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ECF

Early Career Framework 

The Early Career Framework (ECF) is transforming the support and development offer for teachers at the start of their career. From September 2021, all early career teachers (ECTs) will be entitled to a statutory ‘ECF induction’. This entitles early career teachers to two years of fully funded support and training, rooted in the best available research evidence. Please see our Early Career Framework Brochure for more information. 

Early Career Professional Development Programme (ECPDP) 

HISP Teaching School Hub is delighted to be a delivery partner of the Education Development Trust’s (EDTs) Early Career Professional Development Programme (ECPDP) for September 2021. The Education Development Trust is a not-for-profit organisation and one of the largest providers of professional development programmes in the UK. They have worked closely with schools and the Sheffield Institute of Education, part of Sheffield Hallam University to develop an evidence-led programme to ensure it is based on how pupils learn and what really works. To find out more about EDT please click here. A copy of the EDTs brochure for the programme can be download from the resources section below and a video introduction can be viewed here

Programme Registration 

To register for the Full Induction Programme (FIP) through HISP Teaching School Hub, schools need to follow these two steps: 

  1. Register with the Education Development Trust selecting ‘HISP Teaching School Hub’ as the Delivery Partner. 

  1. Register with the DfE and nominate your induction tutor.  All maintained schools and academies have been sent an e-mail invite from the DfE.  The invite will have been sent to the email address(es) registered against the school in GIAS (Get Information About Schools). If you cannot find your original invite, visit https://manage-training-for-early-career-teachers.education.gov.uk/and regenerate a new email invite. 

If you are not going to have Early Career Teachers in September 2021, you do not need to register with the Educational Development Trust or the DfE at this point in time. 

Useful Webinars

The following webinars explain more about what to expect on our programme:

Early Career Teachers Induction Webinar: 


Mentor Induction Webinar: 

Induction Tutor Webinar: