Recorded Webinar: Conducting a Valid Workplace Investigation: A Practical Guide for Schools

 

31st October 2019
Duration:  approx. 1 hour

 ANNOUNCING ONE HOUR LUNCHTIME WEBINARS
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 ABOUT THE WEBINAR
When an allegation has been made against a teacher, an essential key step is conducting an effective workplace investigation. This practical session will provide a handy guide for schools into the management of staff-related workplace investigations. It covers:

  • When to undertake a workplace investigation

  • Internal vs external investigations - pros and cons

  • Key elements of best practice workplace investigations

  • Ensuring compliance in practice: procedural fairness and workplace policies

  • Best practice guidance in communicating with stakeholders and the affected parties

 PRESENTER
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Ben Tallboys, Principal; Legal Consultant to the Association of Heads of Independent Schools of Australia, Russell Kennedy, Melbourne

Ben Tallboys is a Principal at Russell Kennedy Lawyers, and while based in Melbourne has spent the last 12 years providing practical solutions to schools across Australia.

Ben works with principals every day on a range of complex matters concerning staff, including performance-management, at all times placing an emphasis on achieving the best outcomes for the school while avoiding crises and disputes wherever possible.  Relevant to today’s topic, Ben has considerable experience in the Fair Work Commission's anti-bullying jurisdiction, having acted for successful employers in three appeals, as well as acting for a school principal in a seven-day hearing in the Fair Work Commission to defend bullying allegations made by a teacher that touched upon performance issues.

Ben is also the legal consultant for the Association of Heads of Independent Schools of Australia and its members.

 WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This webinar is suitable for Senior executives from private and independent schools, around Australia, along with their advisors. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

 ENQUIRIES/ASSISTANCE
If you need assistance or have an enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our Webinar Coordinator, Lisa Tran on (03) 8601 7709 or email: [email protected]
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Product Code: WBSOCT19
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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