Justice served, it’s been confirmed that the Sans Souci teacher who smacked a pupil will be allowed to return to her role at the school.
The teacher who was filmed smacking a student at Sans Souci Girls High in Cape Town has been allowed to return to the classroom, little over a month after her suspension.
Clarissa Venter, 34, has also appeared in court alongside the 16-year-old she got into an altercation with. The case has been postponed until 18 April, but the school’s governing body has decided to stand by their educator.
“The disciplinary process has now concluded and the SGB has ratified its decision that the teacher receives a fine, final warning and anger management sessions. She will now return to work at the start of the 2nd term on the 2nd April” Jessica Shelver, the spokesperson to Education MEC, Debbie Schafer, noted in a statement.
It’s understood that Venter will receive a course of anger management therapy an