The window for application for both NPQML and NPQSL begins on 30th October 2017 and closes on Monday 8th January 2018.  at 12.00pm.


Target Audience

Middle and Senior Leaders in schools and settings, and those aspiring for these positions


Outstanding senior leaders from the teaching schools

Course date

NPQML and NPQSL begin in the spring term 2018. NPQH begins in September 2018

Course venue

– Bournville Primary School, North Somerset
– Whitehall Primary School, Bristol
– Corsham Primary School, Wiltshire/South Glos

Course cost

NPQML – £750; NPQSL – £1250 with reductions for eligible schools

NPQ Overview
Gain a qualification that gives you national recognition of your leadership development and professional achievement within a school setting with this range of leadership programmes for school leaders.

With our partnership, you’ll get the opportunity to build and develop strong networks with colleagues across all phases and settings. With a proven history of delivering exceptional context-based and school-led CPD and leadership training, the NPQ@teachingschools group as a collective of outstanding local teaching schools, provides excellent support at every stage of your leadership development and access to a huge range of exceptional personnel to support the delivery of each programme.

NPQML and NPQSL programmes commence in the spring term 2018: register today!

For more information about the NPQML for middle leaders, including costs, venues, applying for a place and programme details please visit our NPQML webpage
For more information about the NPQSL for senior leaders, including costs, venues, applying for a place and programme details, please visit our NPQSL webpage

Each teaching school has unique perspective and expertise and together we have created a bespoke programme which reflects the unique contexts in which we work in this area.

Having visited our webpages, if you would like some more information about the NPQ programmes offered through our teaching school alliances, please email