Preparing for Leadership: Before Your First Role

Preparing for Leadership is designed to establish the foundations of leadership practice and develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to lead self and others. These tools will support you to intentionally influence practice, within and beyond your team.

You will explore concepts such as:

  • Leadership theory and practice
  • Understanding self
  • Leading with purpose
  • Leadership and authority
  • Thinking and acting strategically
  • Communication for influence
  • Leading and managing up
  • Career progression

1: 13 March and 10 May
2: 11 September and 19 October

Target audience
This program is for teachers aspiring to their first middle leadership role or seeking to increase their circle of influence in their current role.

Addressed Standard Descriptors


This professional learning meets the criteria for Elective PD. Teachers wishing to use this PD towards their maintenance of accreditation will need to log it themselves as Elective PD in eTAMS