Aspiring Headteachers (NPQH)

National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH)

NPQH is the first choice qualification for anyone aspiring to be a headteacher. The new qualification not only focuses on the key skills needed for headship, but also meets the highest standards for leadership development anywhere in the world. NPQH is a high bar that will challenge and develop talented leaders from all backgrounds who can deliver educational excellence in a self-improving system and high quality outcomes for pupils and students.

You should be highly motivated to be a headteacher. You’ll be no more than 12 to 18 months from applying for headship posts and ready to take up a headship as soon as you graduate.

You should also have the full support and endorsement of a sponsor. Usually, this will be your Headteacher or line manager.

The current application round is now closed.

For further information on the provider for this course please click here.