The Inspection Ready Leader

A-Z of what you need to know, say and evidence

  • The top 10 priorities

  • Know your evidence and impact

  • Take key steps to ensure that your next inspection is Outstanding

Lesley Cox

Lesley Cox

Date: 27th Mar 2018

Lesley is a former national SEN lead for Ofsted. She now works as an independent educational consultant.

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How to prepare for a successful Ofsted inspection

Unpick the contents of the school inspection handbook

Discover what evidence to make available to Ofsted inspectors

Apply this evidence to demonstrate progress within your school’s self-evaluation and improvement plans

Learn how best to show inspectors that:

  • all equalities obligations and statutory requirements have been met

  • appropriate support and challenge are provided to all pupils

  • teaching and learning are consistently good or improving

  • there are high aspirations for the outcomes of all pupils

  • regular evaluation takes place of the effectiveness of the school’s work at all levels

Provide those responsible for governance with accessible information to support and challenge school leaders

Delegates Receive

  • Improvement plans

  • Concise self-evaluations

  • Performance/assessment inforamtion:

  • to show good progress

  • for areas of improvement

  • Ways to support school leaders

  • Online post-course support

  • Delegate file including: CPD certificate

First delegate rate

£299 + VAT

Additional delegate rate

£279 + VAT

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