Announcement - Category 5 and 6 Scholarships available to applications received before 12th December 2018

For a limited period, participants from the following areas will receive full scholarships for any of the NPQ Programmes :

Ashford, Crawley, Gravesham, Hastings, Lewes, Medway and Thanet.

The DfE has recently confirmed that £10 million of the Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund (TLIF) has been set aside to support teachers and leaders in challenging areas to access the reformed National Professional Qualifications (NPQs).

This funding will cover the full participant costs of the course for teachers working in an Opportunity Area or a priority area (defined by the DfE as a category 5 or 6 ‘Achieving Excellence’ area).

To be eligible for a scholarship, the participant must be:

Working in a school in one of the above areas

Not already hold the NPQ for which they are applying

Not previously have dropped out before completing the NPQ for which they are applying.


Find your local provider here

LLSE works with a number of Teaching Schools and Learning Partnerships to deliver the NPQ Courses. Follow the link below to see who is currently recruiting in your local area.


Kent Clusters

Medway Clusters 

East Sussex Clusters 

Why Choose LLSE?

Testimonials from NPQ Participants 2017-18


98% of those submitting NPQ Final Assessment with LLSE are successful


Programmes that provide first class face to face opportunities


NPQ courses re-designed for 2017/18 by current school leaders from across the South East


Use you NPQs towards Masters Credits via CCCU


Courses delivered by fully trained Facilitators