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Advertising for newly qualified teachers only: is it allowed?

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Last updated on 12 May 2016
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Can we specifically advertise for an NQT to fill a vacancy? ACAS advises that schools targeting advertisements at newly qualified teachers (NQTs) could face discrimination claims. We also refer to advice from One Education and a local authority.

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