Newly Qualified Teachers

Partners in Learning are now responsible for the administration of the NQT Appropriate Body on the behalf of Doncaster Council. We are currently supporting over 250 NQTs and their mentors/induction tutors in Doncaster. We are passionate about developing highly effective practitioners and leaders from the moment they are registered with our team. We also offer a comprehensive range of professional learning opportunities and guidance to enable NQTs in all phases to successfully complete induction. For ONLY £100 per term per NQT, for Enhanced Members or £120 per term per NQT for Core Members you will have access to: - Co-ordination, processing and moderation of Statutory Assessment forms each term. - Welcome Event in September for Headteachers, Governors, Induction Tutors and NQTs - Revised NQT Documentation - Mentor Training - Mentor Network each term - NQT Network each term

Apr 2019

NQT Sessions - Secondary

Please see below the dates for the academic year 


Session 4 
30th April - How do we judge progress over time?
led by Sarah Wadd and Stacey Parker-Browne

Session 5 
4th June –  How do we plan and deliver explanations in lessons?
led by Rachel Ryan and Vicci Williamson

This session will be taking place on 6 November from 4pm-5:30pm at Hungerhill School. 

In order to reserve your place on the NQT sessions you will need to book onto each session through the website, the website will be updated once sessions have taken place. 

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Nov 2018

Newly Qualified Teacher Development Programme - Primary

The Partners in Learning Primary NQT programme is designed and facilitated to support NQTs through a series of face-to-face training sessions, gap tasks and a peer network. This extended programme will be sustained over a ten-month period and will be designed in line with the Standard for teachers’ professional development (DfE 2016). It will complement in-school CPD and support from mentors. Wherever possible we will draw upon the best available evidence on teaching and learning.

The purpose of the programme:

• To support the participants to meet the required induction standards
• To provide NQTs with teaching strategies that have been proven to support learning
• To facilitate a network for continued professional learning and mutual support


A programme of support and development which includes:

• Welcome Meetings
• Face to Face training and networking sessions
• On-going training and support for Mentors
• Regular in school mentoring


​​Face to Face Day 4

  • Experiencing High Quality Teaching and Learning in Different Contexts
  • 22.05.19, 9am until 3:30pm at Castle Hills Primary School
  • The day will explore the common features of high quality teaching and learning and will include a school enquiry visit

​​Face to Face Day 5  

  • Understanding Learning and Progress
  • 25.06.19 9am until 3:30pm Castle Hills Primary School 
  • The day will consider a range of assessment strategies to enable all learners to make good progress.


  • Core Members: £395.00 per NQT
  • Extended Members: £345.00 per NQT
  • Enhanced Members: £295.00 per NQT

Terms and Conditions 

By completing the registration form below you will be accepting the Partners in Learning Terms and Conditions for all programmes and events. A copy of the terms and conditions can be requested from 

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