Impairment matters

The following are impairment matters:

  • a registered teacher is affected by use of or dependence on alcohol or a drug to such an extent that their ability to practise as a teacher is or is likely to be affected
  • a registered teacher suffers from an impairment to such an extent that their ability to practise as a teacher is or is likely to be affected.

The word 'impairment' is defined to mean

  • mental disability
  • injury
  • physical illness.


 

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