Managing Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT)

Managing Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT)

Managing Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT)

About this HR Advisory course

Course Overview

This course is an introduction into Managing Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT).

Intended Outcomes

This course will provide you with an overview of Managing Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT)t as follows:

  • Who must complete an induction period;
  • When must an induction period be completed;
  • Key points for NQT Induction period;
  • Short term supply teaching;
  • How long must the induction period last;
  • Informal observations;
  • Formal assessments;
  • Interim Assessments;
  • What if the NQT does not successfully pass induction;
  • NQT joining the school after completing some of their induction elsewhere;
  • Can the Induction period be reduced;
  • Impact of maternity leave on induction period;
  • Sickness absence and Induction period;
  • When can the induction period be extended;
  • What if the school can't accommodate an extension;
  • Capability concerns with an NQT; and
  • Helping to avoiding dismissing an NQT or them failing their induction year.

Who is it for

This course is an introduction to Managing Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT) and is aimed at aspiring members of the Senior Leadership Team, newly appointed Line Managers, members of the Governing Body and School Business Managers new to the role.


1 hour.

The Cost

This course is available as part of our eLearning annual licence which includes unlimited access for your school to the full Human Resources eLearning Library for £985 plus VAT per annum.

Alternatively, if your school subscribes to our annual Human Resources Support Service, you will receive access to our entire Human Resources eLearning library at no extra cost.


To successfully complete the course, learners will be required to pass a short assessment.


Upon successful completion of the course learners will be issued accredited certificate to download. The course equates to 1 hour of CPD.

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