Cognita employed serial paedophile after being accused of ‘milking profits’ from school

24 Apr

Pride's Purge

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

It’s just been revealed that a convicted serial paedophile who drugged boys before sexually abusing them was allowed to work at one of the UK’s biggest private school chains.

Serial child abuser William Vahey taught at Southbank International School – a private school owned by a UK company called Cognita.

But according to the FBI, Vahey had already been jailed in California in 1969 for child molestation – a fact that Cognita failed to check before employing him in 2009.

This revelation comes after parents at the Southbank International School had previously accused private equity-owned Cognita of ‘milking profits’ from the school at the expense of the pupils.

And chillingly, in 1999, Southbank’s chair of governors and former chairman of Cognita Sir Chris Woodhead said teacher/pupil relationships could be experiential and educative on both sides“.

The scandal comes after Cognita’s director of education Geraint Jones also 

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