Leadership And Accountability Development

Continual Professional Development with SAfE

The core business of SAfE is supporting Surrey schools to deliver an education system that is better for all. Our professional development is focussed on key priorities that are relevant to Surrey schools.

Under the broad title of Leadership Development, SAfE can offer the following support;

Learning about Leadership: a high-quality development pathway for leaders at all levels, including induction, professional learning and networking; retaining SAfE’s ability to respond with agility to changing needs of schools.

Living your Leadership: school practitioners and education system leaders are provided with a cohesive and coordinated range of learning opportunities, achieving a blend of evidence-informed learning and solution-focused approaches to current leadership issues in schools.

How do we Deliver Leadership Development?

Our programme is delivered by current great practitioners or those that have up-to-date and recent experience and evaluated to ensure maximum learning impact for all. We work with national, and international experts, underpinned by evidence informed research so that schools can access the highest quality training and development. As a not-for-profit organisation our traded offer provides value for money, is priced fairly and ensures sustainability of provision.

If you would like to discuss any aspect of SAfE’s Leadership Development offer with one of the SAfE team, please contact us at admin@schoolsallexcel.com

SAfE’s leadership development offer compliments that run by our sister organisation STSN. delivering NPQs. For further information about NPQs please visit the STSN website.

Schools Alliance for Excellence professional learning principles fully align with the vision and values of the Chartered College of Teaching and therefore we are working to design training and programmes that support teachers and leaders working towards Chartered Status assessments.

We are working towards accreditation as a ‘Chartered Status CPD Partner’ and developing our professional learning programme so it can support candidates on their pathway to Chartered Status. For information about Chartered Teacher Status and accreditation, please visit the Chartered College website

How Can I Book?

To find out more and to book your place, click here to access the Bookings Portal.

Learning about Leadership

What is the offer?

Our leadership programmes and training courses provide opportunities for system leaders and aspiring leaders to develop their leadership skills, knowledge and experience through facilitated programmes which involve individual and group session work.

All our courses and programmes are built with high-quality evidence-informed content and are delivered by expert professionals from our educational community.

SAfE offers dedicated leadership programmes to support;

  • New Headteacher Induction: an induction programme to develop your leadership and establish relationships with other headteachers, building your own professional network. The programme is cross-phase, so new headteachers from a rich mix of settings come together for these sessions.
  • SENCo Leadership:for SENCO leaders new to role and an ‘advanced’ programme for experienced SENCOs in post

Living your Leadership

What is the offer?

Our leadership support programmes and training courses provide opportunities for school leaders to reflect, collaborate and apply their leadership learning through events, conferences, programmes and scheduled communities of learning networks.

All our courses and programmes are built with high-quality evidence-informed content and are delivered by expert professionals from our educational community.

SAfE offers dedicated support as follows; to find out more visit our Booking system and search under ‘living your leadership’:

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    Deputy Headteacher Networks (at primary and secondary phases)
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    Head of 6th Form Network
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    ‘Heads Up’ Collaborative events for headteachers across all phases

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    SAfE Summit and other leadership conferences

TESTIMONIAL

“I thought the Leadership Summit was fantastic – Lee Elliot Major was excellent but my break out room with Shaun Brown was the most thought provoking and inspiring. Well organised and exceedingly useful.”