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Leadership Development Programme

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Hammersmith Academy

25 Cathnor Road

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W12 9JD

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Leadership Development Programme - Developing Leadership Skills using Horticulture in Secondary Schools

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Schools play a vital role in the development of a young person’s character, helping to nurture social and academic attributes.

Schools are in a position to help students develop positive attributes that will help them, not only socially and academically, but also in their in working life. Leadership is a key skill that will help make this positive contribution.

Hammersmith Academy has embedded a leadership accredited qualification into its tutor time programme which is based around school gardening. This course will look at how horticulture is used to develop leadership skills, communication, independence, confidence and organisation. You will see a tutor time session in action and then engage in practical activities that you could use in your schools. You will also be given advice on funding, logistics and resourcing such activities.

Objectives

• Introduction to the SSAT Leadership Accredited Qualification, competency framework and assessment.

• Discuss the logistics of running a leadership development programme.

• Provide practical training on a range of activities that you can use in your school garden.

• Observe the tutor time leadership programme in action and hear case studies from the student leaders.

• Explore garden layout and practical resources that will help you to deliver your programme.

• Review funding options and staffing considerations for delivering interventions.

Course Timetable

9.30am: Arrive Hammersmith Academy refreshments in the Hospitality Suite.

10am: Introduction Leadership qualification and the benefits to the students.

10.30am: How leadership skills have been imbedded into the tutor time programme – logistics, practical issues.

11pm: Tour of the school gardens to look at resources.

11.30am practical session: You will observe a tutor time session with the students running the school gardens and additional activities, such as working with the chickens and recycling.

12noon: practical session 1 – you will engage in a short activity that you could recreate in your school.

12.30pm: Sandwich lunch.

1.15pm: practical session 2 – you will engage in a second short practical activity that you could recreate in your school.

1.45pm: How is the accreditation assessed and recorded.

2.15pm: Logistical session, what funding is available and how to apply for it, practical suggestions for activities that you could run in your school with tips on what resources you will need.

Evaluation

3pm: Finish

*Please note that tickets are non refundable as resources will need to be purchased for each attendee.

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