Effective Induction of Newly Qualified Primary Teachers, The


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An Induction Tutor’s Handbook

This INSET handbook offers induction tutors, head teachers and advisers practical and up-to-date guidance on the UK’s statutory programmes of support, monitoring and assessment for newly qualified teachers (NQTs).

Based on over ten years’ experience of running induction courses, the book:

  • Examines the UK induction “Circular 5/99” and what it means in practice
  • Explores the Induction Standards
  • Shows how the huge role of the induction tutor can be made manageable
  • Contains useful formats for guiding NQTs and recording their progress
  • Offers help in analysing Career Entry Profiles and setting up an individualised induction programme
  • Suggests ways to monitor and improve teaching through sampling pupils’ work, looking at planning and observing lessons
  • Gives guidance with examples on how to manage the termly assessment meetings and write reports on the NQT


Throughout the purpose is to help hard-pressed tutors and schools make a success of the awesome responsibility they shoulder for admitting NQTs fully into the teaching profession.

Table of Contents

  • The statutory induction arrangements (UK)
  • Being an induction tutor
  • The Induction Standards
  • The Career Entry Profile
  • Setting objectives
  • Solving problems with planning
  • The individualised induction programme
  • Ways to record evidence of progress
  • End of term assessments
  • Developing a school policy for induction
  • Appendices: Standards for Qualified Teacher Status
  • The NQT Induction Assessment Form (DfEE 1999 – UK)


[ISBN: 9781853466847; 144 Pages]

[Author: Sara Bubb; Age Suitability: All]

Additional information

Weight 0.45359237 kg