For leaders who are, or are aspiring to be, managers of private, voluntary and independent nurseries, headteachers of school-based or maintained nurseries, or childminders with leadership responsibilities.
Duration: 18 months (plus 3 months for summative assessment process)
Hours of study: 81
Cost: Free to those who meet the scholarship eligibility criteria. The cost for school or self-funded participants outside of the criteria is £1,148
Scholarship eligibility criteria:
- providing childcare on non-domestic premises (people or organisations - providing care for individual children in premises that are not someone’s home. e.g., nurseries, pre-schools, holiday clubs and other group-based settings)
- providing childcare on domestic premises (providers where four or more people look after children together in a home that is not the child’s own).
- Childminders, registered on the Ofsted Early Years Register (where the care takes place in a home that is not the child’s own)
- Childminders, registered with an Ofsted-registered Childminder Agency, caring for early years children.
Join this webinar to discover more about the NPQ for Early Years Leadership.
Led by the EDT team, this webinar will provide an introduction to the programme, an overview of the programme structure and the benefits for you and your setting. There will be a Q&A section at the end of the webinar for you to ask any questions you might have.
We are now accepting applications for our October 2023 and February 2024 cohorts.