Leadership NPQs

National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership:

This course is designed for school leaders who are, or who are aspiring to become senior leaders with cross-school responsibilities. 

For more information, please see our flyer below.

Length of course: 4 terms

Cost of Programme

Full scholarship funding, with no cost to the participant, for the NPQ for Executive Leadership is available to those who meet the following criteria:

  • Are, or are aspiring to be, a senior leader with cross-school responsibilities. 
  • Work in a state funded school and state funded organisations that offer 16-19 places in England.

The cost is £1055 for those in independent schools. British International Schools, contact us directly for prices. A discount has been applied for this NPQ programme.

'More than anything, completing the NPQSL sealed my ambition to become a senior leader. It was very rewarding and I am glad of the skills and knowledge I gained from it.'
Emily, Headteacher

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National Professional Qualification for Headship:

This course is designed for school leaders who are, or who are aspiring to become a headteacher or head of school with responsibility for leading a school.

For more information, please see our flyer below

Length of course: 4 terms

Cost of Programme

Full scholarship funding, with no cost to the participant, for the NPQ for Executive Leadership is available to those who meet the following criteria:

  • A school leader who is aspiring to be, a headteacher or head of school with responsibility for leading a school. 
  • Work in a state funded school and state funded organisations that offer 16-19 places in England.

OR

  • Are a headteacher or head of school with responsibility for leading a school.
  • Are in the first 2 academic years of headship without a NPQH.
  • Work in a state funded school and state funded organisations that offer 16-19 places in England. 

The cost is £1985 for those in independent schools. British International Schools, contact us directly for prices

NPQH Flyer


National Professional Qualification for Executive Leadership :

This course is designed for school leaders who are, or who are aspiring to be an executive headteacher, or who have a school trust CEO role with responsibility for leading several schools.

For more information, please see our flyer below.

Cost of Programme

Full scholarship funding, with no cost to the participant, for the NPQ for Executive Leadership is available to those who meet the following criteria:

  • Are, or are aspiring to be, an executive headteacher or have a school trust CEO role with responsibility for leading several schools.
  • Work in a state funded school and state funded organisations that offer 16-19 places in England.

The cost is £4099 for those in independent schools. British International Schools, contact us directly for prices

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National Professional Qualification for Early Years Leadership

This course is designed for leaders qualified to at least Level 3 with full and relevant qualification who are, or aspiring to be managers of Private, Voluntary and Independent nurseries, headteachers of school-based or maintained nurseries, or childminders with leadership responsibilities.

For more information, please see our flyer below.

Cost of Programme

Full scholarship funding, with no cost to the participant, for the NPQ in Early Years Leadership is available for those who meet the following criteria: 

  • Are, or are aspiring to be, a headteacher or head of school with responsibility for leading a school-based nursery for children aged 0-5 years.
  • Are, or aspiring to be, a manager of a PVI for children aged 0-5 years.
  • Are, or aspiring to be, a childminder with leadership responsibilities.

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The Specialist NPQs and the NPQSLwill be delivered through the North East London Teaching School Hub (NELTSH)  in conjunction with UCL IOE.

 

The NPQH and NPQEL will be delivered through the North East London Teaching School Hub (NELTSH) in conjunction with UCL IOE and the East London Teaching School Hub (ELTSH).


Applying for the NPQs

As soon as we have information on the application window for the next cohort for the new National Professional Qualifications we will add the details here.

To apply for the NPQs you need to complete both steps below:

1) Complete this NPQ Expression of interest form to register your interest with the North East London Teaching School Hub who will be your local provider.  

To complete the form, you will need the following information:

·         Teacher Registration Number (TRN)
·         Name as recorded by the Teacher Regulation Agency (TRA)
·         Choice of NPQ 
·         Choice of Lead Provider: UCL Institute of Education

Once registration is complete the DFE will send the details to us and UCL.

2) Once you have completed the form, you need to also register with the DFE using this link: https://register-national-professional-qualifications.education.gov.uk/

Please select UCL Institute of Education as your chosen provider.

Once you have completed both steps of the application, we will be in touch with more information about the launch of the NPQs and training dates for your local Cluster in the Autumn Term.

If you have any questions about the NPQs or the application process, please contact the Assistant Director of NELTSH, Florence Fineberg: ffineberg@neltsh.com or administrator@neltsh.com