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Inspire: Local Leaders

  • Audience
  • Next Intake
    Term 2, 2022
  • Location
  • Duration
    7 months
  • Mode
  • Fees
    DET Fully Subsidised

Build your school leadership capabilities to make a difference in your school and area, and to succeed as a leader.

The Inspire: Local Leaders program provides high potential leaders with the foundational capabilities required for school leadership.

The program develops the knowledge and skills you need to start making a difference in your school and ensures you are well-trained, well-networked and well-prepared to succeed as a leader.


Designed for emerging leaders - teachers with up to 5 years of teaching experience who are interested in developing as leaders.

Inspire is delivered online over 7 months by trained facilitators who have completed the Inspire: Facilitator Training course. 

Inspire: Local Leaders program

By participating in this program, you will develop an understanding of:

  • a school leader’s role and sphere of influence in regards to lifting student outcomes
  • the foundation principles and theory of leadership
  • techniques for improved emotional intelligence and how it influences performance, self and leading and working in teams
  • how to develop relationships that build staff capacity to improve curriculum, pedagogy and assessment and work effectively with parents and the broader school community
  • evidence and data and how they can be used to drive change in teacher practice and student outcomes
  • leading change, including managing resistance to change and mobilising resources
  • a personal leadership plan including your movement into leadership roles.

Applications for Inspire will open in Term 1, 2022. Express your interest now to be notified when applications open.

Elizabeth Toy
Manager - Course Provision
(03) 7022 0935


Expression of interest