Specialist Leaders of Education

Interested in becoming an SLE?

If you’re an experienced middle or senior leader who’s interested in supporting middle and senior leaders in other schools, you may wish to apply to become an SLE – a Specialist Leader of Education


We recruit SLEs to provide support to staff and teams in our alliance and across different phases.

To become an SLE with Matrix you must apply in designated application rounds. The next round for applications will open from October 3rd until October 19th  2018.

To become an SLE, you will need to provide evidence that you understand what outstanding leadership practice in your area of expertise looks like. You will also need to demonstrate that you know how to support other leaders to do the same in their own context.


SLE Prospectus

SLE Fact Sheet

SLE Application

SLE Application Guidance

If you require any further information please contact Alan Kealy at alankealy@matrixtsa.co.uk or 01773602198

To see a list of our SLE’s who may be able to support you and your school please click on the link below.

Matrix SLE Team