Teacher appraisal and capability: model policy
Guidance for schools on appraisal and dismissal policies.
Ref: DFE-57518-2012 PDF, 229KB, 16 pages
Ref: DFE-57518-2012 MS Word Document, 71.5KB
This is for:
- local authorities
- statutory agencies
It applies to:
- local-authority-maintained schools, including local-authority-maintained special schools
- local authorities in respect of unattached teachers
This model policy is an optional resource for schools to refer to as they review and develop their own policies.
The assessment forms which schools should use to carry out their statutory induction of newly qualified teachers are also available online.