National Professional Qualification for Middle Leadership (NPQML) – The nationally accredited programme for middle leaders.
Who can apply
You should be a middle leader in a school with the responsibility of leading a team, for example:
- a key stage leader
- a curriculum area leader
- a pastoral services leader
- a subject leader
- a head of department
- Facilitated by experience leaders from across the region
- The programme will begin Spring 2018
- The course will take place at The Beach’s dedicated training facility at Bournville Primary School. Weston-super-Mare
- Course cost tbc
This is the nationally accredited leadership programme for middle leaders that runs for approximately one year to 18 months.
The programme prepares teachers to take on a leadership or TLR role through face to face training in aspects of leadership and through directed independent study and gap tasks. They will be required to lead an impact initiative and meet the national standards to complete the programme successfully.
Candidates are expected to complete the qualification within a 12 -18 month period and benefit from
face-to-face training events
access to 360° leadership skills diagnostics
support from a nominated in-school mentor
facilitation from serving school leaders in outstanding schools
Modules tailored to do different school contexts
local and flexible access to high quality leadership training
virtual learning environment enabling flexible access to course resources and support community