Comhar Middle Leadership Programme

The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) runs a programme specially designed for middle leaders in both primary and post-primary schools (i.e. Assistant Principal I and Assistant Principal II). The programme takes a blended approach to its delivery, with a combination of face-to-face and online workshops. Details of the locations of the face-to-face sessions are contained in the flyer below. 


The programme seeks to develop the leadership knowledge and skills of middle leaders and focuses on areas such as:

  • The Role of the AP and Distributed Leadership
  • Effective Communication
  • Conflict and Challenging Conversations
  • Self-Management and Sustainability
  • Exploring Culture
  • Exploring Educational Change
  • Leading Teaching and Learning


Further details can be found on the flyer below, along with information about how to apply. 

Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis.