Leadership

Recruitment Workshop for Schools

Description
Direct Services to School and Schools HR are delivering a half-day workshop for those in schools responsible for recruitment. The interactive workshop will be an opportunity for schools to consider the entire process of recruitment. We will be encouraging schools to think creatively, drawing from evidence based research to look at some innovative models that schools will see the impact of, at no additional cost.

The outline agenda will include:
  • Marketing and attracting the right candidates
  • The recruitment process: relevant checks, safer recruitment, communication
  • Innovation, collaboration and retention
Impact Statement
Schools will have a range of new approaches to marketing and recruitment processes
Audience

Those with responsibility for recruitment


Date
5th November 2019 (9:00am - 12:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), 1 Waterdale Road, London SE2 0XT (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Cost
£60
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Developing your middle leadership skills in the Primary School

Description
This course will prepare you in the next stage of your career. You will be supported to lead a small scale school improvement project to develop your middle leadership skills to inspire outstanding performance in a team.

Sessions will follow the themes: Identification, Inspire, Initiate and Impact. You will learn how to identify improvement projects using a solution focused approach and data analysis where appropriate. You will unpick issues that lead to underperformance, look at how to involve governors, lead teams, deal with difficult people, hold staff to account and still look after your well-being. There will be an opportunity to participate in Action Learning Sets to identify and address barriers to success.

Feedback from previous participants:
“Very good course that offers some excellent strategies for middle leaders.”
“A great course which really helps you reflect on what you want in career progression.”

Impact Statement
Pupils:
  • Will benefit from improved teaching and learning
Staff:
  • Will lead learning using a solution focused approach; lead and motivate teams in order to improve an area of underperformance; develop confidence in dealing with difficult conversations and plan their leadership development
School:
  • Will address an area for school development to support the school improvement plan
Audience

Primary Teachers who are new to middle leadership or aspiring middle leaders. Participants will be expected to attend all dates.


Date
8th November 2019 (9:30am - 3:30pm)
10th January 2020 (9:30am - 3:30pm)
20th March 2020 (9:30am - 3:30pm)

Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), 1 Waterdale Road, London SE2 0XT (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Lead Practitioners
Cost
£340

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2019 Analysing School Performance (ASP) and Inspection Dashboard Summary Report (IDSR) workshop

Description
During this session delegates will have an opportunity to analyse their school data contained within the 2019 Analyse School Performance (ASP) Portal and the Inspection Dashboard Summary Report (IDSR).

The session will include:
  • Familiarisation of the ASP portal and the IDSR
  • Interpreting graphs, charts and interactive data
  • Question level analysis
  • Time to reflect on key considerations for their school
It is essential that all participants bring their DfE log in details for the Analyse School Performance portal.

We recommend that Governors attend with a Senior Leader from the school to ensure access to the schools data in ASP.
Impact Statement
Staff:
  • Will have greater confidence in interpreting data presented in the ASP and IDSR
  • Will be able to identify key areas to support self evaluation and school improvement planning
Audience

Senior Leaders, Assessment Leaders and Governors in Primary Schools


Date
29th November 2019 (9:30am - 12:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), 1 Waterdale Road, London SE2 0XT (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Members of the School Improvement Service
Cost
£60
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Date
5th December 2019 (9:30am - 12:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), 1 Waterdale Road, London SE2 0XT (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Members of the School Improvement Service
Cost
£60
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KS1 and KS2 Assessment Briefings

Description
This session will include:
  • End of KS1 and KS2 Assessment arrangements
  • Clarification of Teacher Assessment Frameworks
  • Administration considerations
  • Reporting test results
  • Floor standards and coasting definition Moderation arrangements
  • Moderation arrangements
Impact Statement
Participants will gain an insight into the assessment requirements for 2018/19. They will be able to identify considerations and implications for their own school assessment arrangements.
Audience

Senior Leaders and Assessment Leads


Date
23rd January 2020 (9:30am - 12:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), 1 Waterdale Road, London SE2 0XT (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Members of the School Improvement Service
Cost
£60
Also included in the EYFS & Primary Packages
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Date
23rd January 2020 (1:00pm - 3:30pm)
Afternoon session is a repeat of the morning session
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), 1 Waterdale Road, London SE2 0XT (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Members of the School Improvement Service
Cost
£60 (non RBG school £0)
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Primary Physical Education Subject Leaders Meeting

Description
Meeting of PE Subject Leaders to supportthe teaching of high quality PE and school sport. Teachers will receive specialist support with curriculum development and planning, leadership of PESS, strategic planning and local and national developments.
Impact Statement
Pupils:
  • Will benefit from high quality PESS provision
Subject Leaders:
  • Will have increased skills and confidence in delivering PESS
Audience

Primary Subject Leaders for Physical Education, School Sport


Date
14th February 2020 (9:00am - 2:00pm)
Venue
Shooters Hill Sixth Form College, Red Lion Lane, London, SE18 4LD
Tutors
Royal Borough of Greenwich PE Consultant
Cost
£65
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Date
19th June 2020 (9:00am - 2:00pm)
Venue
Shooters Hill Sixth Form College, Red Lion Lane, London, SE18 4LD
Tutors
Royal Borough of Greenwich PE Consultant
Cost
£65
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