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Green Light Teaching School Alliance

Green Light Teaching School Alliance


Statutory requirements for NQT Induction

It is a statutory requirement that all Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) are provided with support in their first year of teaching.  The statutory induction arrangements enable all Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) to be provided with support in the first year of teaching, to build a firm foundation for their professional career and development.

Statutory induction provides the NQT with a personalised programme of development, support and professional dialogue with monitoring and assessment of performance against the teachers’ standards. The standards set a clear baseline of expectations for the professional practice and conduct of teachers, from the point of qualification. 

The GLA NQT Induction programme

As a Teaching School based in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, the GLA is one of the appropriate bodies responsible for the professional induction of Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) in our locality. The GLA can support your school, by providing a training programme for your NQT's, and guidance for schools. The GLA have a formal assessment schedule, and review periods, overseen by the NQT assessment panel who meet regularly to undertake the monitoring of termly and final assessments.

At the GLA, we are committed to supporting school leaders and their NQTs by providing a high-quality induction programme.

GLA NQT Induction packages:

Package 1: £75 per term per NQT (No CPD training)
Package 2: £125 per term per NQT (INCLUDES CPD training programme)
Package 3: £150 per year per NQT (CPD training only)
Support Visits:  Support visits are charged at a rate of £90 per half day

Our guidance & training should be used  in conjunction with: -

1. Statutory guidance on induction for newly qualified teachers (England)

    for appropriate bodies, headteachers, school staff and governing bodies.


2. Teachers’ standards (Effective from September 2012) DfE