Alpha Academies Leadership Development Programme 2021-2022

Date

Time

Module & Focus

Wed 22 Sept 2021

 

3.30pm to 5.30pm

 

1. SECURING ROBUST PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT AND GROWTH CONVERSATIONS

Growing a positive culture of accountability and high performance through increased empowerment, engagement and efficiencies of time and energy.

 

Wed 26 Jan 2022 3.30pm to 5.30pm 2. STAYING ON TRACK THROUGH STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP

Managing meetings, prioritization, time management, empowering your team.

Wed 18 May 2022 3.30pm to 5.30pm 3.  DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE SEF, COMPELLING VISION AND DEVELOPMENT PLAN

Leading collaboratively on the core processes of Academy improvement

Wed 22 June 2022 3.30pm to 5.30pm 4.  GROWING A POSITIVE LEADERSHIP ETHOS AND LEADERSHIP BRAND VALUES

Shaping and ‘living’ a culture of high performing leadership, true to your personal values and those of the Trust.

Date

Time

Module & Focus

Sept 16th

 

All day

 

Pupil Premium Reviewer Training

Leaders from across the Trust will come together to learn how to accurately review Pupil Premium policy/practice and identify some of the most effective approaches

Every Term

 

All day

 

Principal and Vice Principal strategic planning day

Leaders from across the Trust will come together in Secondary and Primary groups to evaluate live issues, review/amend strategic plans and share great practice

Every Month

 

TBC

 

Dixons Trust sharing good practice webinar

Through our partnership with Dixons this year SLT will have access to a monthly webinar that will share good practice from outstanding academies in the Dixons Trust. Themes to include curriculum development, SEND

Jan 4th

 

1.30pm to 4.30pm

 

SLT Trust event on embedding effective leadership behaviors

Each SLT team across the Trust has identified key behaviors to embed in order to meet the purpose of the Trust and Academy. These behaviors are evaluated each half term and this SLT event is to share practice and identify actions that will secure consistency in the lower scoring behaviors.

Over the academic year All day

 

Challenge partners with Outstanding academies

Through partnerships with great Trusts such as Dixons leaders from each academy will have opportunity to visit an outstanding academy and welcome leaders to their own academy and take part in a challenge partner style review.

July 1st 1.30pm to 5.30pm SLT Trust event on future strategic planning

Using evaluation and learning from over the year, SLT will network and support each other in developing future strategic plans to meet the 2-5 year longer term goals

Middle Leadership Development

Date

Time

Module & Focus

Wed 22 Sept 2021

 

3.30pm to 5.30pm

 

1. SECURING ROBUST PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT AND GROWTH CONVERSATIONS

Growing a positive culture of accountability and high performance through increased empowerment, engagement and efficiencies of time and energy.

 

Wed 26 Jan 2022 3.30pm to 5.30pm 2. STAYING ON TRACK THROUGH STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP

Managing meetings, prioritization, time management, empowering your team.

Wed 18 May 2022 3.30pm to 5.30pm 3.  DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE SEF, COMPELLING VISION AND DEVELOPMENT PLAN

Leading collaboratively on the core processes of Academy improvement

Wed 22 June 2022 3.30pm to 5.30pm 4.  GROWING A POSITIVE LEADERSHIP ETHOS AND LEADERSHIP BRAND VALUES

Shaping and ‘living’ a culture of high performing leadership, true to your personal values and those of the Trust.

Senior Leadership Development

Date

Time

Module & Focus

Sept 16th

 

All day

 

Pupil Premium Reviewer Training

Leaders from across the Trust will come together to learn how to accurately review Pupil Premium policy/practice and identify some of the most effective approaches

Every Term

 

All day

 

Principal and Vice Principal strategic planning day

Leaders from across the Trust will come together in Secondary and Primary groups to evaluate live issues, review/amend strategic plans and share great practice

Every Month

 

TBC

 

Dixons Trust sharing good practice webinar

Through our partnership with Dixons this year SLT will have access to a monthly webinar that will share good practice from outstanding academies in the Dixons Trust. Themes to include curriculum development, SEND

Jan 4th

 

1.30pm to 4.30pm

 

SLT Trust event on embedding effective leadership behaviors

Each SLT team across the Trust has identified key behaviors to embed in order to meet the purpose of the Trust and Academy. These behaviors are evaluated each half term and this SLT event is to share practice and identify actions that will secure consistency in the lower scoring behaviors.

Over the academic year All day

 

Challenge partners with Outstanding academies

Through partnerships with great Trusts such as Dixons leaders from each academy will have opportunity to visit an outstanding academy and welcome leaders to their own academy and take part in a challenge partner style review.

July 1st 1.30pm to 5.30pm SLT Trust event on future strategic planning

Using evaluation and learning from over the year, SLT will network and support each other in developing future strategic plans to meet the 2-5 year longer term goals

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