Lincolnshire SCITT

Local Leader in Education/National Leader in Education

Local leaders of education (LLEs) are successful headteachers with a proven track record of supporting other schools, and with the capacity to work alongside other heads to drive forward improvements and build capacity to ensure that improvements can be sustained.

If a current headteacher wishes to become an LLE they should contact Andrew Chisholm ( to find out more.  The recruitment round is currently closed and should open in July but please check back here for updates. 

For more information about LLE:

National leaders of education (NLEs) are outstanding headteachers or principals who, together with the staff in their schools (designated national support schools (NSS), use their skills and experience to support schools in challenging circumstances. In addition to leading their own schools, NLEs work to increase the leadership capacity of other schools to help raise standards.

More information about the role can be found here:

If you are interested in commisioning this support of an LLE or NLE then please contact and one of our team will contact you to discuss it further.