Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Newly qualified teachers (NQTs), inductions, appeals, surveys.

  1. Assessment only route to QTS: provider information

    Criteria and supporting advice for providers wishing to offer the assessment only route to qualified teacher status (QTS).

  2. Golden Hello reimbursement: guidance for local authorities and academies

    How local authorities and academies can get reimbursed for the Golden Hello scheme.

  3. Induction appeals procedures

    This document sets out the procedures for induction appeals and is intended for use by teachers, their representatives, employers, appropriate bodies and panel members hearing the appeals.

  4. Induction for newly qualified teachers (NQTs)

    Statutory guidance on NQT inductions for headteachers, school staff and governing bodies.

  5. Newly qualified teacher (NQT) induction appeals

    How to appeal a newly qualified teacher induction decision. Also includes how to attend an induction appeal hearing as an observer.

  6. Newly qualified teachers: annual survey

    Reports from the annual survey of newly qualified teachers (NQTs)

  7. Qualified teacher status (QTS): qualify to teach in England

    Find out how to obtain qualified teacher status (QTS) to teach in a maintained school or non-maintained special school in England.