Middle Leadership Programme 2019/20 (Oxford City cluster)

Venue
Oxford Spires Academy, Glanville Road
Course Tutors
Rob Bown
Admin Contact
Target Audience
Teachers
Course Types
Programme
Course Categories
Teaching and Learning / Leadership
Subject
Leadership
Course Description

The central focus of the OTSA Middle Leader Programme is to identify and consolidate knowledge and understanding about leadership and management to achieve high quality teaching and learning and thereby close the gaps in pupil achievement in our schools.


The programme is designed for middle leaders who have responsibility for leading subjects, key phases, pastoral responsibilities or other aspects of the schools work. It is suitable for middle leaders in every educational context including early years environments, primary schools, special  schools through to large faculties in secondary schools.


This exciting programme, has been successfully running for a number of years, it is centred on resources developed by John West-Burnham, writer of the original NCTL Middle Leader Development Programme (MLDP), in partnership with programme facilitators.


The OTSA Middle Leader Programme includes 8 modules which will be facilitated by OTSA partner schools in selected local clusters across the region. 



Cost to attend Middle Leadership Programme - £400 + VAT


 

Training Objectives

Modules:


 1. The importance of middle leadership


 2. Understanding effective leadership


 3. Leadership and change


 4. Closing the Gap


 5. Leading teams for high performance


 6. Leading teaching and learning


 7. Middle leadership and collaboration


 8. Developing your own leadership potential

Learning Outcomes

The programme:


Programme participants will attend a minimum of 6 three hour face-to-face events over a period of 9 to 12 months where they will work with colleagues to deepen their knowledge and understanding of highly effective leadership.


Participants will work on an authentic leadership project which responds to a genuine school need and makes a direct contribution to school improvement.


Schools will need to support participants during the programme through providing a senior colleague to act as a mentor and coach to offer guidance, challenge and, where appropriate, advocacy.


Participants will be expected to complete inter-sessional tasks, and to attend ALL of the face-to-face sessions.


Successful completion of the programme, which includes a presentation to the school leadership team, will be recognised through the award of an OTSA Middle Leadership Programme certificate

Additional Information
Enquiries
Start Date
Monday 25 November 2019
End Date
Wednesday 7 October 2020
Closing Date
Friday 8 November 2019
Times
09:00 - 12:30
Maximum Places
20 
Cost
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Number of Sessions
Sessions
Venue
 Oxford Spires Academy, Glanville Road
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Monday 25 November 2019
Times
 09:00 - 12:30
Notes
 
Venue
 The Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane West
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Wednesday 11 December 2019
Times
 13:00 - 16:30
Notes
 Led by Rob Bown, Emma Vear and Katherine Burn
Venue
 Oxford Spires Academy, Glanville Road
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Tuesday 21 January 2020
Times
 13:00 - 16:30
Notes
 
Venue
 The Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane West
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Thursday 13 February 2020
Times
 13:00 - 16:30
Notes
 
Venue
 Oxford Spires Academy, Glanville Road
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Wednesday 6 May 2020
Times
 13:00 - 16:30
Notes
 Led by Rob Bown and Emma Vear
Venue
 The Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane West
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Thursday 17 September 2020
Times
 13:00 - 16:30
Notes
 
Venue
 Oxford Spires Academy, Glanville Road
Tutors
 Rob Bown
Start Date
Wednesday 7 October 2020
Times
 16:00 - 17:30
Notes
 The OCL Professional Leadership Development Group (5 minute presentation-my Project)