NQT Induction

ETC Alliance is an Appropriate Body for Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) in England

We are able to deliver a high quality and personal package to support your NQTs.

The appointment of an Appropriate Body (AB) is a statutory requirement for the induction period of NQTs and the Appropriate Body makes the final decision as to whether the NQT has met the Teachers Standards on the recommendation of the Headteacher/Principal.

The following support routes are available:

Support Route 1

Administration, quality assurance, support and monitoring. NQT Appropriate Body.


Support and development Route 2

In addition to the Appropriate Body role the Alliance offers a development programme – “Making a positive difference” which supports a school’s provision and gives a firm basis for on-going professional development.


Development route only Route 3

“Making a Positive Difference”. This programme complements a school’s provision and will support progression and the deepening of learning. It is available as a stand-alone option.


Further information on these routes is available here

All NQTs need to be registered with ETC Alliance by 1 September 2017. Costs are available on request.

Complete the form below to receive further information including costs and registration documents