NQT Programme

NQT Programme

This programme is for newly qualified Teachers from schools across the alliance.


  • ‘Hit the ground running’ confident that support and help is a hand.
  • Get the best out of their first year for themselves and their pupils.
  • Be secure in the knowledge about good and outstanding teaching.
  • Be able to identify their own strengths and future areas for development through becoming reflective practitioners.

What does it involve?

  • A twilight networking event offering ‘top tips’ for the first days and weeks as an NQT plus 6 three hour sessions – one per half term.
  • Access to a dedicated NQT online community, providing tasks and support.
  • A professional network.
  • A tight focus on teaching and learning.
  • Good/outstanding lesson ‘top tips’.
  • Action into practice / share and review to capture new learning.
  • SwapShop – what is working well / issues to solve.
  • Gap tasks between sessions.