Early Career Framework: Useful Links & Resources

Early Career Framework: Links & Resources

From September 2021, it will become a statutory requirement for schools to offer a two year induction based on the Early Career Framework to their early career teachers. Our Early Career Development Programme meets this statutory requirement and interested schools and delivery partners are invited to contact us or to register their school now.

We have collated some useful Early Career Framework links and resources to help give you a deeper understanding of the Early Career Framework reforms.



DfE Overview of Early Career Framework reforms

Details on the offer available to early career teachers and how this has been developed for national roll-out.


DfE Changes to Statutory Induction

Detail of the intended changes to statutory induction to take place from September 2021.


DfE Foundations of the Early Career Framework Reforms

The early career framework sets out what early career teachers are entitled to learn about and learn how to do when they start their careers. It underpins a new entitlement for 2 years of professional development designed to help early career teachers develop their practice, knowledge and working habits.


EEF Evaluation of Early Career Framework pilot

The evaluation investigated the promise, feasibility and scalability of the programmes, in order to inform the future delivery of the framework.


Guidance for Governors: Early Career Framework

Use this resource from Twinkl  for quickly disseminating the key information about the Early Career Framework to your school governors. Governors are integral to the successful running of a school, with their input providing valuable accountability to the SLT.