Core Leadership Programme for Middle Leaders - Cheshire 19/20

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Barnton Community Nursery and Primary School

Townfield Lane



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Reserve your place on this programme delivered one afternoon a month from Sept 19- July 20.

The sessions will be on a Wednesday afternoon term time only.

Who should attend?

You should be a middle leader in a school with the responsibility of leading a team, for example:

  • a key stage leader
  • a subject leader
  • a head of department
  • a new AHT
  • an SLE
  • a lead influencer in your team/department

What’s involved?

The programme is delivered over a school year through face to face group training sessions on a Wednesday afternoon at Barnton Primary School 1.30pm-4pm.

Through interactive engaging development sessions each delegate will;

  • Contribute to peer led discussion and decision making
  • Complete gap tasks prior to each session
  • Identify professional development goals
  • Share leadership development progress and actions

Session Objectives

The monthly face to face training sessions will explore the following topics;

Leading a team 1/2/3 (18 Sept, 16 Oct, 13 Nov)– in these first three sessions’ delegates will learn about

  • Characteristics of a high performing team and explore a leaders responsibility to deliver them
  • The difference between management and leadership
  • Different leadership styles and the importance of situational leadership

Communication 4/5 (11th Dec & 22nd Jan) – in these two sessions’ delegates will learn about;

  • The impact of communication
  • How your personal impact can affect how people see you
  • How to use assertive communication to deliver results

Personal Effectiveness 6/7 (12th Feb/18 March) – in this session delegates will learn about;

  • The difference between ‘Effective and efficient’ working
  • Tools to help you work on the right tasks at the right time
  • The key steps to appropriate and successful delegation
  • Different levels of delegation to match the needs of staff

Motivation & morale 8 (22nd April)– In this session delegates will learn about;

  • What motivates us and what stands in the way of being motivated
  • Strategies to motivate and engage your teams
  • How to boost morale the work environment using the FISH! principles

Leading successful change 9 (6th May)– in this session delegates will learn about;

  • How to lead effective change
  • What to expect from staff during change

Effective feedback 10 (17th June) – in this session delegates will learn about;

  • The challenges to delivering effective feedback
  • Techniques to deliver feedback appropriate to different situations
  • The importance of receiving feedback well and being part of a developmental philosophy

Dealing with conflict 11 (15th July)– in this session delegates will learn about;

  • To explain conflict and the impact it can have on you and your teams
  • Different conflict management styles

Team activity

How much does it cost?

Registration £120

Each monthly training session £70

Upon registration RWCC will contact you to arrange invoicing which can be paid up front or termly.

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What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is plenty of parking at the school

What can I bring into the event?

Just a pen, pad (or electronic note taker) and the book I send you please. You will be provided with a portfolio to be completed through the programme.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact Rebecca on 0743210 6806 or

What's the refund policy?

Once your school is registered that place remains for the year - the staff member can be changed if neccessary though.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes but please inform Rebecca before the sessions

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