Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT)

NQT Induction in Portsmouth will be delivered by the Portsmouth Teaching School Alliance in 2020/21 in partnership with Portsmouth City Council.  This will comprise both the Appropriate Body services as well as a programme of CPD for NQTs and Mentors alike.

As the Appropriate Body, we provide:

  • Registration services with the Teacher Regulation Agency (previously NCTL)
  • Three free CPD sessions
  • A NQT Handbook for NQTs and mentors
  • On-going advice and guidance to NQTs, mentors and schools
  • Bespoke school visits and individual support and classroom observations
  • Information and advice on any regulatory changes
  • Joint action planning to support you with concerns over NQTs
  • Checking, registering and quality assuring NQT assessment forms

To find out more information or to register your NQTs, please contact June Hutchinson (NQT Co-Ordinator) at, or 02392893702