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Qualified teacher status (QTS)

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Key Value
Name Qualified teacher status
Short name QTS
Part of Engagement (Engagement)
Description This field indicates whether a student has Qualified teacher status.
Applicable to England Northern Ireland
Coverage All Engagements at providers in England or Northern Ireland where Course.TTCID= 03 except where Engagement.INCOMINGEXCHANGE exists

For students on INSET courses in England and Northern Ireland, providers must indicate whether the student holds Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

Whether the student holds QTS affects the funding arrangements for these students.

For students holding QTS, any associated FundingBody.FUNDINGBODY must not indicate that the student is fundable by the DfE (NI) or OfS.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? Yes
Reason required This field helps to distinguish the funding arrangements for INSET students in England and Northern Ireland.
Field Length 2
Valid Values
Code Label
01 The student holds Qualified Teacher Status
02 The student does not hold Qualified Teacher Status

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