Continuing Professional Development

Continuing Professional Development


With such a wide range of partners, the Saffron Teaching School Hub provides a wide range of professional development across the region for teachers, school leaders and support staff at all stages of their career.

Early Career Teachers

As part of new statutory induction arrangements starting in Sept 2021, Early Career Teachers will be entitled to a training programme based on the Early Career Framework. For more information about the new statutory induction arrangements, including the Full Induction Programme run by the Saffron Teaching School Hub, click here.

National Professional Qualifications (NPQs)

We offer NPQs with both Teach First and The Church of England. To find out more about our NPQ programmes, click here.

Wider CPD

We offer a number of different CPD programmes to support teachers, school leaders and support staff. We coordinate the expertise within the Hub to deliver training by experienced staff that is up-to-date and relevant.

To find out about the CPD courses offered by the Saffron Teaching School Hub and its partners, please click here.

Curriculum Hubs

The Saffron Teaching School Hub promotes courses run by the Curriculum Hubs in our area - please visit our Curriculum Hubs section for more information.


Saffron Teaching School Hub CPD Leads Network

In May 2022, we launched our CPD Leads Network for primary and secondary colleagues responsible for planning and delivery school or trust wide CPD.

The dates of our termly CPD Leads Network meetings (all online) for 2022-23 are:

  • Wednesday 5 October 2022, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Wednesday 8 March 2023, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Wednesday 3 May 2023, 4:00-5:00pm

If you would like to join this network and receive joining details for the termly meetings, please sign up here.