Early career teacher (ECT) induction: checklist

Download our checklist to make sure you're following statutory requirements before and during early career teacher (ECT) inductions.

Last reviewed on 5 May 2022
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  1. Download our checklist of ECT induction requirements 
  2. Use our checklist of NQT induction requirements (for those who started induction before 1 September 2021)

Download our checklist of ECT induction requirements 

Use it to make sure you're meeting the requirements for teachers that started their early career teacher (ECT) induction on or after 1 September 2021. These requirements are set out in the DfE's statutory guidance for ECT induction and the early career framework (ECF) reforms.

The checklist covers what you need to do before, during and after the induction period. 

Note: your appropriate body may have specific procedures or timelines they want you to follow, so be sure to check with them.

Use our checklist of NQT induction requirements (for those who started induction before 1 September 2021)

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