Supporting early career teachers

Information for school leaders and early career teachers on the Early Career Framework, the available support package, and early and national rollout.


Early Career Framework

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These documents outline the planned support for early career teachers.

More information about support for early career teachers is available in the recruitment and retention strategy.

Supporting early career teachers

This document explains what’s in the support package.

Early Career Framework

This document describes:

  • what the Early Career Framework is
  • what early career teachers should be entitled to learn about
  • what early careers teachers should learn how to do

Rollout of the Early Career Framework support package

This document explains:

  • when and where early rollout will take place
  • who’ll provide support packages
  • the changes planned to statutory induction and the statutory guidance
Published 28 January 2019
Last updated 11 October 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added documents about the early rollout support package and supporting early career teachers. The information previously contained in the details section is now presented in these 2 documents.

  2. Added invitation to tender link, and updated early rollout information.

  3. Added details of market engagement events.

  4. Added 'Information about the Early Career Framework roll out'.

  5. First published.