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NQT Induction Tutor Training

NQT Induction Tutor Training This session focuses on the statutory requirements of induction, including roles, responsibilities and the induction timeline. It also provides a self-audit tool to support staff to evaluate and develop excellent induction. There will be guidance of what to do when NQTs are not making satisfactory progress towards meeting the [...]

Coaching for outstanding teaching and learning

Coaching for outstanding teaching and learning Coaching is a successful and powerful technique that helps leaders and managers get the very most from their staff. This course, made up of two half day sessions, looks at the role of the coach in ensuring teachers can deliver outstanding teaching and learning. It focuses on [...]

Delivering sustainable finances

Delivering sustainable finances Hear from the Chief Financial Officer from a Multi-Academy Trust and a Financial Director of a leading secondary school about how you can develop processes and systems that meet legal obligations and ensure financial sustainability. Core topics including the finance questions Governors will ask and being prepared for these, the [...]

Using positive staff language

Using positive staff language to support anoutstanding learning environment Students’ written and spoken language is hugely affected by the language of adults around them. The course will ensure delegates understand the effect of language in the classroom on students. It will also demonstrate effective strategies which will improve both adult and student language [...]

Succeeding in the first year

Succeeding in the first year: secondary development programme for NQTs Effective support for NQTs is crucial to them becoming confident practitioners who are able to provide children and young people with an outstanding educational experience. Following the ongoing success of our primary NQT programme, which is now in its 6th year, we are [...]

From primary ITT to NQT

From primary ITT to NQT: support for subject knowledge This year, the Trinity TSA is offering Primary School Direct subject knowledge sessions as part of our CPD package, in order to support NQTs who may lack confidence in a certain area of the curriculum, and who may need to further develop their subject [...]

Ensuring pupils embed grammar

Ensuring pupils successfully embed grammar in their writing Ensuring that pupils can transfer the discrete grammar content that they have been taught into their writing is vital. This half-day session focuses on teaching grammar using quality texts and modelling how to write with the reader in mind. This fast paced session will help [...]

Successful subject leadership in primary

Successful subject leadership in primary: evaluating impact and next steps planning As you continue your professional journey through your teaching career, you may begin to think about taking on wider school responsibilities, such as the role of subject coordinator. Leading a subject area effectively is one of the most important elements in securing [...]

Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation

Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation: delivering the National Curriculum Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation (SPaG) is a core focus of the national curriculum, and it is crucial that teaching assistants understand recent changes and expectations so that they can support children from Year 1 – Year 6 with their spelling, punctuation and grammar skills. This [...]

Developing science subject knowledge at KS2

Developing science subject knowledge at KS2 A solid foundation in teacher knowledge is vital in ensuring that children achieve in this subject. This intensive one day course builds and deepens teachers’ knowledge of scientific concepts so that they can deliver high-quality lessons that enable pupils to grasp concepts quickly and put them into [...]