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Books for NQTs

Below are just a selection of our books for NQTs including Sara Bubb's excellent book that is a must for all new teachers. The Insider's Guide for New Teachers gives you all the advice you need to see you through the first year of your new teaching job.

Perhaps you are going to be a mentor this term - offering that well needed advice for those training teachers. If this is you, make sure you order a copy of Trevor Wright's new book How to be a Brilliant Mentor. It includes ideas and reassurance to support you in your role.

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  1. The Insider's Guide for New Teachers

    Succeed in Training and Induction, 2nd Edition

    By Sara Bubb

    This accessible, engaging guide contains all the advice you need to get you through your teacher training and the first year of the job. Written by Sara Bubb, new teacher ‘agony aunt’ for the Times Educational Supplement, it’s peppered with illuminating anecdotes and authoritative advice that will...

    Published July 24th 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Newly Qualified Teacher's Handbook

    2nd Edition

    By Elizabeth Holmes

    The Newly Qualified Teacher’s Handbook is an essential companion for all new teachers. Practical, comprehensive and lively, this invaluable guide covers all aspects of your first crucial months and years, and will set your teaching career off on the right track. This updated and expanded ...

    Published July 31st 2008 by Routledge

  3. How to be a Brilliant Mentor

    Developing Outstanding Teachers

    Edited by Trevor Wright

    How to be a Brilliant Mentor offers clear guidelines to enhance your mentoring, helping you to analyse your own practice and understand the complex and often ambiguous role of the mentor in school. Considering why you might become a mentor and what you can gain from the experience, it provides...

    Published June 17th 2010 by Routledge

  4. How to Be a Brilliant Teacher

    By Trevor Wright

    This cheerful and accessible book is packed with direct and practical advice drawn from the author’s extensive and successful personal experience as teacher-trainer, teacher and examiner. It sets out clear and practical guidelines to support and enhance your teaching skills. How to Be a Brilliant...

    Published September 11th 2008 by Routledge

  5. FAQs for NQTs

    Practical Advice and Working Solutions for Newly Qualified Teachers

    By Elizabeth Holmes

    This useful reference book offers authoritative yet accessible answers to common questions posed by new and trainee teachers as they face the practical everyday questions that arise from entering the classroom for the first time. Organized into sections the book covers issues such as: job...

    Published May 4th 2006 by Routledge

  6. The SEN Handbook for Trainee Teachers, NQTs and Teaching Assistants

    2nd Edition

    By Wendy Spooner

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Accessibly written with the needs of trainee teachers and Higher Level Teaching Assistants in mind, this new edition of Wendy Spooner’s popular SEN Handbook provides an up-to-the-minute introduction to key issues. Student teachers and teaching assistants will find the case studies and vignettes...

    Published October 29th 2010 by Routledge