Merton Special Teaching Alliance

National Teaching Shcool

NQT+ programme  

Following the success of the NQT+1 programme, our next cohort of NQT+ is due to start in spring 2021. This programme aims to embed excellent teaching and learning.

There are 6 sessions which will take place at Bishop Gilpin Primary School. The purpose of the programme is to provide teachers with the skills to develop and improve their potential. It is a very practical programme involving observations in classrooms and is aligned with the DfE Early Careers Framework.

We focus on identifying factors that create good/outstanding teaching and learning. The sessions are based on:

  • How children learn best

  • Managing behaviour
  • Questioning
  • Adaptive teaching

  • Assessment and evaluation

  • Early leadership

The sessions also include effective working with teaching assistants and creating purposeful and attractive working environments. Participants will need to work with a school-based mentor who will be asked to attend the final session in order to create an action plan.

Who can apply?

Teachers who are NQT+1, +2 or +3

Cost:  Free to Merton Schools. Non Merton Schools should get in touch for more details.

Dates: Tuesdays 10th & 24th November 2020, 12th & 26th January, 9th February 2021. Sessions will take place from 9am - 12pm except on 9th February which will be a full day, 9am - 3.30pm.

Facilitators: Katharine Davies (MSTA Lead Consultant), Sarah Jowett  and Fran Baxter (MSTA SLEs) Early Leadership delivered by Ewan Morrison, London Borough of Merton.

Location:  Bishop Gilpin School 

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Any questions please email teachingschoolbookings@perseid.merton.sch.uk or phone 02086489737 (Upper School option)

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