Educational Leadership & Management


Teacher Training


7 months

Modes of Study

Virtual Campus or Self-study


Educational Leadership & Management Course


About the programme

Pursue a deeper understanding of your role as an educational leader in the 21st-century.

The Educational Leadership & Management program is designed to help school-level administrators become visionary leaders and competent managers. It drives the meaningful pursuit of a deeper understanding of the 21st-century wisdom & skills necessary for global educational improvement and the leading of transformative change via engagement of rich, academic content and practical scenarios. Through the deeper understanding of your role and purpose as a leader, you will be able to shape your organization and add value to it through enhanced impact and inspiration of those you lead with essential leadership strategies.


It endeavours to prepare you for the many challenges facing school administrators and to provide hands-on opportunities for you to demonstrate proficiency and to practice leadership skills in your school. It enables you to examine all spheres of education and training and makes you well positioned to select suitable opportunities from a broad array of options.


This bustling, interactive, part-time diploma provides academic dynamism in a format that is designed to suit busy educators. The programme consists of four modules, each lasting six weeks.




  • Schools & Principals

  • Leadership Expectations

  • Managerial Responsibilities

  • Vital Aspects of Practice

Once you have finished the four modules, you will have at your disposal the skills and knowledge to contend for the most demanding management roles. The measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked using Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework level descriptors at Level 6 –23 Credits.

Modes of Study

Online, Skype, Intensive


370 Hours


Assignments only

Overall Grading Type

Pass,Merit, Distinction


Notting Hill College

Certificate of Achievement

Qualification ID


Fees Include

Issuing Course Certificate, Course Transcript, E-support, Shipping


Led by Academic Director Amira Mohsen, the diploma combines the highest standards of academic rigor with a practical approach to educational leadership. It is based on four intensive modules in the areas of leadership fundamentals, the strategic mindset, the strategic leader and leading organisational change.


The course also allows graduates to promote the success of all students by:


  • Nurturing the critical development, articulation, implementation & stewardship of a school vision of learning supported by the school community

  • Driving the pursuit of a positive school culture, providing an effective instructional program, applying best practice to student learning & designing comprehensive professional growth plans for staff.

  • Managing the organization, operations & resources in a way that promotes a safe, efficient & effective learning environment.

  • Collaborating with families & other community members, responding to diverse community interests & needs, and mobilizing community resources.

  • Acting with integrity, fairness and in an ethical manner.

  • Understanding, responding to, and influencing the larger political, social, economic, legal & cultural context.

  • The Diploma is Aligned with the Educational Leadership Consortium Council (ELCC) Standards.

Assessment & Grading System

The Educational Leadership & Management Diploma is achieved by satisfactorily completing; 13 assignments and at least 2 presentations. Programme graduates are awarded one of the following grades:

​Grade C: Pass, have completed the course satisfactorily.

Grade B: Pass with Credit, have shown that they are able to relate the theoretical issues studied.

Grade A: Pass with Distinction, have demonstrated an ability to express original thinking.


The Programme consists of four main parts:

Part 1: Schools & Principals: It focuses on the complex nature of schools, the principal roles & responsibilities, effective schools for all students…etc

Part 2: Leadership Expectations: It focuses on principal behavior & instructional leadership, organizing & evaluating instructional programs, building & maintaining relationships…etc

Part 3: Managerial Responsibilities: It focuses on managing material resources, managing human resources, managing pupil services, providing a safe school environment…etc

Part 4: Vital Aspects of Practice: It focuses on problem solving & decision making, collaborative effort for school improvement, career planning…etc.

Enroll on the Diploma in Educational Leadership & Management

Ready to make your dreams a reality? Become a student at Notting Hill College today by speaking to one of our educational advisors here on +44 161 513 1352

Study alongside other business leaders from across the world, sharing experiences and gaining fresh insights.

Class Profile (2017 - 19)





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Meet us in Manchester

You can find us in sunny Manchester but we prefer to hold our meetings and information events in the digital domain as this lets us travel the world without stepping foot outside. These sessions are a great opportunity to find out more about the our diplomas.

Notting Hill experience

Attending Notting Hill College gives you the chance to meet like minded individuals from a rich variety of backgrounds. Regular webinars, forums and guest lectures provide a decent flow of networking opportunities with your classmates and teaching staff. After you have completed the programme, you will become a member of the Notting Hill College Alumni network.

Meet the faculty


To you
Complete a specialised diploma alongside your current role
Gain global leadership insights and critical management skills
Build your professional networks with fellow educational leaders from across the globe
Enhance your confidence and prospects at board-level

To your organisation
Develop leaders who shape & nurture teams for organisational success
Gain practical solutions to lead organisational development, change programmes and navigate the complexities of education design
Develop top achievers and high-potential alumni
Tap into game-changing research

Contact Us

Address: 19, Waters Edge Business Park, Modwen Road, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 3EZ,  United Kingdom

Main Reception: 

Tel: +44 161 513 1359  


Student Enquiries: 

Tel: +44 161 513 1355


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