The Early Careers Framework becomes statutory from September 2021.
Why choose Shropshire & Telford Education Partnership STEP?
and working with a National ECF provider - Best Practice.
support Early Career Teachers (ECTs) as well as their mentors.
designed by internationally recognised experts in this field.
reflect our local context
or appoint your own facilitators. Let us do it for you.
your Appropriate Body if you follow the provider led route.
Your ECTs and mentors will join a regional and national network, supporting your staff and wider school development goals. To ensure a smooth and supported start for your ECTs in September – choose the provider led model delivered by STEP through our partnership with Best Practice Networks. STEP will ensure sessions are tailored to the context of Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin, through our own team of highly experienced, locally recognised facilitators.
To do this you will need to register directly with Best Practice. The link to register can be found at:
Early Career Framework – What Schools need to know STEP event: To view a recording of the event please click on the link below:
Did you know?
You should have received the link to register your ECTs from the DfE, we understand these are being sent out in batches to schools. If you have not received your link please click here
Best Practice Webinar Early Career Framework reforms and how the Early Career Development Programme delivers those reforms to newly qualified teachers.
The full recording of the webinar is now available on Youtube at https://youtu.be/VTsOAThlTbA. The Powerpoint slides from the presentation can be downloaded direct from BP web site here.
Schools wishing to sign up for our Early Career Development Programme should visit BP online application form at https://ccms.bpnsystems.net/ecf_application/
Please note for the name prompt please use STEP Shropshire and Telford Education Partnership.
Best Practice more information, including the answers given to many of the questions raised during the webinar can be found on our web site at www.bestpracticenet.co.uk/early-career-framework
We will shortly be organising an ECF specific meeting in partnership with Best Practice details will be emailed to schools.