Star Institute is keen to hear from schools, Teaching Schools or MATs interested in joining Star as a partner.

Our partner-led model ensures our programmes are tailored to the meet the needs, ideas and aspirations of the local school communities we serve.

Collaboration opportunities include:

  • NPQ Lead Partner: Delivery of high quality leadership development for school leaders in your network through National Professional Qualifications at both middle and senior leadership level (NPQML and NPQSL). Our national group of partners are involved in all aspects of these programmes from design through to assessment.

  • ITT Partner: Provision of quality initial teacher training (ITT) across all aspects of attraction, recruitment and training delivery through placement in your schools across the North West.

  • Teaching School Alliance Member: We lead two teaching schools in Blackburn – The Olive School (primary) and Tauheedul Islam Girls’ High School (secondary) – which provide subject networks, school to school support and a wide ranging CPD offer across the North West and Yorkshire.

If you are interested in finding out more, please contact