Allerton High School, Leeds
West Yorkshire LS17 7AG

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Teacher Training (NPQML)

The Department for Education's (DfE) National Professional Qualification for Middle Leadership (NPQML)

Allerton High School is an outstanding school and an accredited provider of the National Professional Qualification for Middle Leaders (NPQML). Working with colleagues throughout YTSA, complete your NPQML with us in partnership with SSAT, the Schools, Students and Teachers network, and ensure that you have the skills and confidence to progress your career. Your role as a middle leader is fundamental to the success of your school and students and undertaking the NPQML with us will maximise the difference you can make.

The NPQML course involves working towards a change project in your school, impacting positively on your students and team. To give you the skills , knowledge and characteristics to achieve this, you will complete 12 study modules, supported by a coach. You will also work through leadership competencies, intersessional tasks and a professional learning journal.

Who is it for?

Those who are, or are aspiring to become, a middle leader with responsibility for leading a team.

How to Apply

To secure a place on the NPQML programme, your headteacher will need to support your application and agree to release you for all parts of the course.

Cost is £800 per participant (inclusive of final assessment costs)

Schools in Category 5 and 6 areas or Opportunity areas may be eligible for Scholarship Funding


To apply and book, contact:

Brenda McKenna -

Closing date: Registrations for Autumn 2019 cohort by 15 July 2019

Registration Form


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