Middle Leadership Programme

Middle Leadership Programme

“Inspectors will consider the quality of CPD for teachers at the start and middle of their careers”   Ofsted August 2015,  Para 138

Facilitators:  Alistair Shaw and Nicki Bell


 3 Full days over the year.

  • I will confirm dates once they are finalised with the facilitator.

Cost: £450, discounts offered for sending multiple delegates.


The programme is for leaders who:

  • Are middle leaders or are new to middle leadership with a school improvement responsibility
  • Want to develop effective leadership skills and practices
  • Want to develop their contribution to the leadership and management of the school
  • Want to understand what makes a good leader

Intended outcomes for those participating in the programme:

  • Enhanced confidence in, and understanding of, the Middle Leader role in an improving school
  • The ability to lead on defined school priorities with an understanding of how to lead successful and sustainable change
  • The development of leadership skills required from middle leaders

Key elements of the programme are to enhance leadership competencies

  • Three face to face development sessions over 3 terms – aspects include: ML skills audit; analysing the ML contribution to school improvement; ML role in leading change and building a culture for improvement; developing and leading effective teams; managing time; dealing with barriers to change and peer coaching to enable on-going development.