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NAHT Edge

 

For middle leaders 

NAHT Edge is a category of NAHT membership spefically for middle leaders. We offer tailored support and services for middle leaders, online advice and resources, and full trade union protection to give you peace of mind. Discover the benefits of membership and what makes us different.

Am I eligible? 

To be eligible to join NAHT Edge, you need to be teacher with a leadership responsibility. For more details on eligibility click here

Join

If you would like to join NAHT Edge, or you’re a current member and would like to speak to someone on the phone, please give us a call on 0300 004 44 43, email us on info@naht.org.uk or click here

Help and advice

 

Classroom 

If you have responsibility in a specific area of the curriculum or are simply interested in best practice, our guides can help. 

Employment

If you want to know about your employment rights and whether you're being treated fairly and consistently, you can find help and advice on matters which may concern you as an employee. 

Management 

If you line manage staff or have accountability for a specific area, you can access help and advice to assist you in making informed decisions when carrying out your role.

 

Latest news 

Latest updates and information from Ofqual

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) regulates qualifications, examinations and assessments in England and NAHT meet with Ofqual regularly.

Arrangements for awarding qualifications in 2022

All publications related to awarding qualifications in 2022 can be found here.

  • Ofqual and the DfE have published their response to the consultation on adaptations to GCSE, AS and A level exams in 2022. Advanced notice of exam topics will be published on 7 February 2022 at the latest.
  • Ofqual has announced its approach to grading in 2022. The aim is to return to a pre-pandemic grade profile in two steps with 2022 being a transition year with grading at a midpoint between 2021 and 2019.
  • Ofqual has published its response to the consultation on arrangements for non-exam assessment (NEA) and fieldwork requirements for students entering qualifications in 2022.
  • Ofqual has also published its response to the consultation on awarding VTQs in 2022, which confirms that exams will go ahead. You can find the detail of this consultation here.
  • Ofqual has published guidance for centres on the awarding of VTQs in 2022.
  • Ofqual and the DfE have published guidance relating to contingency arrangements for the 2022 exam series. If exams are cancelled, grades will be awarded by using evidence collected throughout the year to inform a holistic centre awarded grade. Further details about contingency arrangements will be published later in the year.

2021 appeals and the autumn exam series

  • Information on centre reviews and appeals has been published by JCQ.
  • You can find more information about key dates for the autumn series here.
  • Information regarding entries to the autumn series can be found through individual awarding organisations (OCRAQAPearsonWJEC)
  • The DfE has confirmed the Exam Support Service will be available later this year to provide support for exam fees, the cost of additional venue capacity, additional invigilators and additional invigilator training. You can find more information about this here.

Latest updates

To receive email updates from Ofqual, sign up here.

If you need to get in touch with Ofqual regarding a complaint, you can find their complaints procedure here.​

First published 18 November 2021