According to the Daily Mail, the woman taught at a Roman Catholic school in East London. When she requested leave to assist with the birth of her partner’s child, she was told by the school that “her lifestyle was unacceptable and that if she didn’t find another job immediately, she would be dismissed,” the newspaper reported.
The NUT represented her in the case, which accused the school of breaching sexual orientation, paternity and adoption leave regulations.
The school settled before the tribunal began, the newspaper reported.
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