THE contention of an award-winning tutor was busted after a “fantasist” student settled he groped her since he was carrying thigh-high stockings.
Alex Cufflin, 43, was a pupils’ favorite during Rawlins Academy in Quorn, Leics, however was sacked after military launched an review over claims he had groped a 17-year-old since dressed as a policewoman.
A row right this impulse settled a “troubled younger lady” wrote X-rated diary entries that blended law with fantasy.
She claimed that between 2003 and 2007 Cufflin kissed her in school, slid his arms down her pants and took a CD containing modelling cinema of a pupil.
He was settled to have kissed her in a again workplace with a lights off and squeezed her backside.
However Cufflin was right this impulse vindicated by a tutor bungle row and pennyless down after a decision.
Sitting in Coventry, a row settled a maths tutor ought to have reported a occurrence after she kissed him and compelled herself on him.
The span additionally hugged after he claimed she was great following a detriment of life of a relative.
Panel chair Kathy Thomson settled Cufflin had crossed learned bounds however that no suit could be taken towards him.
Cufflin scooped The Guardian Secondary Trainer of a Yr endowment in 2008. He now runs a furnishings store in Loughborough, Leics.
Ms Thomson settled claims that he distant a pupil’s bra and overwhelmed her breasts, done in diary entries, couldn’t be confirmed.
She stated: “The declare certified essay a few of a diary entries since inebriated.”
She suggested how a “inconsistent” entries meant that “fantasy and actuality” could presumably be not be reliably separated.
Rawlins perceived one of a best delegate expertise tutor endowment after being nominated by his pupils – who described him as a “kick-ass” trainer.
Accepting a award, Cufflin stated: “I’m unusually happy, a endowment could be really sold as a outcome of a scholars nominated me.
“As a tutor we try to be as eager as potential, to enthuse a kids and provides them notice in themselves.
“The many critical prerogative for me is that a scholars go on to achieve incomparable issues earlier or later.”
The row settled Cufflin ought to have identified aloft than to cuddle a pupil, on condition that he knew she had a vanquish on him, and settled he ought to have reported it to seniors.
They detected his did obtain a label containing a lady’s mobile apportion however that he had government over a state of affairs.
Ms Thomson settled Cufflin unsuccessful to keep adult bounds and intent in inapt family with a student however settled he had “not depressed so extremely underneath a compulsory mandate to aver punishment”.
She stated: “Pupil A was a fantasist relating to their attribute and a row was happy that a diary entries have been on a steadiness of chances fantasy.”
Rawlins Academy conduct Callum Orr stated: “Mr Cufflin was dangling from his educating place in Dec 2013 via a military review referring to a interlude between 2004 and 2008.
“Subsequently, following an inside enquiry and disciplinary listening to, he was discharged from Rawlins Academy in Jul 2015.”