* your contact details
* a summary of your situation. State the reason for your request and explain why an application for NPQH has not already been made
* the name of the school and local education authority to which you are applying
* the contact details of the appointing LEA adviser or chair of governors; and
* the date of interview for the headship post.
The NPQH team will reply to confirm whether or not your application will be fast-tracked and, if so, will provide documents and advice about the next step.
Candidates eligible under this fast-track process will still be required to apply to NPQH online between April 25 and May 20 so that the application can go through the standard assessment and moderation procedures.