Newly qualified teacher (NQT) induction
We are delighted to welcome you to Ealing and to your first teaching post. Congratulations on your appointment and the start of your career in teaching.
Induction at a glance
- All qualified teachers who are employed in a relevant school in England must, by law, have to complete an induction period satisfactorily
- Statutory induction is the bridge between initial teacher training and a career in teaching
- The induction year offers systematic professional and personal support to all newly qualified teachers (NQTs).
Key people involved in NQT induction
- In schools this would be your headteacher / principal, governor, induction tutor / mentor and whole staff
- In Ealing LA the named contact at the appropriate body is Mirela Temo (NQT and EMA adviser)
The appropriate body (AB) has the main quality assurance role within the induction process. The AB responds to requests from schools and colleges for guidance, support and assistance with NQTs’ induction programmes and provides training for induction tutors.
Contacting the Appropriate Body
Mirela Temo - NQT and Ethnic Minority Achievement Adviser
NQT induction procedures, advice, assessments, quality assurance, concerns
Tel: 0208 825 7986 or Mobile: 07957 637 118
Support with administration and NQT manager - Tel: 020 8825 5763
Other useful contacts
Website: NQT manager
NQT technical support: 08454 686 810
Evolution team (for technical support with NQT Manager)
Tel: 0845 468 6810
Teaching Regulation Agency
Teaching Regulation Agency website - for general enquiries regarding QTS, information on national registration and certificates.
Tel: 020 7593 5392
Teacher Self-service portal (Teaching Regulation Agency)
Registration and assessment deadlines
Deadlines for submitting assessment reports
- Spring term - 26 March 2019
- Summer term – 16 July 2019
For more information please see NQT induction and assessment dates 2018/19
Deadlines for registering NQTs
- NQTs commencing in January 2019 – 10 February 2019
- NQTs commencing in April 2019 – 10 May 2019
- NQTs commencing in September 2019 – 28 September 2019
Please note, any delay to register NQTs on time, may delay the start date of their induction.
Professional development opportunities
NQT mentors and NQT Iiduction coordinators (Venue: EEC)
- NQT mentor network meeting – 14 March 2019 at 2 - 4pm
- NQT mentor network meeting – 16 May 2019 at 2 - 4pm
- NQT mentor conference full day – 3 July 2019 at 9.30am - 3.30pm
NQTs and teachers beyond first year of teaching(Check the venue)
Book these events via Ealing CPD online www.ealingcpd.org.uk
- Key documentations - View handbooks, assessment guidance, teachers' portal, FAQs, teacher standards etc
- Training and professional development opportunities - View the latest training course and events.