Gateway to middle

Eligibility: Teachers who have limited or no leadership responsibility yet, but have demonstrated that they are effective classroom practitioners, with a high commitment to professional learning.

Course aims: To gain a deeper understanding of effective leadership, a greater awareness of their own leadership strengths and areas of development, and identify their next steps in pursuing leadership opportunities and further professional learning.

Content overview:

• What is leadership?
• Self awareness
• Building relationships – managing up and motivating others. Having difficult conversations
• Managing the demands of leadership – T&L, Data, good CPD

Workshops will include a mixture of theoretical input and also case studies and interactive discussion amongst participants.

Participants will take part in additional independent elements such as, leadership self-analysis, shadowing a middle leader, visit to another institution and the completion of a planning and reflection documents followed by the assessment of a final impact project presentation to ensure that they have reached the requirements.

Length: 2 half days, 2 twilights & Celebration Conference

Cost: £190

To apply please complete the following form, a member of the Ninestiles Teaching School will be in touch.