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Developing Outstanding Subject and Middle Leaders

How do you raise the profile of your subject, phase or area of leadership to ensure others support you in achieving school goals? This course will empower you to overcome the challenges you face as a middle leader and enjoy success in your role.

  • Develop your own leadership style and aspirations
  • Clarify your vision and drive your subject or phase forward
  • Proven strategies to suit your subject or area of leadership
  • Network and share experiences with other middle leaders
  • AVAILABLE VIA LIVE-STREAMED WEBINAR
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Duration
1 day
Price
£299 + VAT
Time
9:15 - 15.30

About this course

This one-day CPD course has been specifically created for subject and middle leaders across EYFS,  KS1 or KS2. It will introduce you to a range of effective strategies, approaches and knowledge that will help you to excel in this important role.

The course objectives include the following:

  • To understand the key roles, responsibilities and accountabilities of middle leaders and relate these to the latest frameworks and teaching standards
  • To explore how to monitoring can be carried out in the most effective way e.g. planning scrutiny, work sampling, learning walks, pupil interviews and lesson observations
  • To be able to carry out a skills audit, needs analysis and prepare/monitor a budget for your subject or team/phase
  • To know how to complete a section for a School’s Improvement Plan, for your subject or team/phase
  • To consider how to create an effective action plan that will drive progress in your subject or phase and take the first steps to achieving this
  • To practise providing constructive feedback and explore how to motivate and inspire those around you
  • To be prepared to present progress effectively to your Head, Governors and Ofsted/ISI

This outstanding CPD course will prepare you with the knowledge, tools and approaches to support effective learning across your subject or phase.

Audience

  • Subject Leaders, Phase Leaders, Middle Leaders
  • Teachers with aspirations towards subject or middle leadership
  • EYFS, KS1 & KS2

Testimonials

The course focussed my attention and allowed me to better understand the purpose of middle leaders and how I can be more effective in my role.”
Hannah Scothern, Maths Leader, Nene Valley Primary School

“A fantastic way to discover your own leadership skills and qualities and how to use them. Also, I now have the tools to use these skills straight away.”
Toni Reid-Arnold, Subject Leader, Lambeth Academy, London

"A great experience that laid out the expectations of middle leadership, clearly, with points on how to improve in your subject or school."
David Robinson, PE/Sport Lead, Captain Cook Primary School, Cleveland

Further information

As a direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic we are now livestreaming all of our courses. Please see livestream dates below. 

We anticipate resuming in-venue courses after Easter 2021.

Live stream courses

Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
LIVE STREAMING
18 November 2020
Online, interactive access.
Watch again for 30 days.
    Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
    LIVE STREAMING
    10 December 2020
    Online, interactive access.
    Watch again for 30 days.
      Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
      LIVE STREAMING
      20 January 2021
      Online, interactive access.
      Watch again for 30 days.

        Courses at venues

        LONDON
        11 February 2021
        Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
          NOTTINGHAM
          04 March 2021
          Jury's Inn, Station Street, NOTTINGHAM, NG2 3BJ
            SOUTHAMPTON
            17 March 2021
            Hilton At The Ageas Bowl - Southampton, Botley Rd, SOUTHAMPTON, SO30 3XH
              LEEDS
              31 March 2021
              The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
                DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
                21 April 2021
                Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB
                  BIRMINGHAM
                  29 April 2021
                  Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
                    LONDON
                    06 July 2021
                    Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA

                      This course as an INSET Day

                      Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

                      Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

                      Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

                      Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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