Newly Qualified Teachers
We care about all of the NQTs that come and work in Southwark as we regard the thorough induction of NQTs as essential to the high quality teaching force throughout Southwark.
Welcome to the Southwark schools NQT service, a source of professional expertise you can call upon to help you support your Early Career Teacher and mentors in your school, saving you time and money. We offer a full range of Early Career Teacher support to all types and phases of schools and other educational settings and are committed to delivering exceptional customer service. Download our latest service level agreement (pdf, 534kb)(pdf) for detailed information on the services we provide.
We can offer you peace of mind for exceptional value for money. SLA (pdf, 534kb)
Join our friendly community to get full access to all pages of this website containing model policies, guidance, tools and templates and hands on support when you need it from dedicated NQT team. You'll also benefit from regular updates on topical NQT issues, training and resources.
If you do not currently have an agreement with us for NQT/ Early Career Teacher support services and would like to find out more about what we can offer, please contact Vilma Edwards, Head NQT Programme Officer.
Register your Newly Qualified Teachers with Southwark LA as the Appropriate Body for NQT Induction to benefit from a service designed by experienced school-based NQT Induction Co-ordinators. Induction with Southwark LA goes beyond the minimum statutory requirements to ensure the best possible start to the careers of our next generation of teachers.
NQTs registered with Southwark LA have priority, discounted, access to a range of support programmes and training specifically designed for NQTs in primary, secondary and special schools.
It is a statutory requirement that newly qualified teachers undertake induction. As the appropriate body for Southwark we are fully committed to supporting you through this period.