MalCPD Assertive Leadership for School Leaders

Assertive Leadership


MalCPD Assertive Leadership course has been verified, quality assured and approved by the Institute of Leadership & Management

I can be me and a great leader!

Do you say yes when you mean no?

Avoid conflict and confrontation?

Find it difficult to hold others to account?

MalCPD is a ILM Recognised provider of school leadership courses

If you aspire to be a strong and compassionate leader, this course will enable you to gain greater confidence and develop an assertive leadership mindset.


You will:

  • Explore your vision and values that underpin your personal leadership style

  • Gain greater self-awareness by exploring your strengths and limitations

  • Learn to lead with empathy by understanding the needs, behaviours, and viewpoints of those around you

  • Become an assertive leader as you will be able to clearly and respectfully communicate your wants, needs, positions, and boundaries to others

  • Reflect on a range of coaching questions which will enable you to develop as a school leader


This course will give you the confidence to be you and a great school leader!


And the best part?  I will hold your hand every step of the way and lead you through the process.

MalCPD Assertive Leadership course for School Leaders

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Do I need to do all 6 sessions?  Or can I pick and choose?

A:  I would advise completing all 6 sessions, particularly if you would like to gain the ILM certification.  You can opt for an extra session on change management. Please talk to Mal about this.


Q: Is it a group course or 1:1?

A:  You can choose to do it as part of a group or as six 1:1 coaching sessions with Mal


Q: What is the time commitment for this course?

A:  Sessions 1 and 2 are one hour per week. Sessions 3-6 are 1.5 hours per week. All via Zoom with about 30 minutes of reflection homework to complete before the next session.

Q. How do I book in?

A. To book a free no obligations Discovery Call, please click here. Or to book a place on the course click here


Q. How big are the groups?

A:  A minimum of 2 and a maximum of 5 to a group.


Q. Who are the ILM?

A:  The Institute of Leadership & Management is the largest provider of leadership courses in the UK and Europe.  The Assertive Leadership course has gone through a rigorous process, to gain ILM recognition.  This means once this course has been completed you can gain an ILM Accredited certificate (fee is £65).


Any questions? Feel free to email me now and we can chat about if this is the right fit for you.