#WomenEd: Being 10% braver with The National College of Education (for women in England)



#WomenEd,  in partnership with The National College of Education in England, are looking for our 2nd cohort for the Senior Leaders Masters/Apprenticeship programme. Is it you?  Find out more in this free, online event.

Recruitment is now open for applications from women with a Senior Leadership Team role and who work in schools in England.

20% of the places are reserved for women with an ethnic heritage as part of our campaign to increase diversity in leadership roles..

Full Description
  • Do you want to learn alongside an amazing group of women leaders?
  • Do you want exceptional teaching from system leaders in education and beyond?
  • Do you want a curriculum that explores the issues that affect women leaders in education?
  • Do you want to apply your learning in your context?

Then this is the right programme for you.

WomenEd is bringing about change for women leaders so the translation of Knowledge into Practice through the work-based Apprenticeship combined with the Masters for this programme is very powerful.

Join Vivienne Porritt from WomenEd and Rachel O' Halloran from NCE to find out how we developed the programme to meet the needs of women leaders and to have a significant impact on issues of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

Members of the current cohort will also join us to share why they chose the WomenEd cohort for their Masters and to share their successes.

Who's it for?

For current women who are senior leaders in schools, including serving headteachers, in England.


This programme is fully funded using your school or trust’s Apprenticeship Levy funds. Please call 0208 221 9089 if you need support accessing your levy funds


24 Months


Portfolio of evidence and Professional Discussion; Whole school change project; 4 Essays


A Senior Leadership position including serving heads GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above working in England.

The Qualifications

MA in School Leadership and Management Senior Leader Apprenticeship


Further details and how to apply here.

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