This page contains information about: the Teachers’ Standards, effective from 1 September 2012; statutory induction for newly qualified teachers in England; the new arrangements for teacher appraisal and capability; and the new arrangements for dealing with cases of serious teacher misconduct.
Information on new arrangements for teacher appraisal, which came into force on 1 September 2012.
Multi-page article 03 May 2013
A list of frequently asked questions about the Teachers' Standards which apply from 1 September 2012.
FAQ 30 April 2013
Information about the new Teachers’ Standards effective from 1 September 2012.
General article 30 April 2013
Information on schools' requirement to inform rospective employees on whether a teacher has been subject to capability proceedings.
General article 12 April 2013
This guidance on teacher appraisal and capability takes the form of an optional model policy that is fair, efficient and in accordance with good employment practice.
Statutory guidance 18 March 2013
Information on the service to enable employers and potential employers to view the record of any teacher with qualified teacher status (QTS).
Multi-page article 02 July 2012
Information on the National College for Teaching and Leadership's procedure for newly qualified teachers (NQTs) who have failed their induction period or had their induction period extended.
Multi-page article 02 May 2012
Information on the deployment of classroom staff, to ensure that every child and young person has the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Multi-page article 26 April 2012
Information on the Teaching Agency's collection of induction starter data and results.
General article 23 July 2012
A timeline showing how the performance management regulations are being rolled out.
General article 13 January 2012