Just after reading this article by James Deegan & Teresa O’Doherty:
A really good article that discusses the need for mentors for novice teacher throughout the country. It a means of not attempting to retain the teachers but to help the NQT’s in their professional development.
Agree with a lot that is been said in the article as mentors would definitely help the development of novice teachers. Even though I may not be speaking from experience I would feel it worthwhile to hear from other teachers and their experiences which would enable me to develop over the course of my first year teaching