ABOUT THIS COURSE

This new course is designed for all Middle leaders looking for their first senior leadership role.

The purpose of the course is to support aspiring senior leaders in better preparing themselves for senior leadership roles and senior leadership success.

This course will focus on how to prepare for the critical move from middle management to strategic leadership, how to acquire the values, qualities, and behaviours of senior leadership, how to lead on school improvement and how to lead people and projects at senior leadership level.

Teachers will take away practical guidance on the recruitment process; top interview tips; an understanding of the role of a senior leader; strategies to help become an effective strategic leader of school improvement.


BENEFITS OF ATTENDING

  • To help prepare you for the move from middle management to strategic leadership
  • To acquire an appreciation of the values and qualities of effective senior leaders 
  • To understand the principles and behaviours of ethical leadership and the importance of protecting staff wellbeing and workload
  • To examine approaches to leading the school improvement journey
  • To explore the crucial act of agreeing a whole-school vision, mission and strategy
  • To understand how to translate strategy into everyday practice and explore what effective senior leaders do day-to-day
  • To explore the central tenets of effective performance management, quality assurance and professional development 
COURSE DATES London | Thursday 23 June 2022

London | Thursday 17 November 2022

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
  • Middle leaders looking for their first senior leadership role
  • Senior leaders new to post
  • Senior Leaders mentoring aspiring senior leaders
COURSE CODE 9005
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
  • CPD Certificate of attendance

 

The day will focus on the following elements:

AM:

  • Preparing for the move from middle management to strategic leadership
  • Acquiring an appreciation of the values and qualities of effective senior leaders
  • Understanding the principles and behaviours of ethical leadership and the importance of protecting staff wellbeing and workload
  • Examining approaches to leading the school improvement journey
  • Exploring the crucial act of agreeing a whole-school vision, mission and strategy

Lunch


PM:

  • The Day To Day: how to translate strategy into everyday practice and explore what effective senior leaders do day-to-day
  • Managing Change & Dealing with Conflict
  • The central tenets of effective performance management, quality assurance and professional development

Matt Bromley

Matt is an education writer and advisor with over twenty years’ experience in teaching and leadership including as a secondary school headteacher and principal, FE college vice principal, and MAT director. He is a public speaker, trainer, and school improvement lead, and a primary school governor. He remains a practising teacher, currently working in secondary, FE and HE settings. Matt writes for various newspapers and magazines, is the author of numerous best-selling books on education, and co-hosts the award-winning SecEd podcast. He regularly speaks at national and international conferences and events, and he delivers teacher-training.