Date & venue: London, Tuesday 6th February, 2018.
Date & venue: Manchester, Thursday 8th February, 2018.
The day will consider the range of strategies required to effectively manage and ‘turn around’ departments and improve people management skills whilst supporting your team.
Tutor: Michael Brown
10.00am. Evaluating the department and identifying areas for improvement
understanding the importance of key documents including those for inspection
recognising causes of weakness
utilising student voice and complaints- how to encourage, assess and respond
11.00am. Morning coffee
11.15am. Turning around areas of weakness
strategies to ensure an effective and consistent experience for all learners
the importance of high expectations and discipline
utilising a range of monitoring tools to track performance, recognise underachievement and motivate learners
effective, early intervention strategies
selecting appropriate pathways for learners; recognising exceptional circumstances and balancing the needs of student and school/college
1.30pm Supporting an developing your team- getting them involved
understanding the leadership role
effective and productive meetings-observations and motivating to improve
collaboration and evolving as a team- setting the benchmark
managing your team: roles and situation including underperformance
supporting your team: understanding what they need and how you can help.
2.40pm Creating a positive environment: raising aspirations, engaging learners, and improving recruitment and progression
how to introduce STEM careers to raise aspirations
exploring enrichment and enhancement: both within and out of school/college to develop skills and engage learners
exploring strategies to improve students confidence and effort
inspiring and supporting the team to take on additional responsibilities and develop initiatives
3.45pm: Day ends
Course fee: £234(+vat)