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Inspirit - St Thomas More Teaching School

St Thomas More Teaching School

Those who are, or are aspiring to become a headteacher or head of school with responsibility for leading a school. This includes those who are, or are aspiring to be a head or head of a school with cross-school responsibilities e.g. a National Leader of Education (NLE).

Inspirit is working with the University of London Institute of Education to run NPQML, NPQSL and NPQH leadership courses as part of our Leadership Ladder courses

Objectives of the Course 

Day 1 Moving into Headship

How do you manage the transition from working with someone else’s vision and moral purpose to establishing your own, whilst recognising outside pressures and the changing horizons?

Day 2 Leading learning and teaching

How do you ensure that you understand your own data and create a context driven curriculum for your school to meet the needs of all, delivered through outstanding teaching?

Day 3 Leading with impact

How do you manage your own behaviours as a leader in order to promote an outstanding school and effect change successfully through the endeavours of others?

Day 4 Leading effective partnerships

How do you create and sustain a culture of effective partnerships?

Day 5 Leading strategically

How do you manage whole school resource management in order to bring about your vision?  How do you support and challenge your staff to be aligned to this process?


Online Learning, 360 Diagnostic Survey, Coaching, MA Accreditation

Sessions Dates 

5 sessions in Spring 2018 . Dates TBC

Time of Sessions 



The induction day as well as 1 day per term will be at UCL Institute of Education with other days delivered at the St Thomas More Teaching School in Bedford





At Inspirit we offer you the chance to collaborate and learn alongside our highly skilled practitioners. Be part of an outstanding school.