NPQSL - Senior Leadership

National Professional Qualification for Senior Leaders (NPQSL)

NPQSL is for individuals who are, or are aspiring to become, a senior leader with cross-school responsibilities e.g. an experienced middle leader, a deputy head teacher, or other senior staff.

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 candidates'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 of 12 months, beginning in September 2018

  • 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

    Delivery model:

  • Three face to face 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

    How to Apply:

  • Applications have now closed for Autumn 2018.

  • Please contact Bury Teaching Schools Alliance on 0161 766 1597 (option 4) or to register interest or for signposting.