The Perfect Deputy Head

  • Get to grips with 2018/2019 issues:
    • inspection uncertainty
    • no assessment levels
    • tougher accountability
    • recruitment worries
  • Models that out-perform all others when it comes to:
    • tackling difficult conversations
    • leading staff
  • Strategies to outperform your predecessor
Lindy Barclay

Lindy Barclay

Date: 2nd Jul 2018

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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Short-term gains, long-term goals

Day-to-day operational duties vs. strategic leadership

Deliver perfection in line with Ofsted’s new inspection framework

Unpick the rigorous Teachers’ Standards


Revel in your role: a step-by-step guide

Define your role contextually – no one-size-fits-all model

Go above and beyond your job description with no additional work:

  • Teaching and Learning responsibilities

  • Performance Management duties

  • Class teacher role

  • Curriculum development

Monitor the progress of whole-school achievement


Best practice perfection

Develop your staff (CPD strategy, NQT/ITT/GTP/PGCE, staff induction)

Manage relationships with confidence to maximise outcomes

Identify the personal qualities needed to be an inspirational leader

What the future holds for the NPQH – removal of its mandatory status


Years’ worth of practical experience in a single course

  • Proven strategies to excel in your multifaceted role
  • Tools to record and evaluate data
  • Ways to achieve a shared vision
  • Techniques to influence people and demand change


Best practice perfection

First delegate rate

£299 + VAT

Additional delegate rate

£279 + VAT

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