A tutor brought in to improve pupils’ behaviour was filmed feeding a wild rat near the school kitchens.
Paul Ashworth, a member of staff at Springwell Community College in Chesterfield, is being investigated.
Pest control experts were also called in.
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The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo are running across the Atlantic, reaching the UK early Tuesday bringing a period of strong winds to the UK.
The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo will reach the UK on Monday night, bringing a period of strong winds and heavy rain to the UK.
An unsettled week with showers or rain and some very strong winds. There's a Met Office warning for gales as we head into Tuesday