Welcome to School Leaders Scotland

75% of Scottish secondary headteachers and counting are members. Representation in over 90% of schools in Scotland. Outstanding advice, support, information and training for the Scottish School Leaders community.

 

Annual Conference 2016 - Transforming Leadership

17th - 19th November, Cameron House Hotel, Loch Lomond.

 

Reduced membership fees until 2018

Take the leap & join the leaders. Sign up now for reduced membership fees and great benefits.

 

New CPD - Managing Difficult People

McDiarmid Park, Perth. Wednesday, 26th October 2016.

 

New CPD - Being Part Of A Team

Westerwood Hotel, Wednesday, 23rd November 2016.

 

New CPD - So you want to be a headteacher

Westerwood Hotel, Wednesday, 7th December 2016.

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Welcome to School Leaders Scotland

Providing outstanding services and support to school leadership and school leaders across Scotland since 1936.

SLS Benefits

SLS is the leadership organisation for Secondary Schools in Scotland. Now representing HTs, DHTs, Faculty Heads,/PTs and Bursars/Business Managers, Private and Public Sector.

  • 24 hour turnaround for legal and professional advice and support specific to school leaders
  • Preferential access to high quality CPD
  • Network of professional support and advice across the country
  • Represented in over 90% of Scottish Secondary Schools and all authorities in Scotland
  • Fully affiliated to ASCL (Association of School and Colleges Leaders) and all their services and benefits
  • A voice in national education policy including representation on most national education bodies.

Increasingly members are realising the importance of being in the association that speaks exclusively for secondary school leaders. As a school leader you need information that’s relevant to your role as a senior leader. As a result more and more leaders are joining SLS and benefiting from our support.

SLS Engagement

SLS represents the interests of Secondary School Leaders. The association puts forward the views of those who LEAD and so influences decision making at local and national level. You can view what the SLS Team do in representing members by accessing their diaries.

Click here for the SLS Diary

School Leaders Scotland Premier Partners

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Years supporting school leaders in Scotland
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of Scottish secondary headteachers are members
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Depute Headteacher

£ 15.00

Per Month
  • Professional development courses
  • Events & conferences
  • Exceptional help & advice
  • Access to Field Officer and General Secretary
  • Access to first class legal advice & support
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Business Managers / Faculty HeadsOur lowest priced membership

£ 10.00

Per Month
  • Professional development courses
  • Events & conferences
  • Exceptional help & advice
  • Access to Field Officer and General Secretary
  • Access to first class legal advice & support
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Headteachers

£ 20.00

Per Month
  • Professional development courses
  • Events & conferences
  • Exceptional help & advice
  • Access to Field Officer and General Secretary
  • Access to first class legal advice & support
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Latest CPD Events

A wide range of CPD courses developed to meet the needs of school management teams across Scotland.

Managing Difficult People
Starts On:
October 26, 2016
9:00 am
Ends On:
October 26, 2016
3:30 pm
St Johnstone Football Club McDiarmid Park, Crieff Road, Perth, PH1 2SJ
£125.00
Event Information

Target Audience : Middle to Senior Leaders in Schools

Objectives:

  • To provide guidance and support from highly experienced staff including the General Secretary and the Field Officer.
  • To increase knowledge and confidence in dealing with difficult people and situations
  • To offer practical help through workshops.
  • To create the opportunity to meet informally with colleagues from other schools

ALL CPD EVENTS ARE OPEN TO NON MEMBERS

PLEASE NOTE:

All successful applications will be confirmed with joining instructions 2-3 weeks prior to the event. If you do not receive anything less than 7 days before the event, please contact SLS on 0141 404 2792.

Managing Difficult People
Wednesday 26 October 2016
Managing Difficult People (£125.00)
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Being Part of A Team - Business Managers' Seminar
Starts On:
November 23, 2016
9:00 am
Ends On:
November 23, 2016
3:30 pm
Westerwood Hotel , 1 St Andrews Drive, Nr Glasgow, G68 0EW
£125.00
Event Information

Target Audience : Business Managers, Resource Managers and equivalent.

Objectives

To provide an opportunity to share practice and experience.

  • To focus on the key role of Business Managers within Senior Leadership Teams.
  • To offer practical help through workshops to discuss issues common to delegates.
  • To create the opportunity to meet informally with colleagues from other schools.

