Being an NQT

Stranton School welcomes applicants to our School for teachers of all experience, however we do realise the importance of providing effective support and CPD to our NQTs and RQTs.

 If you are an NQT in Stranton School, we promise to provide you with:

  • An in School mentor for the duration of your NQT period
  • External support and professional development from Stockton Borough Council NQT Support Team
  • A weekly NQT release session (additional to PPA time)
  • A weekly training session with input from Outstanding practitioners from across the Stranton Academy Trust.

At Stranton Primary School we offer the following Induction programme:

Autumn Term 1

14th September

School Monitoring Calendar / T-Drive

21st September

Pupil Passports / Setting up Class Provision Map

28th September

Foundation Curriculum – Inc. Progress in PE

5th October

School Behaviour Policy

12th October

Supporting SEND children

19th October

CPOMS / Vulnerable Pupils

Autumn Term 2

9th November

Reading / Writing / Maths Book Scrutiny

16th November

Challenging Greater Depth Pupils

23rd November

Foundation Curriculum Scrutiny

30th November

Assessment Procedures / PIVATS

7th December

Pupil Passports / Class Provision Map

14th December

NQT Reports / Trouble Shooting

Spring Term 1

11th January

Using Data in the Classroom

18th January

Planning and Differentiation

25th January

Mid-Year Report Writing

1st February

Behaviour Management

8th February

Assessment for Learning and Feedback

Spring Term 2

1st March

Establishing a Positive Learning Environment

8th March

Reading / Writing / Maths Book Scrutiny

15th March

Assessment Procedures / PIVATS

22nd March

Pupil Passports / Class Provision Maps

29th March

Foundation Curriculum Scrutiny

5th April

NQT Reports /Trouble Shooting

Summer Term 1

26th April

Outstanding Teaching and Learning

3rd May

Pupil Progress

10th May

Reading / Writing / Maths Book Scrutiny

17th May

End of Year Report Writing

Summer Term 2

14th June

Assessment Procedures / PIVATS

21st June

Pupil Passports / Class Provision Maps

28th June

Foundation Curriculum Scrutiny

5th July

Parents Evening Preparation

12th July

NQT Reports /Trouble Shooting

19th July

NQT Targets

If you are an NQT or RQT and interested in working at Stranton Primary School; email with your details. - we will keep these on file and contact you when any vacancies arise.