National Professional Qualifications

National Professional Qualifications (NPQs) are a national, voluntary suite of qualifications designed to support the professional development of teachers and leaders.

 

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New Reformed National Professional Qualifications

In partnership with Teacher Development Trust, TKAT offer the full suite of reformed NPQs.

We are now taking details for NPQs starting Autumn 2021. Please click here to register an interest or to apply for any of the NPQs

Please click on the titles below for more details. 

  UK Price if not eligible for scholarship Government scholarships - available for staff who meet suitability criteria
Leading Teacher Development - NPQLTD £889 Fully funded for any staff working in state-funded schools in England*
Leading Teaching - NPQLT £889 Fully funded for staff employed in one of the 30% of schools in England with the highest levels of pupils on Pupil Premium*
Leading Behaviour & Culture - NPQLBC £889 Fully funded for staff employed in one of the 30% of schools in England with the highest levels of pupils on Pupil Premium*
Senior Leaders - NPQSL £1,149 Fully funded for staff employed in one of the 30% of schools in England with the highest levels of pupils on Pupil Premium*
Headteachers - NPQH £1,885 Fully funded for new headteachers who are in the first 24 months of headship in a state-funded school in England;
Fully funded for staff employed in one of the 30% of schools in England with the highest levels of pupils on Pupil Premium*
Executive Leaders -NPQEL £3,899 Fully funded for staff employed in one of the 30% of schools in England with the highest levels of pupils on Pupil Premium*

* Full details and specific eligible roles and schools available from the Department for Education (England) website here.

 

A list of all DfE funding eligible TKAT schools can be found here

 

Additional NPQH support programme

In addition to the reformed suite of National Professional Qualifications, the DFE  is introducing an additional support offer for new head teachers from September 2021. This is a targeted support package for teachers new to the role of headship.

You are eligible for this targeted support package if you meet all of the following:

  • are in your first 2 years of headship
  • have either completed the reformed NPQH before taking up your first headship post or are currently taking the reformed NPQH
  • have not withdrawn from or failed the same programme previously
  • are employed by an eligible school upon starting the training

To find out more about Teacher Development Trust please click here

To find out more about Teacher Development Trust National Professional Qualifications please click here
 

If you are part of the 2017-2020 cohort, please click here

For NPQ enquiries, please click here to email
 

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