NQT Professional Development Programme 2018/19

Robsack Wood Teaching School Alliance is offering your NQT the opportunity to join in an exciting local CPD programme over the coming academic year.

High quality professional development for NQT’s will include these components:

The programme will cover the following:
  • 10 sessions to be held at Robsack Wood Primary Academy
  • Each session will run on a Wednesday from 13.30 to 16.00
  • The Teaching School will provide Specialist Leaders of Education (SLE) to coordinate the programme
  • It is expected that NQTs will attend ALL 10 sessions
  • Additional coaching can be requested, if required, from the SLE, at an additional cost
  • Each session will include exposure to high quality practice through teaching clips, modelling and discussion, time to reflect on own practice and gap tasks will further support development of key areas
  • Developing a local network of NQTs, sharing practice and creating a network of support
Term Date Session Subject
2 06.11.19 1 Behaviour for Learning
04.12.19 2 Supporting vulnerable groups
3 22.01.20 3 AFL – making the most of data analysis
12.02.20 4 Promoting positive relationships
4 04.03.20 5 Teaching mathematics 1
25.03.20 6 Teaching mathematics 2
5 22.04.20 7 Making the most of phonics
20.05.20 8 Teaching Reading
6 10.06.20 9 Teaching Writing
08.07.20 10 Planning a broad and balanced curriculum
Every Session Will Provide:

A tight focus on teaching and learning.

Good/Outstanding lessons ‘top tips’.

Action into practice - share and review to capture new learning.

Swap Shop - what is working well / issues to solve.

Language of teaching – understanding and developing consistency.

What Do Academies/Schools Need To Do?

Contact to book your NQT’s place on the course – Don’t forget your official order number.

Provide in-school support for NQT(s) throughout the year.

Commit to participants attending all sessions.

Please note this is not an accredited NQT programme. All schools will need to register with an appropriate body in order to validate NQTs suitability.

Please complete and return the booking form to tsa@robsackwoodprimaryacademy.org.uk by Friday 27th Spetember 2019 to reserve your place(s).

If you are interested in taking part in this year’s course or have any questions at all, please contact the Teaching School team via email tsa@robsackwoodprimaryacademy.org.uk.

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For useful resources that can be helpful for NQTs, visit Springboard - Early Career Teachers blog

For UoBAT NQTs you can email NQT@brighton.ac.uk if you feel you need any support.