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Reasons to join NAHT

What makes NAHT the right union for you? Maybe it’s because we’re also a professional association or that we focus our services just for leaders in education. Those are two reasons, but there are many others as well…

NAHT satisfies its members.

98% of members reported they were satisfied with NAHT – the highest satisfaction levels of any education union* and in our own survey 90% of our members would recommend you to join!

Your needs have been considered.

Whether you are looking for advice and information or a suitable third party provider to provide services for your school, we are experienced and have developed with our partners different services suited to your needs.

Only NAHT focuses on representing leaders in both primary and secondary education.

Our members work in many types of schools; maintained, SEND, academies and independents, and we work hard campaigning and negotiating on your behalf.

Get the best of both worlds.

We are both a professional association and a trade union, meaning we can help you with your personal development and support you through difficulties when times are tough.

We’re problem solvers.

Need to review the schools appraisal policy or want to know about your entitlements on retirement? Our model policies and guidance documents can help you through the process, plus we’re always on the end of the phone if you have further questions.

We can help you on your journey.

We offer a wide variety of professional conferences and training programmes to help you develop your knowledge, practical skills and thinking, whether you’re a new leader or already established in your role.

We keep you up to date with news, analysis and debate.

All our members receive fortnightly e-bulletins covering essential education news, plus our membership magazine with advice,  analysis and opinions on the hot topics in education.

NAHT comes with something special – support and representation from people who care.

NAHT has a dedicated team who know everything there is to know about education and the daily issues faced by senior leaders in schools.

Members can call our advice team hotline for one-to-one advice and we have a team of specialists who work across England, Northern Ireland and Wales supporting individuals threated by disciplinary or redundancy issues. 

If NAHT sounds like the right union for you Join now and become part of our community.

Further questions?

Take a look at our FAQs or call 01444 472414 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) and the membership recruitment team will be happy to help.