Profiles in Action

Hear the buzz from the profession

With this series of reports and videos drawing on the results of AITSL's trials of the Leadership Profiles, discover people putting the Profiles into action for self-reflection, professional learning, selection and recruitment, talent development, performance review and more.

Choose a perspective relevant to your career stage and context to learn how you can make best use of the Profiles to support leadership development:

Then explore the details and outcomes of the five trials:

Leadership Prolifes Focuses

Aspiring principals

For aspiring principals, the Profiles provide a clear orientation to the range of roles played by principals, and a map of the capabilities that aspirants need to develop to take up a principal position with confidence.

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Profiles in Action - Leadership Profiles and Aspiring Principals [pdf 1.2mb]

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Profiles in Action for Aspiring Principals

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Principals

For current principals, the Profiles provide a powerful means of understanding their roles and taking action to improve their skills and capacities.

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Profiles in Action - Leadership Profiles and Principals [pdf 1.2mb]

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Profiles in Action for Principals

Leadership Profiles and Aspiring Principals

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System Leaders

For system leaders working on school leadership development, the Profiles provide a foundation for focusing and strengthening their support for principals and members of leadership teams in schools.

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Profiles in Action - Leadership Profiles and System Leaders [pdf 1.2mb]

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Profiles in Action for System Leaders

Leadership Profiles and System Leaders

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Trials Summary

AITSL supported five trials to monitor the uptake and impact of the Profiles. This report summarises the details and outcomes of those trials and is designed to assist others in understanding and using the Profiles. 

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Profiles in Action - Trials of the Leadership Profiles [pdf 1.2mb]

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