Lincolnshire Teaching School Alliance

Aspiring to Headship

Audience: primary and secondary senior leaders looking to move into headship in the next 1-3 years.  

Tuesday 8th December 2020 Session 1
Wednesday 20th January 2021 Session 2
Thursday 11th February 2021 Session 3
Wednesday 10th March 2021 Session 4
Monday 29th March 2021 Session 5

We are delighted to be able to offer this programme for Lincolnshire Leaders at a reduced cost of 50% as the programme is now subsidised by the Lincolnshire Learning Partnership

Cost: LTSA Alliance members: £250, Non-Alliance members: £375

All bookings are through KYRA Teaching School Alliance, please use the following link: https://event.bookitbee.com/23432/aspiring-headship-primary-secondary


Intent: To develop the vision, knowledge and key practical skills which are fundamental to the role of headteacher.  To learn from inspirational and experienced headteachers and leaders from Lincolnshire.

Implementation: The programme will include the following topics:

  • Vision for Leadership
  • Collaboration for improvement
  • Workload and wellbeing of staff
  • Leadership of Pupil Premium
  • Coaching in Leadership
  • Leadership of SEND
  • Next steps to leadership
  • Governance
  • Ofsted framework
  • Recruitment
  • Finance in schools - managing a school budget
  • Systems and processes for strategy and improvement

Training will be based on the new headteacher standards, and will be planned following a 360 degree review of each participant. Participants will be expected to engage in peer to peer coaching, undertake key reading and join an online community. 

Impact: Following the programme:

  • leadership effectiveness will be enhanced
  • a leadership culture will be established
  • strategies for improving the quality of education for young people will be shared
  • participants will feel connected to a local vision for strategic improvement, collaboration, peer review and system leadership.