NQT CPD Programme 2019-20

In addition to our Appropriate Body service for NQTs, The Astra Alliance is working with the Bucks Teaching Talent Network to deliver two new NQT CPD Programmes for 2019/20. The Primary and Secondary NQT CPD Programmes will consist of six twilight sessions and will run from September 2019 to June 2020 in different venues across Bucks so you can choose a convenient location for your NQTs..  These sessions will cover the same topics but will have either a Primary or Secondary focus as follows:

Main Programme

  • Behaviour Management
  • Promoting Good Progress
  • Well Structured Lessons
  • Questioning
  • Adapting Teaching
  • Pupil Feedback

This programme is priced at £200 per NQT. A booking form will be made available on this website in due course, or you can express your interest now by emailing paula@astra-alliance.com

Extra Optional Sessions

In addition to the main programme, extra sessions can be booked specific to an NQTs needs as follows:


  • Teaching Phonics
  • Delivering Whole Class Guided Reading
  • Working Scientifically
  • Supporting Pupils with Special Educational Needs


  • Deepening Subject Knowledge
  • Managing Workload
  • Supporting Pupils with Special Educational Needs

Each extra session is priced at £50 per NQT.