What is the National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH)?

What is the National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH)?

For school leaders who are, or are aspiring to be, a headteacher or head of school with responsibility for leading a school.

The Church of England National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH) provides a unique opportunity to grow as a leader. This programme is for school leaders who are, or are aspiring to become, a headteacher or head of school, with responsibility for leading a school.

How long is the programme? 

The course is based on the 10 units of the NPQH framework and will be delivered across 5 cycles of the learning model over 21 months, as follows:

Cycle One
School Culture & Teaching

Cycle Two
Implementation & Operational Management

Cycle Three
Curriculum & Professional Development

Cycle Four
Additional/ SEND & Behaviour

Cycle Five
Partnership & Governance

How much is the programme? 

The cost of the programme is £1,970+ VAT payable on enrolment.

Full funding is available for all NPQs for state-funded schools and state-funded 16-19 institutions in England.

 

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