Thursday 10 October 2019 -
14:00 - 17:30
(This event has sessions that are still to run see below)
Parliament Hill School, Highgate Road, London, NW5 1RL
Who is this event for
Primary, secondary and special school teachers and pastoral leaders who are in their first middle leadership post or those who wish to consolidate and strengthen their leadership skills.
What does this event cover Session 1: What makes an outstanding middle leader?
Exploring models of leadership
When to lead and when to manage
Juggling the leadership balls
Common pitfalls and how to avoid them!
Session 2: High performing teams
The role of the middle leader in driving school improvement
Styles of leadership to get the most out of your team
Monitoring and evaluating your team’s performance
Turning your team around – the journey
Session 3: Holding others to account and having those courageous conversations
Exploring the moral purpose of holding your team to account
Watch a courageous conversation live and practice using typical scenarios
Create a blueprint for excellence in this area
Session 4: Managing upwards and tackling those tricky issues
The importance of managing upwards and strategies for achieving this successfully
Useful techniques for managing change and dealing with problems arising
What are the ingredients of great professional development?
Session 5: What are the behaviours and characteristics of a great team?
Transforming a group into a team
Investing time wisely to raise achievement
Session 6: Planning Professional Development for your team
Book group exploring the middle leaders’ role in excellent schools
Looking forward for you and your team
There are 6 sessions between Thursday 10 October 2019 and Thursday 18 June 2020