The National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership (NPQSL) provides recognition of leadership development and professional achievement for senior school leaders. It has a flexible, modular structure that combines core modules with the freedom to specialise and to develop candidates own professional areas of interest through the choice of an elective module.
NPQSL is suitable for senior leader with cross-school responsibilities, an experienced middle leader, a deputy head, a special educational needs co-ordinator (SENCO), an advanced skills teachers or a senior member of staff.
Candidates are expected to complete the qualification within a 12 month period and benefit from:
*Online courses take around 15hrs and cover a three week period. The courses are facilitated by sector experts and provide a structured pathway through the module resources. Course activities are completed collaboratively helping enhance comprehension and application.
|School Type||Fee payable|
|All state-maintained schools and academies||£1,250*|
|Independent/Overseas schools||£1,250 + assessment fees|
*Final assessment activity will be funded for all candidates from English state-maintained schools and academies.