Outstanding Middle Leadership

  • Know exactly what Ofsted will look for in an Outstanding Middle Leader from 2017/2018
  • Translate whole-school strategy into Outstanding classroom practice
  • Complete toolkit to thrive in your role:
    • increase achievement
    • evaluate and improve
    • build a winning team
    • ensure quality
Lindy Barclay

Lindy Barclay

Dates: 27th Nov 2017, 13th Dec 2017

Lindy is a former headteacher who helped lead her school to four Outstanding Ofsted inspections. Situated in a large housing estate in a major city, the school attracted national interest in its success with white working-class pupils. Lindy is renowned for her passionate and inspirational training.

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‘An intolerance of mediocrity’ – uncover Ofsted’s focus points

Clarify Ofsted’s expectations for Outstanding middle leaders

Reveal causes of gulfs in quality between departments

Discover why a growth mindset and collegiate approach are key

Unpick the differences between leadership and management


Complete guide to the skills that make an Outstanding Middle Leader

Discover how to embed Outstanding habits in your practice

Make your department a shining example for your school

Maximise teacher performance through:

− feedback

− mentoring

− co-operative appraisals

Implement and sustain initiatives that increase attainment

Strengthen subject action planning and monitoring

Be ready for questions Ofsted will ask

Know what data Ofsted want to see


A host of take-away activities, techniques and tools

  • 5 golden rules of team building

  • ‘Scripts’ for dealing with difficult people

  • Top tips for self-development

  • Problem-solving strategies

  • Lesson observation techniques

First delegate rate

£309 + VAT

Additional delegate rate

£289 + VAT

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