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Welcome to Devon Schools Leadership Services

Devon Schools Leadership Services (DSLS) is an exciting new charitable organisation launched in September 2020 for the benefit of School Leaders, following the merger of Devon’s DAPH and DASH phase associations.

Our Motivating Drivers are to:

  • Be the voice of and support for school leadership in the south-west
  • Become the conduit for school leadership and school improvement
  • Proactively address the needs of leaders to ultimately benefit learners
  • Become a self-sustaining, not for profit organisation
Read more on the About DSLS tab.


NEW – Vacancy – DSLS Communication & Events Coordinator

This post is fixed term for 12 months. DSLS is looking to appoint a highly efficient, dynamic and enthusiastic professional to join a small team within its Business Support Office as the Communication & Events Coordinator.

As the Communication & Events Coordinator, you will be joining the charity at an exciting time as we look to develop and embed the next phase of the DSLS strategy across Devon and beyond. DSLS offers school leaders an ongoing programme of CPD events and conferences as well as information and resources via various channels including the regular electronic newsletter, website and other social media. READ MORE


DSLS Annual School Leadership Conference 2024

10 & 11 October 2024

Saunton Sands Hotel, Nr Braunton, North Devon EX33 1LQ

The conference has been created for you and your leadership teams; providing a wealth of opportunities for you to feel inspired, refreshed and energised whilst hearing from experts in the educational leadership landscape.

For booking information, please click here.