Career progression

Career Progression

Teachers in West Berkshire Schools have a number of avenues to pursue career development. Such opportunities will form part of the normal appraisal cycle, however, there are a range of CPD and networking meetings locally to support career progression. The following outlines training opportunitues to support subject specialism and middle leadership roles.

West Berkshire Education Training Portal

The Downland Teaching School Alliance also offer a comprehensive training programme which includes a middle leader development programme

The Berkshire Leadership Development Partnership (BLDP) formerly the Berkshire Teaching Alliance. A steering group of successful local leaders who are united with the common guiding vision of "opportunity through collaboration"

Experienced practitioners may also care to consider applying to become a Specialist Leader in Education (SLE). more information on the role of SLE is available here:

or via the local teaching alliances above.