Teachers having sexual intercourse with minors are punishable under rape and ‘abuse of position of trust’.
Female teacher at top boys’ school arrested for ‘having sex with sixth formers’
15th January 2009
A female teacher at a top private boys’ school has been arrested over allegations of sexual misconduct involving sixth-formers.
Hannah McIntyre, 24, has been suspended from her job at Merchant Taylors school, in Crosby, Merseyside.
The classics teacher was arrested and questioned by police last week on suspicion of abusing her position of trust. Social services are also investigating.
She has been granted bail while further inquiries are made.
The alleged sexual activity is said to have taken place away from the premises of the