A Tauranga teacher facing a charge under the Prostitution Reform Act 2003 has re-appeared in Tauranga District Court this morning.[14/01]

Andrew Loader is accused of paying a 16-year-old girl to provide sexual services.

He has been remanded on bail without plea to re-appear in Tauranga District Court on January 29.

The name of the school Loader was employed by remains suppressed.