The Women’s Advanced Leadership Program 

QELi is delighted to partner with NESLI to provide educators, in Queensland and across Australia, with greater access to high-quality, nationally regarded online professional development programs. 

Created to provide tailored development and support to female school leaders in schools and education systems across Australia, the Women’s Advanced Leadership Program is an online career-defining six-month journey. Focusing on the interpersonal and behavioural dynamics associated with senior leadership, the program combines rich, multi-media learning resources with peer level discussion and collaboration. Working collaboratively throughout the fully online program, you will co-construct your learning journey by sharing insights and experiences with other participants. The program will equip you with the skills and confidence to lead more effectively and accelerate your career progression. You will engage in a deep exploration of your own strengths, weaknesses and opportunities as they relate to leadership within the context of your school, and you will create powerful, life-long professional networks.

Program Structure: The program is delivered online, over six months, with a two hour average weekly time commitment. The program includes:

  • Seven live webinars
  • Five adaptive leadership challenges that consolidate key learnings
  • Responses to capability assessments 
  • Peer coaching relationships
  • Online forums

Suitable for: The Women’s Advanced Leadership Program has been developed to meet the needs of female school leaders. Accordingly, participants are expected to hold or be actively working towards a senior leadership role within their school. The program is suitable for:

  • Lead Teachers
  • Deputy Principals
  • Principals
  • System Level Staff
  • Corporate service officers and school support staff, including Business Managers, finance, administration, IT, HR and marketing and communications professionals. 

QELi’s partnership with NESLI, entitles participants to receive a $1,600 discount off the cost of the program. As a QELi participant, the total program cost is $2,590 +GST. 

About NESLI
The National Excellence in School Leadership Institute (NESLI) offers responsive and high quality professional learning programs that focus on school leadership. NESLI provides school leaders with the skills, knowledge, frameworks, and confidence to thrive in the complex leadership challenges they face in today’s school environment. NESLI’s professional learning programs enable educational leaders, schools, and departments to benefit from rigorous and evidence-based research, and to be informed by an exclusive network of global leaders, facilitators, practitioners, and scholars. NESLI undertakes work in all school sectors across Australia and has an ever- increasing presence in the school sectors of New Zealand, Asia and the USA.