(29) Preparing for Senior Leadership (Novotel London City South, 8 May 2019)

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.

Description

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’

    TBC

    11.15 – 11.30

    Coffee

    11:30 – 12:30

    Session 2: ‘Leadership Styles and Team Building’

    Clare Barnett, Synergia Coaching

    12:30 – 13:30

    Lunch

    13:30 – 14:30

    Session 3: ‘What the Head is looking for’

    Jill Berry

    14:30 – 14.45

    Tea

    14:45 – 15:45

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

    Jill Berry

    15:45

    Closing remarks and depart