18:27, Thursday, 17.08.2017
YouTube
Twitter
Facebook
RSS
ქართული English

Web Portal on Human Rights in Georgia

Go
Advanced Search

Teachers at Nikozi Village Public School Request Dismissal of the Director

23.06.2017

 
Lado Bitchashvili, Shida Kartli

“Enough with the director’s dictatorship”- the teachers of the Nikozi village public school met the director, when he arrived at school on June 22 and did not allow him to enter the building.

The teachers protested the June 20 decision of Tamaz Melanashvili to sack the teacher of the primary school Marine Mindiashvili. The teachers requested the director to restore the dismissed colleague to the working place. They blamed Tamaz Melanashvili in groundless dismissal of teachers and hiring his acquaintances instead. 

“The director was not rebuked for the first, second… illegal dismissals and continues the same. I am one of the illegally sacked teachers. He replaced the professional teachers with people, who do not have diplomas at all, or have purchased them. The medical nurse, who does not know English at all and learns the language together with the pupils, is English language teacher at school. Dismissal of Marine Mindiashvili was the last point and we decided to protest this decision. We urge for the rule of law and request to fire this director, who does not respect the law at all,” Mzia Mosiashvili said.

Marine Mindiashvili was the only certified teacher in Nikozi public school. The director mentioned disciplinary violations in his dismissal order but Marine Mindiashvili does not agree with the accusations and intends to appeal the court.

Marine Mindiashvili, the sacked teacher: “He sacked me based on fake accusation and wrote in the order that I used to bring strange people into the class-rooms during lessons. He meant teachers and parents in strange people, though it is not true. I will appeal the illegal decision of the director at the court.”

The controversy between the school director and the primary school teacher started a year ago, when the director blamed her in beating a pupil but could not prove the accusation.

“The story started last October, when I entered the class-room of Marine Mindiashvili because of noise in it and witnessed that she was beating a pupil with stick. Unfortunately or fortunately, I could not prove this fact. Ms. Marine herself admitted that fact but then they disseminated much false information about the school. The internal audit of the Ministry of Education was working in the school and soon they will deliver the conclusion. If there are any violations and I have committed any crimes, I will be punished,” the school director Tamaz Melanashvili said.

Print Send to Friend Send to Facebook Tweet This
Leave your comment
Your name:
Your comment:

Security code: Code
OTHER NEWS
POLL
How should the president of Georgia be elected?
through elections (by the population) through indirect election (by the Parliament of Georgia)

BLOG

Disbelief based on partiality Reality is different
In recent days, Campaign This Affects You has become more active for the society. A new slogan has appeared on the famous label
Detailed...
Fragile Peace in Balkans
Hungry Commission Members and Commission Chairpersons Angry with Observers in Batumi
Archive




EDITORIAL

Forgotten by government veterans
Every year, fewer and fewer veterans of the World War II meet the Victory Day. The society receives information about them only on
Detailed...
Villages of the Hopeless
What happened to Dream of Justice Revival?
Archive
THEMES
CATEGORIES

Copyright © 2004 - 2017 HRIDC