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‘Terminated Appointment Effective Immediately’

‘Terminated Appointment Effective Immediately’

The dispute surrounding Dr Freddie Evans employment as the Education Commissioner continues, with the latest development seeing the Public Services Commission [PSC] write to Dr Evans saying that Governor terminated his appointment as Commissioner “effective immediately,” with Dr Evans lawyer saying they regard this with “increasing... Read more of this article

Dr Evans’ Lawyer Requests Retraction & Apology

Dr Evans’ Lawyer Requests Retraction & Apology

“Any attempt to try to terminate our client now will be seen for the fiction that it is,” Dr Freddie Evans’ lawyer said in a letter sent to the Public Service Commission’s legal representative, adding that “given the Permanent Secretary was the cause of this entire mess, it in fact should be she who ought to be terminated... Read more of this article

Shadow Minister: ‘Disheartening & Unfortunate’

Shadow Minister: ‘Disheartening & Unfortunate’

“This past week has been very disheartening, and unfortunate for the senior management team of the Department of Education,” Shadow Minister of Education Cole Simons said. Mr Simons said, “How is it that the first dedicated Bermudian male Commissioner of Education was subjected to a break down in a routine human resource process, i.e. probation... Read more of this article

Dr. Freddie Evans Has ‘Not Been Terminated’

Dr. Freddie Evans Has ‘Not Been Terminated’

The letter sent earlier this month to Dr. Evans from the Public Service Commission “contains an administrative error, and as a result Dr. Freddie Evans has not been terminated from the post of Commissioner of Education, nor has he been confirmed in post,” a recent letter from the Public Service Commission said. Ministry Says Dr Evans Was... Read more of this article

Dr Evans Has ‘Not Received’ Termination Letter

Dr Evans Has ‘Not Received’ Termination Letter

[Updated with Minister's statement & Rebuttal from Dr Evans' lawyer] Dr. Freddie Evans — who was appointed in March 2017 — has been “relieved of his duties as Commissioner of Education,” the Ministry has confirmed. The statement said, “The Ministry of Education can confirm that Dr. Freddie Evans has been relieved of... Read more of this article

Dr. Evans Appointed Commissioner Of Education

Dr. Evans Appointed Commissioner Of Education

[Updated] The Board of Education announced that Dr. Freddie Evans has been appointed to the post of Commissioner of Education in the Department of Education. “Dr. Evans has taught and served in the Bermuda public school system for more than 25 years. He is a graduate of Jackson State University and received his Doctorate in Education Administration... Read more of this article