Delegate Profile

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

Approximately 24 principals are selected for the programme each year and selection is based on:

QUALIFIED EDUCATION

A three-year degree or equivalent from a recognised tertiary institution. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) opportunities exist for those who do not have a three-year degree.

SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

Must currently be a school principal in a permanent role, and have been for the period of 0-5 years. Be passionate and committed to ones school and have a strong desire to want to bring about change.

UCT ACE COURSE

Completion of the ACE: School Leadership Course is favourable, but not compulsory.

NOT REGISTERED FOR ANOTHER PROGRAMME

Must not be registered or enrolled in any other leadership development programme, or any other course of study/qualification at a university or college.

The GSB and key stakeholders will undertake a selection process in order to select candidates who have the ability to pursue a course of this nature and who will be able to produce positive measurable outcomes in their school environment.

The Programme is SACE accredited and has been discussed with UCT’s Education Department, senior Executives in the WCED and has received their support, collaboration and encouragement.