(39) Preparing for Headship, (Woodland Grange, Warwickshire, 22-23 June 2018)

Description

This course is for:

Aspiring Heads

This course aims to:

Encourage reflection on the role of Heads in independent schools and to provide support and guidance in the area of applications and interviews.

Day 1:

10:45 – 11:10

 

Arrival, registration and coffee

11:10 – 11:15

Welcome and introduction
Julia Burns, former Head and Educational Consultant

11.15 – 12:15

Session 1: Strategic approaches to marketing your school
Russell Speirs, founder of RSAcademics

12:15 – 1:15

Lunch

1:15 – 2:45

Session 2: Making the best impression at interview
Meg Harrington

2:45 – 3:15

Tea/Coffee and Check in

3:15– 4:45

Session 3: How Good is the Fit? Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Profiling

4:45 – 5:45

Session 4: Development and fundraising
Elisabeth Anderson, Director of Development, Bryanston School

5:45 – 7:30

Free time

7:30

Drinks reception in the library

8:00pm

Dinner

Day 2:

09:00 – 10:15

Session 5: What the governors expect
Sarah Evans, RSAcademics

10:15 – 11:15

Session 6: Making the transition to headship
Bob Griffin, Headmaster, Exeter School  

11:15 – 11:45

Coffee and check-out

11:45 – 12:45

Session 7: Scenarios – Discussion Session
Julia Burns

12.45

Final plenary, sandwich lunch and depart