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Teacher charged over student sex
Teacher charged over student sex

A 35-year-old teacher from Perth's northern suburbs has been charged with sex offences involving a student.

Police allege the high school teacher had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old female student.

He has been charged with five counts of sexual penetration of a child aged 16 or over by a person in authority.

The alleged incidents occurred between September and November in 2013.

He was charged last Friday and is due to appear in Joondalup Magistrates Court on March 17.

Anyone who has been a victim of child abuse, or has information about someone being abused, can contact police on 131 444.