The appointment of an Appropriate Body (AB) is a statutory requirement for the induction period of Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs). The AB makes the final decision as to whether an NQT has met the teachers’ standards on the recommendation of the Head Teacher/Principal
Hawthorns School, designated Teaching School for the everyonelearning@ Teaching School Alliance is able to act as an Appropriate Body for the statutory induction of NQTs.
This service will also include an Induction Tutor/School Based Mentor and NQT briefing in the Autumn Term to make NQTs aware of their entitlement but more importantly to support NQTs in taking responsibility for managing their own induction and professional development.
The cost for the service will be £285 per NQT (£95 per term).