The National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH)
This year long programme is delivered in partnership with Ambition Institute and funded by DfE scholarships.
The programme comprises a series of training sessions, along with pre- and post-reading, a nine-day school placement and an in-school impact project.
The training sessions will include the following six core areas delivered over 17 twilight modules:
Leadership skills for headteachers
School self-evaluation and school improvement planning
School culture and vision
Operational management of a school including finance and HR
Teaching, learning and curriculum
This programme is suitable for colleagues who are new associate principals / principals or who are considering applying for headship in the next 12 – 18 months.
Colleagues must have the permission of their principal or executive principal to engage in the programme.