Professional Learning at Bastow

Professional Learning at Bastow

The Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership, a branch of the Department of Education and Training, offers leadership professional learning for Victorian primary, secondary and early childhood education professionals.

See Bastow for information on the full suite of programs, courses, professional practice and events. Current opportunities that may be of interest include the following:


 Master of Education (Rural Leadership and Management)

Bastow offers 20 scholarships for rural and remote school leaders to undertake this postgraduate program offered by Flinders University. The program provides an in-depth consideration of the challenges and opportunities inherent to rural and regional contexts, and focuses on developing significant and substantial knowledge, understanding and expertise for proactive leadership and management.

From 16 January 2019
Registrations close 29 November
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Evolve: New Principals

The Evolve: New Principals program is designed to assist first-time principals with the transition into their new role, and build their capacity to be an effective leader in the school community.

From 18 February 2019
Applications close 13 January
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Talent Management Framework (TMF)

Bastow’s TMF provides a consistent, step-by-step approach to identify, develop and support high potential and performing leaders at all levels.

The TMF supports workforce planning and a systematic approach to talent management that is standardised, transparent and inclusive. It aligns with the existing Performance and Development Plan process and can be used to identify potential candidates for Bastow career stage programs such as Impact, Create and UP.
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