Leadership in Teaching
The Leadership in Teaching course provides learners with a practical and theoretical understanding of how quality leadership, mentoring and coaching impacts learning and development. It covers key aspects of leadership in teaching, from communication and planning to facilitation and team building, equipping learners with the skills to take their career to the next level.
This qualification is formally recognised and in line with industry standards, taking you through the different types of leadership, best practices, as well as the challenges involved in teacher leadership. It explores the role and responsibilities of a coach and mentor, strategies for initiating and driving change in your pupils, and other key topics.
You will learn how to adapt your leadership style to influence behaviour in the classroom, lead with confidence and help students to achieve their true potential, going above and beyond their goals. This course is suitable for primary and secondary school teachers, tutors, coaches and mentors.
- Gain the skills and ability to become an excellent leader as a teaching professional
- Understand the different styles of leadership and which style is best for you
- Learn about the characteristics of a good teacher with superior leadership skills
- Familiarise with some of the issues and challenges involved in teacher leadership
- Develop your communication, planning, facilitation, and teambuilding skills
- Discover expert tips & tricks on stress management, and learn how to create a stress-reducing lifestyle
- Deepen your knowledge of the role and responsibilities of a coach and mentor
- Gain in-depth knowledge of the effects of good leadership on quality of teaching
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of:
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
Method of Assessment
To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple-choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.
After completing the MCQ assessment, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, for £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, for just £15.
There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Leadership in Teaching. Anyone and everyone can take this course.
The Leadership in Teaching is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!
All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.
Who is This course for?
This leadership in education course offers practical and theoretical training for aspiring teaching professionals and those who are new to teaching who wish to develop their leadership, coaching and mentoring skills. There are no specific entry requirements for this course, which can be studied on a part-time or full-time basis.
On successful completion, learners will have the practical skills and knowledge to kickstart a successful career in teaching. This includes the following professions:
- Head Teacher
- Head of Year
- Teaching Assistant
|Leadership in Teaching|
|Module 01: An introduction to Leadership in Teaching||00:24:00|
|Module 02: Teacher Leadership||00:22:00|
|Module 03: The Skills of Teacher Leadership||00:32:00|
|Module 4: What Teacher Leaders Need to Know||00:19:00|
|Module 05: Stressors and Stress Management in Schools||00:16:00|
|Module 06: Mentoring as part of effective leadership||00:15:00|
|Module 07: Effects of Good Mentoring on Quality of Teaching||00:17:00|
|Module 08: Main Areas of Activity in Teacher leadership||00:39:00|
|Module 09: Mental Health in the Workplace||00:10:00|
|Module 10: Understanding Mental Health in Children||00:18:00|
|Module 11: Understanding SEN in children||00:19:00|
|Module 12: Confidentiality and legislation||00:25:00|
|Mock Exam – Leadership in Teaching||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Leadership in Teaching||00:20:00|