If you are an experienced middle or senior leader who is interested in supporting leaders in other schools, you might want to apply to be a specialist leader of education with BSET TSA
To become an SLE, you need to have been in a leadership role below the Headteacher for at least 2 years. Your Headteacher will be asked to confirm that you are in an appropriate role. Higher level teaching assistants are not eligible to apply.
You can be from any type or phase of school.
You don’t need to be in an outstanding school or a school that is part of a teaching school alliance, as long as your school has the capacity to release you to work in other schools.
You must have at least one specialism from our areas of expertise, which are based on the 4 areas of focus for Ofsted (please see the SLE Application Form for specific details of these specialisms).
To be successful in your application, you should have:
You can also provide supporting evidence gained from completing leadership development opportunities such as:
There is no cost to apply. Successful applicants will be entitled to some training at no cost to their school. However, the school will have to pay for associated travel or supply cover.
Should you have any queries or would like to speak to one of the BSET TSA team please do not hesitate to contact [email protected]