ALL CPD EVENTS ARE OPEN TO NON MEMBERS

PLEASE NOTE:

All successful applications will be confirmed with joining instructions 2-3 weeks prior to the event. If you do not receive anything less than 7 days before the event, please contact SLS on 0141 404 2792.

Being Part of A Team - Business Managers' Seminar
Wednesday 23 November 2016
Being Part of A Team - Business Managers' Seminar (£125.00)
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So You Want To Be A Headteacher
Starts On:
December 07, 2016
9:00 am
Ends On:
December 07, 2016
3:30 pm
Westerwood Hotel, 1 St Andrews Drive, Nr Glasgow, G68 0EW
£125.00
Event Information

Objectives

To give aspiring Headteachers an insight into areas for whole school leadership and management.

  • To offer practical help through workshops to discuss issues common to whole school leadership and management.
  • To provide an opportunity to meet and interact with experienced Headteachers.
  • To create the opportunity to meet informally with colleagues from other schools.

ALL CPD EVENTS ARE OPEN TO NON MEMBERS

PLEASE NOTE:

All successful applications will be confirmed with joining instructions 2-3 weeks prior to the event. If you do not receive anything less than 7 days before the event, please contact SLS on 0141 404 2792.

So You Want To Be A Headteacher
Wednesday 07 December 2016
So You Want To Be A Headteacher (£125.00)
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Attainment Challenge - Literacy and Numeracy
Starts On:
February 08, 2017
9:00 am
Ends On:
February 08, 2017
3:30 pm
Westerwood Hotel , 1 St Andrews Drive, Nr Glasgow, G68 0EW
£125.00
Event Information

Attainment Challenge – Literacy and Numeracy

The following two events will focus specifically on the Attainment Challenge and the National Improvement Framework in relation to the Literacy, Numeracy and Health & Wellbeing

Target Audience – Staff with responsibility for Literacy & Numeracy ie. Principal Teachers, DHTs, HTs, PSE staff, and any other designated staff

Objectives :

To provide a national update on aspects of the Attainment Challenge

To provide practical help through case studies/workshops delivered by a range of staff from across Scotland

To create the opportunity to form professional networks with colleagues from other schools

 ALL CPD EVENTS ARE OPEN TO NON MEMBERS

PLEASE NOTE:

All successful applications will be confirmed with joining instructions 2-3 weeks prior to the event. If you do not receive anything less than 7 days before the event, please contact SLS on 0141 404 2792

Attainment Challenge - Literacy and Numeracy
Wednesday 08 February 2017
Attainment Challenge - Literacy and Numeracy (£125.00)
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Attainment Challenge - Health and Wellbeing
Starts On:
February 22, 2017
9:00 am
Ends On:
February 22, 2017
3:30 pm
Westerwood Hotel , 1 St Andrews Drive, Nr Glasgow, G68 0EW
£125.00
Event Information

<p><strong>This event will also focus specifically on the Attainment Challenge and the National Improvement Framework in relation to the Literacy, Numeracy and Health & Wellbeing</strong></p>

<p><strong>Target Audience </strong>– Staff with responsibility for Health and Wellbeing ie. Principal Teachers, DHTs, HTs, PSE staff, and any other designated staff</p>

<p><strong>Objectives :</strong></p>

<p>To provide a national update on aspects of the Attainment Challenge</p>

<p>To provide practical help through case studies/workshops delivered by a range of staff from across Scotland</p>

<p><strong>To create the opportunity to form professional networks with colleagues from other schools</strong></p>

<p><strong>ALL CPD EVENTS ARE OPEN TO NON MEMBERS</strong></p>

<p>PLEASE NOTE:<br /><br />All successful applications will be confirmed with joining instructions 2-3 weeks prior to the event. If you do not receive anything less than 7 days before the event, please contact SLS on 0141 404 2792</p>

Attainment Challenge - Health and Wellbeing
Wednesday 22 February 2017
Attainment Challenge - Health and Wellbeing (£125.00)
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Managing a School - Keeping Yourself Right
Starts On:
March 08, 2017
9:30 am
Ends On:
March 08, 2017
3:30 pm
Airth Castle Hotel, Airth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, FK2 8JF
£125.00
Managing a School - Keeping Yourself Right
Wednesday 08 March 2017
Managing a School - Keeping Yourself Right (£125.00)
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