Senior teacher at exclusive $ 30,000 per year Bondi private school is accused of repeated sexual abuse of a 17-year-old schoolgirl
- Senior teacher accused of sexual abuse of girl at a Bondi school
- He was charged with 11 counts of sexual intercourse with the person in his care
- The man, 34, has resigned from teaching at Reddam House in Bondi
- It confirmed that a teacher had been accused of allegations by a Reddam graduate
A biology professor has been accused of sexually abusing a female student at a private school in the eastern suburbs of Sydney.
Researchers detected that a teenage girl, then 17 years old, was sexually assaulted by a male teacher, 34 in 2018 at Reddam House in Bondi, a police spokeswoman told AAP on Tuesday.
Ben Fenner, 34, was arrested last Friday and by the police in a cafe was charged with 11 counts of sexual intercourse with a person in his care, Nine News reported.
He received a strict bail to appear on August 26 at the Downing Center Local Court.
Reddam House has confirmed that an employee has been removed from his duties,
& # 39; This step follows a message from the NSW Police on Friday that the teacher was charged with a complaint from a Reddam graduate. It is our understanding that the former student recently approached the police & said the statement on the school's website.
Reddam House in Bondi (photo) confirmed on Tuesday that a senior employee had been dismissed from all duties
& # 39; We are most saddened by this state of affairs and want to assure parents, students and everyone in the school community that Reddam takes this matter extremely seriously. & # 39;
& # 39; Pending the resolution of the legal process, the teacher involved will not play any further role at the school. This is now a matter for the court. & # 39;
A school spokesman declined to comment when he was contacted by Daily Mail Australia.
Costs at the exclusive school start from $ 19,305 for kindergarten and up to $ 31,045 for the years 11 and 12.
The school's websites state that more than 800 students are divided over two campuses.
According to Mr. Fenner's LinkedIn profile, he is an experienced biology teacher who has been teaching Reddam for more than four years.
he was the coordinator of the school's Duke of Edinburgh Award program.
Reddam House (photo) has issued a statement to assure parents, students and everyone in the school community that the matter is considered very serious by the school
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