Can I do my Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) year in an independent school regardless of where I have done my initial teacher training?
Yes. You can complete your NQT year in an independent school wherever you have done your initial teacher training year. The NQT accreditation is transferable. For more information on the NQT year please see the IStip website.
Graduates can find out about training to teach in an independent school.
FAQs for Trainees
FAQs asked by trainees.
Independent Schools can find out about taking a trainee teacher.
FAQs for Schools
FAQs asked by schools.