Primary Schools - Workforce Development

Level 6 Award in Primary School PE Subject Leadership 

Transform the leadership and management of PE to achieve whole school improvement.

Strong leadership is crucial for teachers and pupils to achieve their full potential.

The Level 6 Award in Primary School PE Subject Leadership is a sector-specific qualification that provides tailored support for subject leaders to confidently lead high-quality, sustainable PE and develop the skills of their colleagues. By investing in this qualification, your school can make the most of its PE and sport premium while ensuring that your pupils benefit from exceptional physical education that promotes healthy living and lifelong fitness.

What are the course objectives?

To improve the leadership and management of the delivery of the physical education curriculum within primary schools.

To enable subject leaders to support and upskill other team members.

What will you learn?

The role and responsibilities of a primary school PE subject leader.

How to determine the quality of PE provision in a primary school.

How to design a targeted strategy to develop an aspect of primary school PE provision.

How to lead the implementation of a targeted strategy to develop a specified aspect of the primary school PE provision.

How to review and revise a targeted strategy to increase the sustainability of ‘good or better’ primary school PE teaching and learning.


What are the key outcomes?

Increase in confidence, competence and PE subject knowledge.

Raise standards across the curriculum.

Contribute to whole school improvement.

Key course details

Entry requirements

QTS status with L5 qualification.



The qualification is delivered virtually over two days.



Your PE and sport premium is an effective and sustainable way to pay for this qualification.

Course dates

The next course starts 2023/2024.

Session 1    Tuesday 9th January 9.00am to 3.00pm

Session 2   Tuesday 5th March 9.00am till 3.00pm

Session 3   Thursday 13th June 2.30pm till 4.00pm (presentations only)


If you’re interested in booking a spot on the upcoming course or would like to find out more, complete the form below to speak to one of our team.

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