Leading An Outstanding Politics department

Code:
8998

Leading An Outstanding Politics department

£269.00

London | Thursday 24 November 2022

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ABOUT THIS COURSE

This course will consider what excellence in a Politics department looks like, and the role of the Head of Politics in helping to achieve and maintain such excellence. It will examine strategies for successful recruitment of students, for optimising teaching and learning, for managing teachers experienced and inexperienced, and for establishing and maintaining a position for Politics within a school/college. It will conclude with an overview of what the working year of a Head of Politics involves, and of the opportunities and challenges the job presents at various stages in its life cycle. It will offer constructive, pragmatic advice derived from experience, and will aim to incorporate lively discussion and question-and-answer sessions.

This course is designed for current Heads of Politics and for anyone interested in holding such a position or in contributing to the management of a Politics department.

BENEFITS OF ATTENDING

By the end of the course, delegates will have:

  • Considered what makes a Politics department excellent, and the role of the Head of Politics in achieving excellence
  • Looked at a range of strategies for improving and maintaining recruitment of students
  • Looked at ways in which a Head of Politics can develop and improve teaching and learning within the department
  • Enhanced their ability to lead, support and nurture teachers in the department
  • Examined the yearly workload of a Head of Politics and the life cycle of the job
  • Reflected on strategies for dealing with the challenges and making the most of the opportunities presented by a Head of Politics position
COURSE DATES London | Thursday 24 November 2022
WHO SHOULD ATTEND? 
  • Current Heads of Politics departments
  • Aspiring Heads of Politics departments
  • Those wishing to take on a leadership role within a Politics department 
  • Senior Leaders responsible for Politics
COURSE CODE 8998
IN-SCHOOL You can also book this as an In-School Course
INCLUDED
  • A specially prepared folder of 50+ pages full of detailed notes, practical advice and guidance
  • Notes prepared by the educational experts leading the course
  • Expert produced PowerPoint presentations
  • CPD Certificate of attendance
  • Two course restaurant lunch
  • Refreshments throughout the day
  • Guaranteed high quality venues

Additional information

Location

London, Manchester

Subject

Politics

Key Stage

A Level

Category

NQTs

Job Title

Head of Department, Subject Teacher, CPD Coordinator

Course Leader

Kathy Schindler