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Can an academy that was previously under special measures employ NQTs?

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Last updated on 8 May 2017
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Can an academy that was in special measures before converting employ NQTs? This article relays advice from the DfE, two of our associate education experts, and the director of HR in a multi-academy trust on this issue. It also points to the statutory guidance on NQT induction.

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  1. 1 Restriction on induction for schools in special measures
  2. 2 Employing NQTs after academy conversion
  3. 3 Academies do not have to offer induction to NQTs

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