Are you a new Headteacher? Available alongside the NPQ in Headship (NPQH), the Early Headship Coaching Offer provides you with personalised support to help you solve problems relevant to your school context. You’ll draw on the expertise of an experienced Headteacher with on-to-one coaching to help you thrive in your new headship role.

  • Personalised, tailored support to your role
  • One-to-one expert coaching and school visits
  • Access to an experienced Headteacher
  • Get help applying expertise from your NPQH to your context


To apply, you must be a Headteacher in your first five years of headship or have previously completed an NPQH, are applying for an NPQH, or are currently doing an NPQH.

Accreditation EHCO
Course length 12 months
Application deadline 22nd December 2023