IStip updates

Pro formas and guides for 2020-21

Updated: May 2020

We’ve updated the site with all the new pro formas that teachers and coordinators/tutors will need for the upcoming academic year 2020-21.

Newly Qualified Teachers can find all the new pro formas that they need for their induction here.

And Coordinators/Tutors can access all the pro formas that they will require for their role in teacher induction here.

We will add the Tutor and NQT Guides to the site over the summer when we have a clearer idea of the nature and shape of the coming academic year in the wake of COVID-19.

Registration deadlines for 2020-21

Updated: May 2020

We have added deadlines for registering an NQT in 2020-21:

  • Wednesday, September 9 2020 (for a 2020 autumn term start)
  • Friday, January 8 2021 (for a 2021 spring term start)
  • Friday, April 23 2021 (for a 2021 summer term start)

The registration fee will be £555 (£185 for one term; £370 for two terms). The fee MUST be paid by the school.

Please refer to our page on Registering NQTs for further details about completing the registration process.

IStip HQ has moved

Updated: October 2019

IStip’s head office moved location on October 24. We’re staying in south-west London, but you’ll need to make a note of our new postal address:

126-128 New King’s Road
United Kingdom

Our telephone numbers are also changing:

Judith Fenn – 0207 319 9191
Tamazin Steele- 0207 319 9192

More details can be found on our Contact page, and on the page giving contact details for individual IStip officers.

IStip Annual Report

Updated: September 2019

IStip publishes an Annual Report at the end of each academic year.

The latest report covering 2018-2019 has just been added to the website, giving a headline summary of our work over the last 12 months.

Previous IStip Annual Reports are also available in full from the archive section.

Proposed changes to Induction from September 2021

Updated: August 2019

Proposals to make NQT induction a two-year process from September 2021 are currently being considered, which will include changes in the way that induction is structured and assessed.

Find out more about what is being proposed and how it will affect NQTs and Induction Tutors with our summary of the currently proposed changes.

Changes to our Privacy Notice

Updated: August 2019

We’ve made some changes to our Privacy Notice in accordance with the latest UK legislation and advice from the Information Commissioner’s Office.

IStip remains committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. The Privacy Notice sets out when and how we use Personal Date that you or others provide to us. It describes what information we collect about you, how we use it, and the rights you have in relation to that collection and usage.

Please read the updated Privacy Notice carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your Personal Data and how we will safeguard it. You should continue to check back from time to time to for any future updates we may make to it.

Read the full Privacy Notice here.

Latest IStip survey results

Updated: August 2019

We’ve added the latest findings from our regular annual surveys. The Induction Coordinators and Tutors survey reports their views on IStip’s service in the last 12 months.

And the IStip NQT Survey reports on the responses from 481 of the 2018-19 cohort of Newly Qualified Teachers. All previous survey findings are still available from their respective archive sections.

Also available are the retention statistics for the 2015-16 cohort of NQTs, showing where they are now three years after completing their induction programme.