examining authority for a particular

Already a subscriber?

Click here to login and access the full article.

Don't miss out, start your free trial today!

Are you fully aware of the benefits of Legal-Island's Employment Law Update Service? We help hundreds of people like you understand how the latest changes in employment law impact on your business.

Help understand the ramifications of each important case from NI, GB and Europe

24/7 access to all the content in the Legal Island Vault for research case law and HR issues

Ensure your organisation’s policies and procedures are fully compliant with NI law

Receive free preliminary advice on workplace issues from the employment team at Worthingtons Solicitors

Already a subscriber, now or Start my free trial today

This article is correct at 04/02/2020

The information in this article is provided as part of Legal-Island's Employment Law Hub. We regret we are not able to respond to requests for specific legal or HR queries and recommend that professional advice is obtained before relying on information supplied anywhere within this article.

Jason Elliott BL

The main content of this article was provided by Jason Elliott BL. Email jason.elliott@barlibrary.com

View all articles by Jason Elliott BL