Team Leadership 2016 - 17: 1st Group

for aspiring and developing Team Leaders Thursday 3rd November 2016

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, 80 High Street (Royal Mile), Edinburgh EH1 1TH (location map)
Date:   03/11/2016
End date:   24/01/2017
Course timings:   9.30 a.m. - 3.30 p.m. ** Registration and coffee from 9 a.m.
Cost:   £190 per 2 day course

This popular course will cover a range of topics relevant to staff considering taking on a promoted role such as a Head of Department/Head of Year/Head of House etc. with responsibility for leading a team.  

 Day 1 will consider:

  • Adopting appropriate leadership styles
  • Building and managing a team
  • Delegation and motivation
  • The first steps of change management
  • Addressing underperformance
  • Conflict management
  • Establishing a positive, learning centred culture
  • Introduction to coaching approaches 

Day 2 will take a look at Preparing for Promotion:

  • Self-evaluation – a Strengths-Focused Approach to Team Success
  • Interview preparation
  • Leadership in practice – experiences of recently promoted staff

Day 1 will be led by Edward Gildea, a highly experienced and dynamic educational consultant.  Day 2 will be led by Katie Banham of Learning to Flourish together with input from recently promoted staff in SCIS schools. 

Each group is limited to 25 places.   2 identical  parallel courses will - Group 1 and Group 2.

Delegates will be expected to attend both days of the course and will be invoiced for both.  When you register for Day 1, you will automatically be registered for Day 2.                            

Please note that it is not possible to switch between blocks. This course fills quickly and early booking is recommended. 

Please register as soon as possible - still a few places left.



Registration closed

There are still 2 or 3 places available for this Group 1.

NB  This is Group 1 - (a parallel group to Group 2 which is  running on different dates. )  Day 1 -  Thursday 3 November.   Day 2 - Thursday 25 January 2017.

Feedback from previous delegates

'Entire course really informative and will really help with my future development.'

'I have loved this course. Feel much more confident about preparing for any future interviews.'

'Time for self-reflection most welcome and something we rarely give ourselves!'