Welcome to Leading Schools South West

Training Leaders for future generations

LSSW gives schools in the South West a leading role in running leadership programmes for their own staff.

LSSW is a not-for-profit Charitable Trust, formed and governed by leading Teaching Schools to provide leadership training for teachers across the South West of England.

97% success rate for NPQs, 7% above the national average!

Latest News


In light of the ongoing efforts to contain the spread of Coronavirus, LSSW has decided to cancel Cohort 6 Programmes, due to have started in May. Cohort 7 is now planned to begin in September. We will hold all current applicants on file, along with those from the new Application Window, that will open after Easter for Cohort 7. This page will be up-dated as and when there is further information to be shared. We wish you well in these difficult times.

Our NPQ Programmes

NPQH Programme

NPQSL Programme

NPQSL PLUS Programme

NPQML Programme

NPQML PLUS Programme

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If you have any questions, we’d love to hear from you.

Either complete the Enquiry Form below or call us on 01752 636700 Ext 5706.

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