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 ongoing efforts to contain Coronavirus, LSSW has decided to delay the start of Cohort 6 which was due to have started in May, this is now planned for September 2020. All applications received to date will be held on file along with those from the new application window, which opens on Friday 1st May 2020 and will remain open for the remainder of the Summer Term 2020.

This page will be updated 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

Get in touch…

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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