St Joseph’s College Teaching School is registered with the National College for Teaching and Leadership as an Appropriate Body for NQT Induction.

Appropriate Bodies have the main quality assurance role in the induction process. Our role includes offering support and guidance to NQTs and their Induction Tutors, dealing with issues, queries and concerns which may arise, registering the NQT on the NCTL database, receipt and monitoring of termly assessment forms and confirming the final assessment decision.

Key documents relating to the process of awarding NQT status are listed below:


Of our students achieved 5 GCSEs at grades 4 or greater, including English and mathematics in 2018.


Of our A2 students pass their courses, with 54% achieving A* to B grades.


Many of our A2 students go on to the most demanding university courses, with 35% going on to Russell Group universities.


St. Joseph’s College is delighted to have maintained its ‘Outstanding’ status at its most recent Ofsted inspection in 2014.