Good day. Can I, as a teacher, be dissmi...

Asked by SakhaM on 11-11-2021 14:21:00
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Gauteng

Good day. Can I, as a teacher, be dissmissed for writing inappropriate messages on the schools' WhatsApp group chats over the weekend? I didn't use vulgar language, just inappropriate messages. I did appologise and mentioned that I was drunk, now that is being used against me as evidence in my disciplinary hearing. 

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Posted by Att. Patrick on 15-11-2021 21:28:51

Hi there,

I see that you haven't made a payment for the question, but I'm going to assist you a little. If you want to ask a follow-up question, please make the required payment, even if it is R150 or R200.

Yes, you definitely can be dismissed for writing messages like that, but there are a number of factors which must be taken into account in arriving at a sanction. 

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