Recruiting, inducting and managing teachers

Overseas-trained teachers, inductions, School Direct information, Childcare Act. Appraisals, employment advice, workforce planning.


  1. Retiring teachers: nomination form for official letter of thanks

    Form to nominate exceptional teachers for an appreciation letter at retirement from the Secretary of State for Education.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Induction for newly qualified teachers (NQTs)
  2. Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006
  3. List a teaching job at your school on Teaching Vacancies
  4. Deal for schools: hiring supply teachers and agency workers
  5. Staffing and employment: advice for schools
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News and communications

  1. More support for school leaders to tackle workload
  2. FE providers benefit from scheme to boost teaching workforce
  3. New teachers ready to deliver in the classroom
  4. New free website for schools to advertise vacancies
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Research and statistics

  1. Incentive programmes for the recruitment and retention of teachers in further education (FE)
  2. Teachers analysis compendium 4
  3. TSM and initial teacher training allocations: 2019 to 2020
  4. Communicating opportunities to apply for system leadership roles
  5. Annual teachers survey
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Administration of mathematics early-career payments
  2. Staffing and employment advice for schools
  3. Trade union facility time in schools: review
  4. Diversity of the teaching workforce: statement of intent
  5. Increasing flexible working in schools
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