National Professional Qualification for Middle Leaders (NPQML)
NPQML is for individuals who are, or are aspiring to become, a middle leader with responsibility for leading a team e.g. a key stage leader, a subject leader, or a head of department.
What does the qualification offer?
Access to outstanding leadership development training.
National qualification designed by school leaders for school leaders.
A flexible, modular structure that combines core modules with the freedom to specialise and to develop candidate’s own professional areas.
How will the programme be delivered?
Each module consists of workplace learning and practice activities, face-to-face workshops and online learning
The programme will run over a period over a period of 12 months, beginning in September 2019
Delivery of face-to-face sessions will be in Bury schools and facilitated by a Primary and Secondary senior leader
Through a purpose built virtual learning environment enabled for mobiles and tablets
Three face-to-face training sessions spread over 12 months
Four facilitated online short courses
Two 360 degree Leadership Diagnostic Reports
One assessed task on a school improvement priority
Support from a nominated in-school mentor
What will it cost?
£950 (this will be invoiced by BTSA at the start of the programme)
Schools who are members of either BSLC or BEST have two discounts of £125 available to use between NPQML and NPQSL over a two year period (18/19 and 19/20).
How to apply:
- Obtain permission from your Head Teacher
- Send details of name, address, school and qualification applied for to: BTSA@bury.gov.uk by 26th July 2019 before you apply online
- Complete online application form at www.outstandingleaders.org delivery partner is Bury TSA (code BRY-TSA) by 26th July 2019
- If you apply before 31st May 2019 you will receive a 5% discount