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Headteachers' Conference: Transformational Leadership

Thursday 21 March 2019

Headteachers' Conference: Transformational Leadership

8:45am Refreshments

9:15am Opening worship

9:45am Transformational Church of England school leadership expectations in the new SIAMS schedule; presentation by Liz Youngman, Assistant Diocesan Director of Education, focusing on the standards that all Church of England Headteachers and leaders are expected to fulfill

10:15am Transformational leadership of the curriculum - leading a creative approach to curriculum development, through a bespoke Day 10:10 curriculum and collaborative working with other schools; presentation by Sandy Ettridge, Co-Headteacher of Brigstock Latham’s CE Primary School, on the opportunities to design creative units of work that focus on key areas identified as needing further development

11:00am Refreshments

11:15am Transformational leadership of collaborative cross-sector school learning partnerships - the OPEN Learning Partnership involving Oundle School and Oundle CE Primary School with other local schools; presentations by Janet McMurdo, Headteacher of Oundle CE Primary School, and Gordon Montgomery, Head of Community Partnerships at Oundle School, on providing opportunities to share resources and expertise.

11:30am Transformational leadership of relationships education - a creative new approach to delivering the PSHE curriculum, devised by HeartSmart, to build character, emotional health and resilience in children; presentation by Pete Hay, Director of HeartSmart

12:15pm Lunch

1:00pm Transformational leadership of international education - a journey towards developing an international link with one of the Watoto schools in Kampala, Uganda; presentation by Joanne Lloyd-Williams, Headteacher of Finedon Infant School and Finedon Mulso CE Junior School, on the link that has been made and developed since 2012

1:15pm Transformational leadership of social justice education - ending modern slavery through empowering children; presentation by Phil Knight, Founder of Just Enough UK, on this charity that visits schools across the UK

2:00pm Refreshments

2:15pm Transformational leadership of marketing and pupil recruitment on a shoe-string - a practical approach to improving marketing and pupil recruitment on a very limited budget; presentation by Nicola Fountain, Headteacher of Rothersthorpe CE Primary School

2:30pm Transformational leadership of governance - a practical approach to getting your governing body in shape, so that they can help provide outstanding school leadership; presentation by Peter French, Deputy Diocesan Director of Education, on how to ensure governors help and support in transforming the leadership of the school

Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive, Kettering NN15 6PB




Thursday 21 March 2019


08:45am - 03:15pm


Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive, Kettering NN15 6PB

Entry details:

Up to 2 places per school. PDET and Gold SLA level DBE Schools:  Free Silver SLA level DBE Schools:  £120 Bronze SLA level DBE schools:  £180 DBE schools with no SLA:  £240   £30 charge made for non-attendance with prior notice, or those who cancel on the day

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