NPQH
Regional School Improvement Consortia

NPQH 2017-2018

NPQH 2017-2018

The NPQH is a national programme, delivered regionally by the four consortia.

It consists of rigorous assessment against the Leadership Standards and focuses on evidencing professional practice.

Please see the link to the NPQH page on the Learning Wales website.

GwE

All prospective NPQH candidates are advised to attend one of the briefing sessions, together with their Headteacher. Briefing sessions will be held across the GwE region during the week commencing 5 June.

Information Sessions 2017-2018


Please see the pdf document for further dates and locations across Wales. You’re welcome to attend one of these, should the dates of GwE’s sessions be inconvenient.



Below is a copy of the PowerPoint presentation from the Information Sessions:



Here is the application timetable for 2017-2018. Click here to download a copy.


June - September 2017

Candidates to discuss the Individual Leadership Review (ILR) and application with their Headteacher.


By 13:00 on 18 September 2017

Candidates to submit to GwE (npqh@gwenorth.wales or cpcp@gwegogledd.cymru):
  • application form, signed by the applicant and by the headteacher / chair of governors (Word format, electronic signature, using template on GwE website)
  • ILR (Word format + a PDF copy).

Between 18 September and 9 October 2017


GwE to arrange completion of the forms by the Challenge Advisers and Endorsing Officers.


By 13 October 2017


Applicants accepted on to the programme to be notified by GwE, with a copy of the final application form.


From 16 October 2017 onwards


Period of support begins for candidates.


w/c 23 October 2017


2-day Leadership Development for candidates


By 13:00 on 31 January 2018


Candidates to submit their NPQH template to GwE (npqh@gwenorth.wales / cpcp@gwegogledd.cymru)


Between 5 and 23 February 2018


Assessment Centre


w/c 12 March 2018


Candidates informed of outcome


w/c 21 May 2018


National Development Day



Here is the NPQH application form for 2017-18. This must be submitted – following discussion with your Headteacher and with the Headteacher section completed – to npqh@gwenorth.wales by 1:00pm on 18 September 2017.



Here is the blank ILR which you must use. This needs to be submitted together with your application form in Word format (+ PDF copy) by 1:00pm on 18th September 2017 to npqh@gwenorth.wales.

PLEASE NOTE there is a word count on the ILR - any extra words will be discounted.

No other version of the ILR will be accepted!



This Powerpoint presentation will give you advice on completing your ILR.



Here are some completed exemplars of ILRs








Contact

For further information please contact: Marian Wyn Williams (npqh@gwenorth.wales) (01286) 679976

NPQH 2016-2017

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NPQH 2016-2017

The NPQH is a national programme, delivered regionally by the four consortia.

It consists of rigorous assessment against the Leadership Standards and focuses on evidencing professional practice.

Here is the NPQH process:
  • Application



  • Support and Development:


    - Leadership Coach
    - Leadership Activity
    - Assessment Centre Preparation
    - Networking

  • Assessment
    - Present evidence of your professional practice including your updated ILR (Individual Leadership Review)
    - Regional Assessment Centre and moderation
    - National moderation

NPQH Timetable 2016-2017

Support from Leadership Coach

From November/December

Updated ILR submitted to Consortium. (1pm as PDF) npqh@gwenorth.wales 01/03/2017
Assessment Centres 06/03/2017 - 17/03/2017
National Moderation meeting 28/03/2017
Results to candidates 03/04/2017
Appeal deadline 10/05/2017
Appeal panel meeting (week of) 22/05/2017
Graduation ceremony (week of) 03/07/2017


For further information please contact Ann Grenet / Marian Williams by e-mail to npqh@gwenorth.wales or by phoning (01286) 679976.



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