Leadership in one of the key roles to ensure a successful school environment. School Leadership by the Principal, departmental leadership as well as business leadership all contribute to ensuring the best outcomes for students and the school.

The Institute of Pro​fessional​ Learning is working with several organisation to provide professional leadership development. A major focus is on people leadership with coaching, performance development framework, 360 degree tools and more. All these are aimed at communication and providing an environment for your team to achieve at the highest level.

Click here to see information on the​ eight Foundation Leadership Development Guides​ that are based on leadership attributes that all highly effective principals utilise on a daily basis.

QELi - The Queensland Education Leadership Institute has a large range of workshops covering leadership and coaching.

Postgraduate Qualifications

Leaders are encouraged to enhance their professional business development with postgraduate programs at the University of the Sunshine Coast. A variety of programs are offered with varying entry requirements and course structures. See a full list of post graduate programs​.

Links to other Professional Development or Associations

Australian Professional Standard for Principals for information on the standards and the 360 Reflection Tool for Principals and school leaders

Queensland Secondary Principals’ Association for information and the annual conference >

Queensland Association of State School Principals​​ for events and webinars focused on educational leadership for state schools.

Principal Induction​ OnePortal site contains information and resources to assist newly appointed, acting, or an aspiring Principals 

Public Service Commission leadership and management development programs​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Women and Leadership Australia for information and professional development opportunities​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​