Website Accessibility Statement

The Teaching Council is committed to ensuring the information provided on this website is as accessible as possible to all in accordance with the European Union (Accessibility of Websites and

Mobile Applications of Public Sector Bodies) Regulations 2020.   

This accessibility statement applies to content published on www.teachingcouncil.ie.

Preparation of this accessibility statement  

This statement was prepared on 24 January 2022.

This website was analysed for accessibility issues on 15 December 2021. 

The ‘Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool’ (WAVE) was used to identify accessibility errors.

As a result of this accessibility scan all accessibility fixes were made on 4 February 2022.

Compliant Status 

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 level AA , due to the non-accessible content listed below.  

We are working to improve the accessibility compliance of our website and will endeavour to apply all accessibility standards to content being published to our website going forward.  

We are aware that PDF documents used on this website can have accessibility issues. We are working to ensure that PDF documents are natively accessible. 

Access Officer 

Queries and complaints about accessibility are dealt with by our Access Officer.

The role of the Access Officer is to provide or arrange assistance and guidance to persons with disabilities accessing our services.

Our Access Officer is Shane Gorey who can be contacted at info@teachingcouncil.ie.

 

Enforcement procedure 

If you have difficulty accessing information on this site or have suggestions as to how we could improve the accessibility of our site, please contact our Access Officer. 

If you are not happy with our response, you can refer your complaint to the Ombudsman at www.ombudsman.ie. 

Postal address:  The Teaching Council, Block A, Maynooth Business Campus, Maynooth, Co Kildare, W23 Y7X0 

Email: communications@teachingcouncil.ie 

Phone: (01) 6517900