The NPQML is led by Birminghams’ Education Partnership – Association of Central Teaching Schools in conjunction with Ambition Institute

Eligibility: Teachers who are starting out in middle leadership positions.

Course aims: The main focus of this programme is ensure that all participants increase their confidence, capability and impact as a middle leader. The course will empower participants to proactively develop a strong network to support them in their first steps into leadership.

Content overview:  Participants will be assessed through a written assignment to ensure that they have reached the qualification requirements plus a viva interview to assess them against the more challenging Ambition bar. It will cover six areas of focus:

  • Strategy and Improvement
  • Teaching and curriculum excellence
  • Leading with impact
  • Working in partnership
  • Managing resources
  • Risks and increasing capability

Length: The programme will comprise of 3 full day face to face sessions led by 2 experienced Ambition accredited facilitators who are current serving middle leaders. The course will finish within a school year.

Cost: £740


Session 1            Friday 27th November 1- 4pm

Session 2            Friday 15th January 1-4pm

Session 3            Thursday 25th February 1 -4pm

Session 4            Thursday 4th March 1- 4pm

Session 5            Thursday 22nd April 1-4pm

Session 6            Friday 7th May 1-4pm

Submit by November 2021

To apply please complete the following form and we will be in touch to confirm details.

This is the last chance to study for an NPQ qualification until August 2022. We, or any other providers, will not be able to run other NPQ courses due to the license renewal process taking place in August 2022.