Thinking about your new headship?

Services for Education have developed a programme to support those new to Headship with those parts of the job which may not have been addressed through traditional career pathways.

The Successful Head Teacher: Essential Business Skills is a programme specifically designed for new, recently appointed or aspiring head teachers. This two year programme provides all the knowledge, skills and support participants need in areas not covered by other head teacher professional development opportunities. The programme will provide participants with key knowledge and skills in:

  • People
  • Finance
  • Legal
  • Health and Safety
  • Estate Management
  • Resource Management

Benefits include:

  • Membership of the Institute of Leadership and Management with access to a range of resources
  • A minimum of 6 days face-to-face input in year one
  • Extensive peer network support plus visits to G1 schools
  • Invitation to bespoke events with keynote speakers
  • Coaching and support in Year 2

For more information click the link below or email

The Successful Head teacher – Essential Business Skills