Senior Leadership Programme
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Senior Leadership Programme

The most popular leadership apprenticeship in the UK
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Senior Leadership Programme
24 Months
Who's it for?
For current senior leaders including serving headteachers
  • Level 7 Senior Leader Apprenticeship
  • MSc in Education Leadership and Management

I am learning so much about myself as a leader and about leadership overall. Networking with colleagues is great and I am fully supported by the NCE team.

Leanne Yost
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Your own Mentor and Tutor for support throughout the programme
Fully Funded through the apprenticeship levy
Self-Funded Programme
Funding Available through the apprenticeship levy

The programme

Join the most popular Leadership Master’s in the UK and fulfil your potential as an innovative and accomplished School Leader.

An array of world-class leadership experts from within education and the wider economy, complemented by gold standard academic and practical content, the Senior Leadership Programme will equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve.

Supported by an industry leading delivery team comprising experts within your field, you will be met with the perfect balance of challenge and support to ensure your success.

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Strategy in Education
People Management and Development in Education
Innovation and Change in Education
Finance, Governance and Risk in Education
Research methods and Project

The Experience

The NCE has always focused on selecting venues to ensure that our learners will feel relaxed as they are removed from the daily demands placed upon them. The environment brings the time and space to absorb, reflect and fully digest the extensive content delivered throughout.

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We are now accepting registrations of interest for our 2022 cohorts. Submit your details now and one of our team will be in touch.

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Last Few Places
May 2022
Applications close
May 1, 2022
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May 2022
  • 24-month programme
  • First Day of Learning and five 2-day Professional Learning Days
  • Access to Level 7 learning preparation materials
  • Dedicated NCE Tutor
  • Currently part of the Senior Leadership Team
  • GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above
  • 2:2 Undergraduate Degree or higher
  • Portfolio of evidence and Professional Discussion
  • Business Proposal and Presentation
  • Executive summary and Research project
  • 4 Assignments

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