Leadership Development

NPQML  

The Westlands Teaching School Alliance are pleased to be working with LLSE and are now able to offer the DfE accredited qualifications. The variety of organisations, expertise and specialist knowledge within the Westlands Teaching School Alliance and LLSE means that the NPQML programmes is able to meet the differing needs of both primary and secondary schools.

'NPQML is aimed at individuals with responsibility for leading a team, including leaders of key stage, subject, curriculum, heads of department and pastoral leaders. This includes those who are, or are aspiring to be, a middle leader with cross-school responsibilities e.g. a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE).The qualification will support you in becoming a highly effective middle leader, with the skills, confidence and knowledge to drive successful team performance and improved classroom practice across your team. The support of a 'sponsor' from your school, usually your line manager or Headteacher, is essential to enable you to make the most of the programme.' 

 

The NPQML Package Includes:

  • Online Entry Leadership Diagnostic that identifies development areas through feedback from colleague
  • Induction Twilight for you and your coach, to fully understand the requirements of the programme and journey to Final Assessment
  • 4 Face-to-Face days fully facilitated by 2 experienced and LLSE trained Facilitators
  • Online self-directed study to link Face-to-Face learning with your school environment
  • School exchange programme through action learning sets to share best practice with colleagues
  • Online access to the most recent school leadership research to support your development as a leader
  • Final Assessment Twilight to fully prepare you for your assessment submission
  • Ongoing in-school coach/mentor support to link learning to your in-school role
  • Access to the highly commended LLSE support team throughout the programme

For more information on the course contents please visit http://www.llse.org.uk/programmes/npqml

 

Deadline for applications has now closed. 

To apply for this course please complete the application form found here.

To find out more information please contact us via e-mail on [email protected]

 

Programme Cost is £749 per person.

There is a KAH bursary of £100 per person available for schools in Swale and Canterbury.

Please also note that there are NPQ scholarships available for leaders working in priority areas.

 

Dates

Venue:                            Ashdown House
Trust Facilitators:           Louise Cox, Anne Le Baigue

Induction session

 

Ashdown House

Tuesday

19/06/18

4pm to 6pm

Face to face session 1

 

Ashdown House

Wednesday

27/06/18

9am to 4pm

Face to face session 2

 

Ashdown House

Tuesday

30/10/18

9am to 4pm

Face to face session 3

 

Ashdown House

Thursday

06/12/18

9am to 4pm

Face to face session 4

 

Ashdown House

Tuesday

05/03/19

9am to 4pm

Assessment Twilight*    

 

Ashdown House

Tuesday

30/04/19

4pm to 6pm

*Note: Twilight Assessment workshop - provisional date.

 

Outstanding Leadership in Education (OLE)

The OLE is an outstanding coaching based programme. It is designed for outstanding practitioners looking to develop not only their practice but also their coaching skills in order to support other colleagues from a whole school perspective. The programme itself is activity based and highly interactive, based around the theme of self-reflection.

It enables teachers to develop and set personal targets in the following:

  • Vision & Strategic Planning
  • Effective Communication
  • Integrity
  • Enthusiasm & Optimism
  • Empathy
  • Competence in Role
  • Delegation
  • Managing Pressure
  • Team Building
  • Problem Solving & Decision Making

How do I apply?

  • If you are a teacher working within one of Swale Academies Trust schools you can register your interest through your Headteacher (you will need your Curriculum Leader and Headteacher approval to attend this course).
  • If you are a teacher outside of Swale Academies Trust please complete an application form, you will be contacted shortly.

 

Cost

Please click here for our list of contacts

 

Training Dates 2018 - 2019

Outstanding Leadership in Education

Venue:                            Ashdown House
External Facilitator:       Richard Lockyer
Trust Facilitators:           Anne Le Baigue, Claire Sawyer

Session 1

OLE

Ashdown

Thursday

28/02/19

4pm to 6pm

Session 2

OLE

Ashdown

Monday

04/03/19

4pm to 6pm

Session 3

OLE

Ashdown

Tuesday

12/03/19

4pm to 6pm

Session 4

OLE

Ashdown

Monday

18/03/19

4pm to 6pm

Session 5

OLE

Ashdown

Tuesday

26/03/19

4pm to 6pm