Leadership of different kinds exists at many levels in the post-compulsory sector-from principles to programme leaders, administrative staff and even caretakers. Based around case studies of current leaders in post-compulsory education, this unique book explores a number of leadership models and styles in order to provide inspiration and guidance for the next wave of potential leaders.

* Captures authentic "voices of the leaders"

* Includes examples of further, adult, community and prison education

* Covers all type of leadership: charismatic leaders, academic leaders, spiritual leaders, women leaders, ethnic leaders, ethnic leaders, business leaders

Presenting a wide and holistic view of leadership at different levels, this book is relevant for all potential and current leaders in post-compulsory education. By encouraging readers to review and reflect on the models described, the book will inspire leaders of the future to develop their own leadership styles and visions.

chapter |15 pages


part 1|78 pages

Leadership in Post-compulsory Education

chapter 2|16 pages

Leadership in education

chapter 3|9 pages

Leaders or managers

chapter 4|7 pages

Equality and diversity perspectives

chapter 6|8 pages

Leaders in trouble: the dark side

chapter 7|17 pages

New leaders on the move

part 2|99 pages

Models of Post-compulsory Education Leadership: Current Leaders