(3) Preparing for Senior Leadership (Novotel London City South, Tuesday 9 October 2018)

Examine the role and appointment process of Senior Leaders in order to identify key responsibilities and approaches to leadership, and to prepare aspiring SLT members for its challenges.

This course is for: Aspiring Deputy Heads, Directors of Studies, Assistant Heads etc.

This course includes:

Discussion of leadership styles and effective team building strategies
Experiences of recently appointed Senior Leaders
‘What the Head is looking for’
The application and interview process



09:45 – 10:10

Arrival, registration and coffee

10:10 – 10:15

Welcome and introduction

Jill Berry, former Head and Educational Consultant

10:15 – 11:15

Session 1: ‘Making the transition to Senior Leader’

Anna Paul, Deputy Head, Godolphin and Latymer School

11.15 – 11.30


11:30 – 12:30

Session 2: ‘Leadership Styles and Team Building’

Clare Barnett, Synergia Coaching

12:30 – 13:30


13:30 – 14:30

Session 3: ‘What the Head is looking for’

Jill Berry

14:30 – 14.45


14:45 – 15:45

Session 4: How well do you measure up as a leader?

Jill Berry


Closing remarks and depart