Specialist Leaders of Education (SLEs) are experienced and outstanding middle and senior
leaders, recruited by Teaching Schools on the basis of their knowledge of what outstanding
leadership practice looks like in their area of expertise, and are skilled in helping other
leaders achieve it in their own context.
Specialist Leaders of Education focus on developing leadership capacity. This may be done
through one-to- one or group support and could involve a variety of activities, such as:
We have a dedicated team of experts that are available to provide bespoke support packages to
individuals, schools or departments based on the priorities for your school. We can work with you to
identify appropriate strategies or interventions for your school, or we can share our expertise of
having dealt with a similar situation in a different context.
We also offer the following school-to- school support packages: