One month after he was jailed indefinitely for sexually abusing schoolboys he taught ielts score, convicted Northland pedophile James Parker has been struck off the teaching register. The Teachers Council Disciplinary Tribunal this week took the unusual step of naming a teacher whose registration has been cancelled. In a decision made on Tuesday Hong Kong Macau Tour, it said it was an unsurprising move but appropriate Parker's registration be cancelled and he be named. "The convictions referred to the tribunal by the complainant are truly horrendous, and it is impossible to conceive of there being any outcome in this case other than the one to which the respondent has agreed," chairman Kenneth Johnston said. Parker, 38, taught at Pamapuria School near Kaitaia for about 12 years, and was last month sentenced to preventive detention after admitting 74 charges of sexually abuse 20 boys aged between nine and 16. He was finally arrested and charged in July last year Matching.