This service will provide schools with an Appropriate Body to oversee the Induction of NQTs which remains a statutory duty for all schools, academies and LAs but with funding going directly to schools through the DSG.
Essex is an accredited Appropriate Body and is offering the following service to enable schools/Academies to meet the requirements.
This programme is aimed at Induction Tutors and NQTs and will include:
If your NQT is vulnerable the following is also available (at no further cost):
Essex Local Authority operates an electronic registration and monitoring system, NQT Manager.
On this site there is advice for tutors, schools and NQTs.
Assessments are completed and submitted electronically and feedback is given as appropriate.
The site also has a very useful ‘Content’ section which contains useful documents and advice.
To look at the range of courses available for tutors and the Introductory course for NQTs follow the link to the NQT Manager.
Further support for vulnerable Newly Qualified Teachers
This support is provided in relation to NQTs that have been identified as being at risk of failing to meet the Induction Standards following a review of reports by the LA in its role as the Appropriate Body.
This programme is aimed at Headteachers and senior managers/Induction tutors within schools who want to ensure that any NQT who is finally judged as failing does not have a case to show that the school did not provide sufficient support.
Programme could include:
For further information please contact Kay Satchell