Specialist Leaders

The role of Specialist Leaders in First World War Education provides an exciting opportunity to be centrally involved in our unique, prestigious and award-winning First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme.

Around 18 teachers and other school staff, many aspiring to be outstanding middle or senior leaders are currently involved in this aspect of the programme. Specialist Leaders in First World War Education not only develop their leadership and management skills, but also play a pivotal role in developing and delivering aspects of our programme and help to expand its reach into schools at a local, regional and national level.

The Programme is delighted to announce that it is now recruiting a new cohort of Specialist Leaders for 2019. Please click on the links below for further details and to access the application form. New applications must be received by 5pm on 31st January 2019.

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Specialist Leader Role

Find out more about the Specialist Leaders in First World War Education role and the benefits in being involved.

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How to apply

For details on how to apply for the Specialist Leader in First World War Education role, please follow the link below.


Meet our specialist leaders

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