SLEs are outstanding middle or senior leaders who will support individuals or teams
in similar positions in other schools. They should understand what outstanding leadership
practice looks like and will work to support other leaders develop this in other
There are many areas of expertise that a SLE can specialise in ranging from those
that are subject specific to broader areas such as teaching and learning. SLEs will
work in their areas of specialism with individuals, departments or areas of schools
requesting and / or needing support.
There will be an opportunity to apply to become an SLE in October. Applications will
be received from 2nd October to 23rd October. See Downloads box for further information.