The Role and Responsibilities of the Governing Body
The Governing Body
should ensure compliance with this guidance;
should be satisfied that the institution has the capacity to support the NQT;
should ensure the Headteacher/principal is fulfilling their responsibility to meet the requirements of a suitable post for induction;
must investigate concerns raised by an individual NQT as part of the institution’s agreed grievance procedures;
can seek guidance from the Appropriate Body on the quality of the institution’s induction arrangements and the roles and responsibilities of staff involved in the process; and
can request general reports on the progress of an NQT.